Thomas Gaillat is a lecturer in corpus linguistics and a teacher of English for specific purposes. He is part of the CORLI steering committee.
Tour de CLARIN: France
The French Knowledge Centre CORLI for Corpora, Languages and Interaction is a a certified CLARIN K-centre that functions as an interactive online platform which centralizes and provides cross-border access to knowledge through both proactive and reactive services.
One of the most prominent CLARIN-FR resources is the CoLaJE corpus, which pieces together the emergence and development of communication and language in young children, using an interdisciplinary and multimodal approach.
The COCOON platform of CLARIN-FR is aimed at individual researchers and research teams in the humanities and social sciences for the management of their digital oral resources. It combines the functionalities of a data repository, archive and discovery portal.
France has been an observer of CLARIN since 2017.