In the framework of the EVALITA 2020 the Ghigliottin-AI task was organized. Ghigliottin-AI is the new edition of the NLP4FUN task organized for the fisrt time for EVALITA 2018, and its main aim is to be a competition open to Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems able to solve "La Ghigliottina” game.
On the 22nd and 23rd October, in the context of the 18th edition of the Genova Popular Science Festival, AILC successfully presented the dissemination workshop "Il linguaggio di Siri” (The language of Siri). The (online) workshop was attended by 5 classes from high schools from Genoa and its surroundings, for a total of about 150 people, including students and teachers.
The 2020 edition of the Lectures on Computational Linguistics of the Italian Association of Computational Linguistics scheduled for the 6th-8th of May at the University of Rome "Tor Vergata" has been postponed to a date to be determined.
As part of the XVII edition of the "Bergamo Scienza" scientific dissemination festival, AILC organized the "Do not say málvísindi if you do not have it in the bag" workshop, aimed at boys and girls from the eigth grade upwards, to approach them to (computational) linguistics.
The 57th edition of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2019) will take place in Florence from July 28th to August 2nd, 2019.
With the beginning of 2017 AILC inaugurates the new website. If the website is the business card of the association, then AILC is very well presented. The new website is elegant, informative and easy to navigate, and its colors evoke the roots of the Italian community.
CLiC-it 2017, the fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics, will take place in Rome from December 11th to 13th 2017.