This year, in connection with its annual conference (CLiC-it), for the first time AILC introduced a prize for the best master thesis in computational linguistics defended at an Italian University, which was awarded to Alessio Miaschi, from Università di Pisa.
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.
To recognise excellence in student research, AILC has introduced an award for the best MA thesis in Computational Linguistics and its applications defended at an Italian university. The prize will be awarded, this year for the first time, in the context of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017), to be held in Rome, December 11-13 2017.
Lectures on Computational Linguistics 2017 is a two-day event featuring tutorials on foundational topics in Computational Linguistics to be held at the University of Pavia on May, 4-5 2017.
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.
Coling 2016, the 26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, took place in Osaka from 11th to 16th december 2016. This edition reached a record in terms of number of submissions and participants, thus confirming the high degree of interest in computational linguistics on the landscape of international research.
The third edition of CliC-it, the Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics, and the fifth edition of EVALITA, the evaluation campaign of language technologies for Italian, which took place in Naples, were a success.