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. This year’s event follows the first edition, which took in 2016 at FBK (Fondazione Bruno Kessler), in Trento.

The event is organized by the Doctoral School of Linguistic Sciences of the University of Bergamo-Pavia in collaboration with Fondazione Bruno Kessler,  with the endorsement of AILC, the Italian Association of Computational Linguistics.

We invite students and all those interested in computational linguistics to participate. Participation is free but subject to registration.

For more information and for registration please visit the event website.


Below is the schedule:

May 4, 2017 – classroom L2 – Palace St. Thomas, University of Pavia

  • 10:45 Opening session: Elisabetta Jezek (University of Pavia)
  • 11:00 to 13:00 Tutorial 1: Data Annotation for NLP Tasks, Bernardo Magnini (Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Trento)
  • 14:30 to 16:30 Tutorial 2: Morphological Analysis, POS-tagging and Lemmatisation, Fabio Tamburini (University of Bologna)
  • 16:45 to 17:45 Students presentations

May 5, 2017 – classroom L5 – Palace St. Thomas, University of Pavia

  • 9:30 to 11:30 Tutorial 3: Discourse and Dialogue, Matthew Purver (Queen Mary University of London)
  • 11:45 to 12:45 Students presentations
  • 14:00 to 16:00 Tutorial 4: An old Artificial Intelligence dream that comes true: Merging language and vision modalities, Raffaella Bernardi (University of Trento)
  • 16:00 to 16:30 Closing remarks