The Third Midwest Computational Linguistics Colloquium
Call for Papers
The Language and Speech
Program at The University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce the third meeting of the Midwest
Computational Linguistics Colloquium (MCLC). This colloquium offers a less
formal forum for computational linguistics researchers to get together and
present ideas and work. It is intended to be primarily for researchers from
the Midwest region, but applications from all regions are welcome.
The MCLC meeting is hosted by the Departments of
Computer Science and
The University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign at its home, the
Siebel Center for Computer
Interested researchers should submit a 2-page extended abstract (including
references) using the
- The abstract should be anonymous.
Abstracts should be submitted using the online upload
form no later than April 14, 2006. The abstract should be attached as a
Each abstract will be reviewed by at least two reviewers. The major
criteria of evaluation will be the originality, soundness, and clarity of the
research idea presented and the relevance of the topic to the colloquium.
Authors of accepted abstracts will be invited (but not required) to
submit a 4-8 page full paper using the ACL style files for the
proceedings, which will be distributed in a CD. Copyright of a
submitted paper remains with the author(s).
Registration will be free, but there will be a small fee for the CD
- Abstract submission deadline: April 14, 2006
- Notification of acceptance: April 28, 2006
- Final papers due: May 15, 2006
- Colloquium: May 20-21, 2006
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