Information letter №1
the Department of Mathematical Linguistics, Faculty of Philology, St. Petersburg State University, jointly with the Institute for Linguistic Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Department OF Educational Technology in Philology, Faculty of Philology, Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia
are pleased to invite you to the International Conference «Corpora-2017»
The Conference will be held in St. Petersburg, from the 27th to 30th of June 2017
The Conference is intended to cover a wide range of issues in Corpus Linguistics, of either theoretical or practical significance.
The main topics of the Conference will include corpora representativeness and source selection, linguistic and extra linguistic annotation of texts in corpora, and many other issues of corpus linguistics. We will discuss the use of corpora in linguistic research and the design of technical tools such as systems of term extraction and linguistics search engines, i.e. corpus managers, providing user-friendly interface. An important aim of this Conference is to coordinate of various projects in corpus linguistics in Russia, as well as to formulate standards in corpus linguistics. The results of the Conference will be summarized at the round-table discussion open for every interested attendee.
Participation in the conference
Applicants should register their interest in attending the Conference by submitting full or short papers by the 10th of March 2017
Notice of acceptance will be sent to authors by the 15th of April 2017
Camera-ready papers should be presented by the 1st of May 2017
In course of review procedure preference will be given to papers fully corresponding to Conference topics and being of much interest as regards corpora development and use and Formatting guidelines
The Proceedings will be published by the beginning of the Conference. The Proceedings will be indexed in the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI) and published on the Online Research Library website.
Citizens of the Russian Federation: 3000 rub
Foreign participants: 80 euro
50% discount is provided for undergraduate and postgraduate students
The payment of the registration fees covers conference package, coffee breaks and publishing of the Proceedings.
Conference languages: English, Russian.