Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands

Ninth CLIN Meeting

Friday, 11 December, 1998
Centre for Computational Linguistics
University of Leuven

CLIF and the Centre for Computational Linguistics of the University of Leuven are happy to announce the ninth CLIN meeting, which will be hosted by the Centre for Computational Linguistics of the University of Leuven. The local organisers of this year's meeting are Frank Van Eynde, Ness Schelkens and Ineke Schuurman.

The meeting will take place in the Faculty of Arts, University of Leuven (Blijde-Inkomststraat 21, 3000 Leuven). The default languages of the conference will be Dutch and English.

The invited speaker of CLIN 98 is

Erhard Hinrichs
Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen

ConTroll: A grammar development platform for HPSG grammars and its application to an HPSG fragment of German

A list of accepted papers, together with all abstracts and a timetable, is available.
We intend to produce a volume of the proceedings of CLIN 98 before CLIN 99 ( a statement of intent for the authors is to be found here!) before CLIN 99. Papers for these proceedings will have to be written in English; they will be reviewed by a committee to be appointed in due time.

Note that the day before (i.e. 10 December) a colloquium on Taal- en Spraaktechnologie will take place. You're all invited to participate! The official language for this event is Dutch.


Preregistration for CLIN 98 is necessary. Please register before December 1, 1998.
The registration fee is BFr. 1.000, payable upon arrival at the registration desk (cash only).

This fee includes lunch (warm meal!), coffee/tea, drinks, and a copy of last year's CLIN Proceedings (CLIN 97 was held in Nijmegen).

You can register by sending us an e-mail (clin98@ccl.kuleuven.ac.be) with the following information:

Name (first and last)
Postal Address
Email Address

Information with respect to accommodation, public transport, map of Leuven, etc.