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Best Paper Award at COLING 2018

The paper “Distinguishing affixoid formations from compounds” by Josef Ruppenhofer, Michael Wiegand, Rebecca Wilm and Katja Markert  received the Best Paper Award in the category “Best linguistic analysis” at COLING 2018 , which will take place in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

The paper will be presented on Friday, August 24, 2018 (see COLING 2018 – Conference program).

We congratulate the authors for their excellent work.



LiMo at the Digital-Summit 2017 (Digital-Gipfel 2017)

The annual IT summit, for the first time under the name Digital-Gipfel 2017, will take place on June 12th and 13th, 2017 in the Rhein-Neckar Metropolitan Region. It aims to provide and promote a platform for information exchange and cooperation across politics, economy, science and society in the era  of digital changes.

The LiMo Project will be presented on the exchange platform of Digital-Gipfel 2017: see link.

Workshop on the IGGSA 2016

On September 22nd 2016, the second workshop of IGGSA (Interest Group on German Sentiment Analysis) on the STEPS shared task took place, collocated with the Conference on Natural Language Processing (KONVENS 2016) in Bochum.  The workshop was organized by Josef Ruppenhofer (LiMo member), Julia Maria Struß and Michael Wiegand with the aim to further and strengthen the research activities in the field of annotation and targeted information extraction from German-language political speeches.

Further information on the event can be found via the link: IGGSA Shared Task on Source and Target Extraction from Political Speeches.