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Conferences organized by LYS Group

CERI 2014, The 3rd Spanish Conference on Information Retrieval

LATA 2012, The 6th International Conference on Language and Automata Theory and Applications

Collocations Track at MTT 2011, Fifth International Conference on Meaning-Text Theory

iNEWS 2008, 2nd ACM International Workshop on Improving Non English Web Searching (conjuntamente con ACM CIKM 2008)

iNEWS 2007, ACM SIGIR 2007 workshop on Improving Web retrieval for non-English queries

Invited talks by members of LYS Group

Invited talk by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez entitled Rich linguistic processing for multilingual opinion mining, Friday 19 May 2017, Computer Science Department of IT University of Copenhagen (Denmark)

Invited talk by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez entitled Dynamic oracles and non-monotonicity for unrestricted non-projective dependency parsing, Wednesday 17 May 2017, NLP Copenhagen Meetup, IT University of Copenhagen (Denmark)

Invited talk by Margarita Alonso-Ramos entitled From corpus-driven lexicography toward lexically-driven corpus: Spanish collocations at IXA Seminars, Tuesday 17 January 2017, Faculty of Informatics of the University of Basque Country at San Sebastián (Spain)

Invited talk by Margarita Alonso-Ramos entitled The role of corpus in learning collocations: corpus of learners and corpus to learn at the International Seminar on Corpus Applications, Wednesday 18 May 2016, 11:30, University of Barcelona (Spain)

Invited talk by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez entitled Rich Linguistic Processing for Opinion Mining on Twitter, Wednesday 2 July 2014 at Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf (Germany)

Invited talk by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez entitled Using Buffer Transitions to Improve the Accuracy of Transition-Based Dependency Parsers, Friday 27 September 2013, at the Department of Information Systems Technology and Design of Singapore University of Technology and Design

Invited talk by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez entitled Using Undirected Graphs for Transition-Based Dependency Parsing, Tuesday 19 July 2011 at Centro de Informática e Tecnologias da Informação of Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Invited talk by Jesús Vilares entitled Using character n-grams as processing units in Tolerant Retrieval and Cross-Language IR, Tuesday 19 July 2011 at Centro de Informática e Tecnologias da Informação of Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal)

Invited talk by Margarita Alonso-Ramos entitled Lexicographical treatment of collocations, Friday 15 October 2010, at Institut d'Estudis Catalans (Barcelona, Spain)

Invited talk by Margarita Alonso-Ramos entitled Collocational Resources: Dictionaries and Corpora, Wednesday 9 June 2010, at the Scuola Dottorale of Università per Stranieri di Siena (Italy)

Invited talk by Nancy Vázquez entitled Research on the particles of a Spanish-Philippine Creole language: the chabacano ("a little Spanish"), Friday 21 May 2010, at the Faculty of Philology of University of Valencia (Spain)

Invited talk by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez entitled Mildly Non-Projective Dependency Parsing: Algorithm and Applications, Friday 29 May 2009, at the NLIP Seminar Series of the Cambridge Computer Laboratory (William Gates Building) of University of Cambridge

Invited talk by Margarita Alonso-Ramos entitled Collocations and Lexical Ressources for Natural Language Processing, Thursday 1 February 2007, at the Computer Science Department of Columbia University (New York, USA)

Invited talk by Jesús Vilares entitled From multiwords to distances: dealing with syntax in IR, Tuesday 14 November 2006, at the School of Computing Science of University of Glasgow (United Kingdom)

Invited talk by Jesús Vilares entitled Parsing-based vs. locality-based approaches for European Text Retrieval, Wednesday 18 October 2006, at the Information School of University of Sheffield (United Kingdom)

Invited talk by Jesús Vilares entitled Managing Syntactic Variation in IR: Spanish as a Case in Point, Thursday 5 October 2006, at the Information Retrieval Group of the School of Computing and Technology of University of Sunderland (United Kingdom)

Invited talk by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez entitled Compilation of parsing schemata, Monday 11 September 2006, at the Grupo de Sintaxis del Español of the Facultad de Filología of Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (Spain)

Invited talk by Jesús Vilares entitled Dealing with Syntactic Variation in Spanish IR, Friday 3 June 2005, at the Laboratorio de Modelaçao de Agentes-LabMAg of Departamento de Informática of Faculdade de Ciencias of Universidade de Lisboa

Seminars and other events by LYS Group

Ph.D. defense by David Vilares, supervised by Miguel A. Alonso and Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez, Wednesday 21 June 2017, 10:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Ph.D. defense by María Concepción Bao, co-supervised by Nancy Vázquez, Thrusday 6 April 2017, Graduation Room of Faculty of Philology

Talk by Rita Juknevičienė (University of Vilnius, Lithuania) entitled Testing and assessing the productive skills: speaking and writing, Friday 31 March 2017, 10:00 am, Graduation Room of Faculty of Philology (announcement)

Visit of Anssi Yli-Jyrä (University of Helsinki) from 1 to 5 November 2016. Among other activities, he gave a talk entitled Towards a language theory of multistrings with relevance to linguistic structures and semantics, Friday 4 November 2016, 12:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (cartel)

Press conference by Carlos Gómez Rodríguez, Friday 2 September 2016 11:00am, in the Rectory of the University of A Coruña in order to present jointly with the Provost the research project FASTPARSE, awarded with a ERC Starting Grant. The event was mentioned in several media, such as La Voz de Galicia, La Opinión de A Coruña (also here), El Ideal Gallego, El Correo Gallego (also here), Faro de Vigo, GCiencia, Código Cero, Galicia Condidencial, NoticiasPress, Lainformacion.com, COPE (also here), V Televisión, etc.

Ph.D. defense by Orsolya Vincze, supervised by Margarita Alonso-Ramos, Friday 18 December 2015, 11:00, Graduation Room of Faculty of Philology

Ph.D. defense by Daniel Fernández-González, co-supervised by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez, Tuesday 3 November 2015, 11:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Talk by Antonio Ávila (Universidad de Málaga, Spain) entitled What makes linguistics interesting?, Wednesday 28 october 2015, 13:00, Room 2.7 of the Faculty of Philology

Workshop on Spanish Learner Corpus Research, organized by LyS Group, Tuesday 14h July 2015, Faculty of Philology (programme)

Talk by Mike Thelwall (University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom) entitled Sentiment Analysis for Social Web Texts: The SentiStrength Approach, Friday 22 May 2015, 12:00, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Ph.D. defense by M. Belén Donís, co-supervised by Nancy Vázquez, Friday 12 December 2014, 11:00, Graduation Room of the Faculty of Philology (announcement)

Visit of Leonardo Campillos (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) from 27 to 29 October 2014. Among other activities, he gave a talk entitled What characterizes the interlingua of non-native spoken Spanish? Analysis from a spoken corpus of Spanish as a foreign language, Wednesday 29 October 2014, 12:00, Room 2.2 of the Faculty of Philology (announcement)

Talk by Yue Zhang (Singapore University of Technology and Design) entitled Joint word segmentation, POS-tagging and parsing of Chinese using word structure annotations and a shift-reduce algorithm, Friday 2 May 2014, 17:00, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Talk and seminar by Igor Mel’čuk (Université de Montréal), Tuesday 29 abril 2014, Faculty of Philology (announcement):

Seminar on Dependency Parsing, Friday 18 October 2013, Graduation Room of the Faculty of Informatics (announcement):

LYS Group participates in the exhibition "The University with the industry" which can be seen in Plaza de la Constitución in Ferrol from October 29 to November 18, 2012

Talk by Serge Verlinde (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium) entitled Lexical error correction: yes, but how?, Thursday 18 october 2012, 11:00, Carballo Calero Room of the Faculty of Philology

Talk by Éric de la Clergerie (INRIA Rocquencourt, Francia) entitled Desiging and improving FRMG, a wide coverage French meta-grammar, Tuesday 9 October 2012, 18:00, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics

Ph.D. defense by Milagros Fernández, Tuesday 9 October 2012, 10:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

LYS Group participates in the exhibition "The University with the industry" which can be seen in Los Cantones of A Coruña from October 2 to October 21, 2012 (picture)

Seminar on Dependency parsing, Friday 15 June 2012, room 2.1a of the Faculty of Informatics (announcement):

Seminar on Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing, Wednesday 2 May 2012, Graduation Room of the Faculty of Informatics (announcement):

LATA 2012, 6th International Conference on Language and Automata Theory and Applications, was held on March 5-9, 2012 at the Faculty de Informatics of A Coruña, with participants from Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and USA. There were three invited conferences by Eugene Asarin (Université Paris Diderot and CNRS, France), Bernard Boigelot (Université de Liège, Belgium) and Jack H. Lutz (Iowa State University, USA) and two tutorials by Gilles Dowek (INRIA, France) y Rod Downey (Victoria University, New Zealand). The event was mentioned in the media La Voz de Galicia, La Opinión de A Coruña, Código Cero, Finanzas.

Talk by José Coch (Lingway, France) entitled Cálculo automático de la tonalidad de opiniones en Internet. Descripción, evaluación de calidad, programa de trabajo, Wednesday 28 September 2011, 11:00, room S4.1 of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Talk by John I. Tait (Information Retrieval Facility, Austria) entitled Patent Information Access: a problem and opportunity for IR, IE and MT, Tuesday 20 September 2011, 11:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Talk by Michael P. Oakes (University of Sunderland, UK) entitled Quantitative Methods in Corpus-Based Translation Studies, Tuesday 20 September 2011, 10:00, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Seminar on Treebank Annotation by Leo Wanner and Simon Mille (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain), 13-14 December 2010, Faculty of Philology

Ph.D. defense by Marta Rebolledo Lemus, Wednesday 17 November 2010, 10:30, Faculty of Philology

Seminar on Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval, Tuesday 21 september 2010, Graduation Room of the Faculty of Informatics (announcement):

The book Parsing Schemata for Practical Text Analysis by Carlos Gómez-Rodríguez (Imperial College Press, ISBN 978-1-84816-560-1) was published by August 28, 2010. You can buy this book at Amazon.com, Barnes&Noble and other on-line book stores.

The Seminar on Corpus Linguistics organized by Rede_Corpus, the Galician Network on Corpus Linguistics, in which the University of Corunna is represented by the LYS Group, was held in Santiago de Compostela from 8 to 9 July 2010

Ph.D. defense by Fco. Mario Barcala, co-supervised by Jorge Graña, Friday 12 February 2010, 11:00, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Talk by Igor Boguslavsky (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and Russian Academy of Sciences) entitled Machine translation: what is it and how is it done?, Wednesday, 2 December 2009, 12:30, classroom 2.7, Faculty of Philology (announcement)

Ph.D. defense by Carlos Gómez Rodríguez, Friday 5 June 2009, 11:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement). The relevance of the work was remarked in several newspapers, such as ABC, La Voz de Galicia and El Ideal Gallego, among others

Talk by Jose Ramom Pichel (imaxin|software) entitled Tecnoloxía lingüística: unha aposta estratéxica desde imaxin software, Monday 3 december 2007, 16:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Talk by Éric de la Clergerie (INRIA Rocquencourt, France) entitled From meta-grammars to factorized grammars, Wednesday 15 March 2006, 11:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)

Talk by Michael P. Oakes (University of Sunderland, UK) entitled Regular Sound Changes for Cross-Language Information Retrieval, Tuesday 14 March 2006,11:30, Graduation Room of Faculty of Informatics (announcement)