Eighth Conference on Hungarian Computational Linguistics (MSZNY 2011)
December 1-2, 2011, Szeged, Hungary
The Conference on Hungarian Computational Linguistics was organised for the first time in Hungary in 2003. The founder of the conference series and also the host of the event is the University of Szeged, Department of Informatics. The main aim of the conference is to provide a forum for the presentation of the most recent results and achievements of research and development activities conducted in the field. Student projects and industrial application of the results are also encouraged to be presented. Submitted papers are expected to present new ideas and describe explicitly the value that adds to earlier state-of-the-art of Hungarian language technologies.
The Programme Committee of the conference includes renowned professors of computer science and linguistics, such as:
Gábor ALBERTI, Head of the Department of Linguistics at the University of Pécs
János CSIRIK, Head of the Department of Computer Algorithms and Artificial Intelligence at the University of Szeged
Géza GORDOS, Head of the Department of Telecommunications and Media Informatics at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (http://www.tmit.bme.hu/member/gordos!eng)
János LÁSZLÓ, Head of the Department of Socio-linguistics at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (http://www.mtapi.hu/laszloj)
Gábor PRÓSZÉKY, CEO of MorphoLogic Ltd. Budapest (http://www.morphologic.hu/h_pg.htm)
Tibor VÁMOS, Chairman of Board of the Computer and Automation Research Institute at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (http://www.sztaki.hu/~vamos/vamoshun.htm)
Tamás VÁRADI, Head of the Department of Corpus Linguistics of the Research Institute for Linguistics at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (http://www.nytud.hu/oszt/korpusz/varadi)
Apart from delivering the most up-to-date information about the work conducted in the field, the event provides an excellent opportunity to build partnerships and discuss related questions with other professionals in person.