INLG 2012: invited speakers, updated CFP, submission information for long and short papers (deadline Feb 10, 2012)

Abbreviated Title: 
INLG 2012
Call for Papers
Submission Deadline: 
10 Feb 2012
Event Dates: 
30 May 2012 - 1 Jun 2012
Location: 
Starved Rock State Park
City: 
Utica
State: 
IL
Country: 
USA
Contact: 
Barbara Di Eugenio
Contact: 
Susan McRoy
Contact Email: 
bdieugen [at] uic [dot] edu
Contact Email: 
mcroy [at] tigger [dot] cs [dot] uwm [dot] edu

INLG 2012, the 7th International Conference on Natural Language Generation, will take place at Starved Rock State Park, Utica, IL, May 30-June 1, 2012.

Further details on the program, an updated CFP with submission
information and downloadable style files, and the full program
committee is now available at the conference web site

http://nlp.cs.uic.edu/inlg2012/

Highlights:

1. Invited speakers: Kathy McCoy, University of Delaware; and James Lester,
North Carolina State University

2. Submission web site: https://www.softconf.com/c/inlg2012/

Long/short paper submission deadline: Feb 10, 2012 (Fri)
Demo submission deadline: Mar 7, 2012 (Weds)
Notification of acceptance (all types): Mar 28, 2012 (Weds)
Final paper submission (all types): Apr 22, 2012 (Sun)

3. Active topics of interest include:

Affect/emotion generation
Architecture of generators
Content planning
Discourse models
Embodied generation
Evaluation of NLG systems
Generation and summarization
Lexicalization
Multilingual NLG
Multimedia or multimodal generation
NLG for real-world applications
NLG in linguistically motivated frameworks
Planning and NLG
Question Generation
Referring expression generation
Statistical processing for NLG
Surface realization
Use of ontologies in NLG

Barbara Di Eugenio and Susan McRoy
Co-Chairs, INLG 2012