Welcome to the Israeli Seminar on Computational Linguistics (ISCOL) 2013


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ISCOL will be held on Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 under the auspices of the Lynne and William Frankel Center for Computer Science at BGU.

Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing (NLP) are active research fields in Israel today, as well as popular areas of activity in industry. The Israeli Seminar on Computational Linguistics is a venue for exchanging ideas, reporting on work in progress as well as established results, forming extramural cooperation and advancing the collaboration between academia and industry.

ISCOL 2013 will feature three keynote speakers: Dr. Fadi Biadsy from Google Research New York, Dr. Guy Hoffman from IDC and Dr. Yoelle Maarek from Yahoo! Labs (see program).

Researchers from Academia and Industry as well as graduate and undergraduate students are welcome to attend the seminar. Participation is free.

Best Student Paper Award including a prize of 1,000 NIS to be divided between the two best student presentations (Talk / Poster).

We are accepting student poster submissions up to June 20th.

Past Meetings:

ISCOL 2011 (BIU)
ISCOL 2010 (TAU)
ISCOL site

For additional information please contact: iscol2013@gmail.com

Come to BGU twice in the same week: the Israeli Bioinformatics Conference will be held the next day on Thursday, June 27th.
Keynote speaker is Isaac Kohane - a world leader in Medical-Informatics and Bioinformatics including in Text-Mining and NLP applications in these fields.

Hosted by the BGU NLP Lab.

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