James Pustejovsky's Talk
It takes place in room S4, 3rd floor, on Friday, October 7, at 10:40 a.m.
J. Pustejovsky introduces Multimodal Semantic Simulation, a rich formal model of events and their participants, as well as a modeling language for constructing 3D visualizations of objects and events denoted by natural language expressions.
Grammar and Lexicon
New issue no.106
The October issue of The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics features the pros and cons of Argument–Adjunct Distinction in FGD, and brings new insights in the fields of Machine Translasion, Lexicography and Word alignment.
Manuscripts with unpublished linguistics results and contributions to future issues are welcome, see the guidelines.
Better Medical Search
ÚFAL enabled multi-lingual search as a part of the KConnect iniciative where we work together with health care providers and commercial organisations to explore the use of NLP in the medical domain.
Multi-lingual search is available in French, German or Czech, with more languages due in the next 6-12 months.
Introducing Lucie Poláková
Concerning discourse-oriented research, I'm the MC member for the Czech Republic in the European COST TextLink Action.
I have contributed to Discourse and Coherence: From Sentence Structure to Relations in Text.