Language Technologies 2001:
2nd Meeting of the North American Chapter
of the
Association for Computational Linguistics

June 2-7, 2001

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh,

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Demonstrations Chair: Ronnie W. Smith (East Carolina University)

The NAACL 2001 Program Committee invites proposals for the Demonstrations Program. This program is primarily to encourage the early exhibition of
research prototypes, but interesting mature systems are also eligible (commercial sales and marketing activities are not appropriate in the Demonstration program, and should be arranged as part of the NAACL 2001 Exhibit Program)

Areas of Interest

We would like to encourage the submission of proposals for demonstrations of software related to any areas of computational linguistics. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

Format for Submission

Demo Proposals consist of the following parts, which should all be sent to the Demo Chair (electronic submissions preferred).

Submissions Procedure

Proposals should be submitted by March 2, to the NAACL-2001 Demonstrations Chair. Please submit your proposals and any inquiries to:

Ronnie W. Smith
Department of Computer Science
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC 27858 USA
phone: +1 (252) 328-1906
fax: +1 (252) 328-6414

Submissions will be evaluated on the basis of their relevance to computational linguistics, innovation, scientific contribution, presentation, and user friendliness, as well as potential logistical constraints.

Other Details

Further details on the timing and format for the demonstrations sessions will be determined and provided at a later date.

Important Dates

Submission Deadline for Demo Proposal: 2 March 2001
Notification : 26 March 2001
Conference Dates: 2-7 June 2001

Author: Ronnie Smith, 2001