SIGHAN Home Page
SIGHAN, a Special Interest Group of the
Computational Linguistics, provides an umbrella for researchers in
industry and academia working in various aspects of Chinese Language
|| The SIGHAN election has now closed. The slate of nominees has been unanimously approved. Thank you to all who participated.
||The 7th SIGHAN Workshop on Chinese Language Processing (SIGHAN-7) was held in conjunction with IJCNLP2013 on October 14 in Nagoya, Japan. The
program and other information may be found at here or Chinese Spelling Check Bakeoff was also
held with more than 10 papers presenting results.
|| The Second CIPS-SIGHAN Joint Conference on Chinese Language Processing was held December 20-21, 2012 in Tianjin, China. Results for the Chinese Language Processing Bakeoffs in Micro-blog word segmentation, Chinese personal name disambiguation, and parsing were presented.
||The SIGHAN elections have finished, and the new slate of officers
(listed below) has been overwhelmingly approved.
|| The First CIPS-SIGHAN Joint Conference on Chinese Language Processing was held August 28-29, 2010 in Beijing, China. Results for the Fifth Chinese Language Processing Bakeoff were presented.
||The Fourth SIGHAN bakeoff has been completed. Information is available at the bakeoff site. Results have been reported at the Sixth SIGHAN Workshop.
||The data and results for the 2nd International Chinese Word Segmentation Bakeoff are now available for non-commercial use.
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||A new open mailing list, SIGHAN-discussion, has been created to foster discussion of CLP issues.
|Chair||ZONG Chengqing||Chinese Academy of Science||cqzong at nlpr dot ia dot ac dot cn|
|Vice-Chair/Chair-elect||Min ZHANG||Institute for Infocomm Research||mzhang at i2r dot a-star dot edu dot sg|
|Secretary/Web Master||Gina-Anne LEVOW||University of Washington||levow at uw dot edu|
|Treasurer||Nianwen XUE||Brandeis University || xuen at brandeis dot edu|
|China||Wanxiang Che||Harbin Institute of Technology|
|Yang Liu||Tsinghua University|
|Hong Kong SAR||Wenjie LI||The Hong Kong Polytechnic University|
|Singapore||Yue ZHANG||Singapore University of Technology and Design|
|Taiwan||Lun-Wei KU||Academia Sinica|
|Liang-Chih YU||Yuan Ze University|
|United States||Vincent NG||University of Texas at Dallas|
The roles of the officers are laid out in the
levow at cs.uchicago.edu
April 18, 2013 11:30:00.