Erjavec, Tomaž



Research Interests

  • Language technologies for Slovene
  • Text corpora and other language resources
  • Standardisation of text encoding
  • Digital humanities
  • Machine learning methods for natural language
  • Computational morphology


Functions

  • National coordinator of CLARIN.SI (2014-)
  • Editorial board member:
  • Founding president of SDJT, the Slovenian Language Technologies Society (1998-2005)
  • Programme Committee Chair of ESSLLI 2007, the 19th European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information
  • Council member of the Text Encoding Initiative Consortium (2001-2003)
  • Advisory board member of EACL, the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (1998-2002)
  • Program committee member of:
    2015
    • Slovko 2015: 8th International Conference NLP, Corpus Linguistics, Lexicography October 21-23, 2015, Bratislava.
    • ConSOLE XXIII: 23rd Conference of the Student Organization of Linguistics in Europe
      January 7-9, 2015, Paris.
      (Invited speaker)
    2014
    • TLT 2014: The 13th International Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories
      December 12-13, 2014, Tübingen
    • EMNLP 2014: Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing
      October 25–29, 2014, Doha, Qatar
      (Chair for track "Phonology, morphology and segmentation")
      • LT4CloseLang 2014: Language Technology for Closely Related Languages and Language Variants
    • CoLing Workshops:
      • VarDial 2014: Workshop on Applying NLP Tools to Similar Languages, Varieties and Dialects
        August 23rd, 2014
      • LAW VIII: The 8th Linguistic Annotation Workshop
        August 23-24, 2014, Dublin
    • LREC 2014: 9th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference
      May 26-31, 2014, Reykjavik
      • LDL 2014: 3rd Workshop on Linked Data in Linguistics: Multilingual Knowledge Resources and Natural Language Processing
      • CMLC-2: Challenges in the management of large corpora
    • DATeCH 2014: Digital Access to Textual Cultural Heritage
      May 19-20, 2014, Madrid
    • MWE 2014: 10th Workshop on Multiword Expressions, EACL 2014
      April 26-27, 2014, Gothenburg
    • CICLing 2014: 15th International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics
      April 6–12, 2014, Kathmandu
    2013
    • IJCNLP 2013: 6th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing
      October 14-18, 2013, Nagoya, Japan
    • ACL 2013: 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics
      August 4-9, 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria
      (co-chair of track "NLP for the languages of Central and Eastern Europe and the Balkans")
    • BSNLP 2013: The 4th Biennial International Workshop on Balto-Slavic Natural Language Processing
      August 8, 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria
    • LAW VII & ID: The 7th Linguistic Annotation Workshop & Interoperability with Discourse
      August 8-9, 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria
    • ITI 2013: 35th International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces
      June 24-27, 2013, Cavtat / Dubrovnik
    • LP & IIS 2013: International Conference "Language Processing and Intelligent Information Systems"
      17 - 18 June 2013, Warsaw
    • NoDaLiDa 2013: The 19th Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics
      May 22 - 24, 2013, Oslo
    2012
    • COLING 2012: 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics
      December 8-15 2012 September, Mumbai
    • FASSBL-8: Formal Approaches to South Slavic and Balkan Languages
      Sept. 19-21 2012, Dubrovnik
    • CLoBL 2012: Workshop on Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing of Balkan Languages
      at the 5th Balkan Conference in Informatics
      Sept. 16-20, 2012, Novi Sad
    • LAW 2012: The 6th Linguistic Annotation Workshop
      at the ACL 2012
      July 8-14, 2012, Jeju
    • ITI 2012: 34th International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces
      June 25-28, 2012, Cavtat / Dubrovnik
    • LREC 2012: Eight international conference on Language Resources and Evaluation
      23-25 May 2012, Istambul
    • EACL 2012: 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for computational Linguistics
      23 - 27 April 2012, Avignon
    2011
    • EPIA 2011: 15th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence
      October 10-13, 2011 – Lisbon
    • BSNLP 2011: Third International Workshop on Balto-Slavonic Natural Language Processing 2011
      September 5, 2011 – Plzeň
    • WoLeR 2011: ESSLLI Workshop on Lexical Resources
      August 1-5, 2011 – Ljubljana, Slovenia
    • ACL-HLT 2011: The 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies
      Portland, Oregon, USA, June 19-24, 2011
    • LAW 2011: 5th Linguistic Annotation Workshop
      Portland, Oregon, USA, June 23-24, 2011
    2010
    • TEI 2010: The 2010 Conference and Members’ Meeting of the Text Encoding Initiative Consortium
      November 8-14 2010, Zadar, Croatia
    • ACM CIKM 2010: The 19th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management
      October 26-30, 2010 Toronto, Canada
    • EMNLP 2010: Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing
      October 9-11, 2010 — MIT, Massachusetts, USA.
    • ACL 2010: 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics
      11 - 16 July, 2010, Uppsala, Sweden
    • LAW IV: The Fourth Linguistic Annotation Workshop
      15 - 16 July, 2010, Uppsala, Sweden
    • LREC 2010: Seventh international conference on Language Resources and Evaluation
      19-21 May 2010, La Valleta, Malta
    • LREC Workshop: Exploitation of Multilingual Resources and Tools for Central and (South-) Eastern European Languages
      23rd May 2010, La Valleta, Malta

Member of Societies

ACL, ACL SIGNLL, ACL SIGMORPHON, SDJT, SLAIS

Contact info

URL http://nl.ijs.si/et/
E-mail tomaz.erjavec@ijs.si
S-mail Jožef Stefan Institute
Jamova cesta 39
SI-1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia
Fax +386 1 477 33 15
Phone +386 1 477 35 07 (direct line)
+386 1 477 31 75 (dept. secretary)
Location
[visitors info, photo, map]
Room S-35 (directions)

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