21st and 22nd June, 2018
Campus de Couros
Universidade do Minho, Portugal
University of Minho

United Nations University


HHL is a forum dedicated to the discussion of research projects and ideas involving natural language processing and their industrial application.


Topics of interest in this area are:
  • Computational morphology, syntax and semantics;
  • Machine translation and tools for computer assisted translation;
  • Computational terminology and lexicography;
  • Speech synthesis and understanding;
  • Information retrieval, extraction and automatic question answering;
  • Corpora linguistics;
  • NLP system and resource evaluation;
  • Public tools and resources for NLP;
  • Ontologies and knowledge representation;
  • Statistical Methods applied to NLP;
  • Language teaching support tools;

Track Chair

  • Xavier Gómez Guinovart (Universidade de Vigo, Spain) [website]

Program Committee

Program Committee for this track:
  • José João Almeida (Universidade do Minho, Portugal) [website]
  • Jorge Baptista (Universidade do Algarve, Portugal) [website]
  • Fernando Batista (Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal) [website]
  • Núria Bel (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain) [website]
  • Nuno Carvalho (Universidade do Minho, Portugal) [website]
  • Irene Castellón (Universitat de Barcelona, Spain) [website]
  • Thierry Declerck (Saarland University at Saarbrücken, Germany) [website]
  • Arantza Díaz de Olarraza (Euskal Herriko Unibersitatea, Spain) [website]
  • Brett Drury (National University of Ireland, Ireland) [website]
  • Mikel Forcada (Universitat d'Alacant, Spain) [website]
  • Pablo Gamallo (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain) [website]
  • Xavier Gómez Guinovart (Universidade de Vigo, Spain) [website]
  • Luís Morgado da Costa (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore) [website]
  • Hugo Oliveira (Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal) [website]
  • Antoni Oliver (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain) [website]
  • Alexandre Rademaker (IBM Research, Brasil) [website]
  • German Rigau (Euskal Herriko Unibersitatea, Spain) [website]
  • Horacio Saggion (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain) [website]
  • Alberto Simões (Universidade do Minho, Portugal) [website]
  • Kamel Smaili (Université de Lorraine, France) [website]
  • Miguel Solla (Universidade de Vigo, Spain) [website]
  • António Teixeira (Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal) [website]
  • Francis Tyers (Higher School of Economics, Russia) [website]
  • Daniel Zeman (Univerzita Karlova, Czech Republic) [website]
  • Arkaitz Zubiaga (University of Warwick, Uited Kingdom) [website]