activities

name {dot} surname {at} um.edu.mt

Institute of Linguistics and Language Technology, Rm 111, University of Malta
Tal-Qroqq Msida MSD2080, Malta

(+356) 2340 2150

what's keeping me busy

Area Chair, INLG 2019: 12th International Conference on Natural Language Generation

Area Chair, Generation and Summarisation, EMNLP 2019: 2019 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and 9th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing

Member of the board of SIGGEN, the ACL Special Interest Group in Natural Language Generation (2014-18)

Program Co-Chair, INLG 2018: The 11th International Conference on Natural Language Generation, Tilburg, The Netherlands.

Generation Challenges chair, INLG 2017: The 10th International Conference on Natural Language Generation, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

Workshop Chair, INLG 2016: 9th International Conference on Natural Language Generation, Edinburgh, Scotland, 5-8 September 2016

Co-organiser, ENLG 2015: 15th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, University of Brighton, 10-11 September 2015

Co-organiser, AMLaP 2015: Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing, University of Malta, 3-5 September 2015

Co-organiser, RefNet Summer school on Psychological and Computational Models of Language Production, University of Edinburgh, 24-31 August.

Program Co-Chair (Generation and Summarisation), COLING 2014: the 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Dublin, Ireland.

ENLG 2013: 14th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, an ACL 2013 workshop, August 8-9 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Generation Challenges 2013: special session at the 14th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation (ENLG 2013)

PRE-CogSci 2013: Production of Referring Expressions: Bridging the Gap between Computational and Cognitive Approaches to Reference. 31st July, Berlin, Germany. Workshop held in conjunction with CogSci 2013.

MMSYM 2013: First European Symposium on Multimodal Communication, 17-18 October, Valletta, Malta.

Generation Challenges 2012: special session at the 7th International Conference on Natural Language Generation (INLG 2012)

Pre-Cogsci 2011: Production of Referring Expressions: Bridging the gap between computational, empirical and theoretical approaches to reference. Workshop at the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci 2011)

UCNLG+Eval: Language Generation and Evaluation Workshop at the 2011 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2011)

Generation Challenges 2011: special session at The 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation (ENLG 2011)

Third International Conference on Maltese Linguistics organised in collaboration with the Għaqda Internazzjonali tal-Lingwistika Maltija (International Association for Maltese Linguistics)