STIL - Symposium in Information and Human Language Technology

 

STIL is the bi-annual Language Technology event supported by the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC – http://www.sbc.org.br) and by the Brazilian Special Interest Group on Natural Language Processing (CE-PLN – http://www.nilc.icmc.usp.br/cepln/).

The conference has a multidisciplinary nature and covers a broad spectrum of disciplines related to Human Language Technology, such as Linguistics, Computer Science, Psycholinguistics, Information Science, among others. It aims at bringing together both academic and industrial participants working on those areas.

STIL will have the following collocated events:

  • V Workshop on Portuguese Description (JDP)
  • V Student Workshop on Information and Human Language Technology (TILic).

We are happy to welcome you in Uberlândia.

 

Submission

Formatting instructions

Articles must be formatted using the SBC article style available at: http://www.sbc.org.br/documentos-da-sbc/summary/169-templates-para-artigos-e-capitulos-de-livros/878-modelosparapublicaodeartigos .

 

Manuscript information

Submitted papers must be written in English or Portuguese. We accept submissions of long and short papers. Long papers should describe complete work with significant results. Short papers can report work in progress, negative results, position papers, application papers. Long papers may have up to 8 pages of content (including tables and figures), with two 2 additional pages of references, and will be presented orally. Short papers should have up to 4 pages of content, and 1 additional page of references, and will be presented as posters. The review process will be double-blind in both cases, i.e., authors names and institutions should be omitted in the papers.

 

Submit your paper

Papers must be submitted in PDF format using JEMS system in  https://jems.sbc.org.br/jems2/ . Please submit your paper until 26nd May, 2017.

 

CFP

First Call for Papers: 11th Brazilian Symposium in Information and Human Language Technology

Uberlândia, MG, Brazil, October 2 - 4, 2017

STIL is the bi-annual Language Technology event supported by the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC http://www.sbc.org.br) and by the Brazilian Special Interest Group on Natural Language Processing (CE-PLN http://www.nilc.icmc.usp.br/cepln/).

In 2017, it will be held in conjunction with both BRACIS 2017 (The 6th Brazilian Conference on Intelligent Systems) and ENIAC 2017 (XIV Encontro Nacional de Inteligência Artificial e Computacional).

STIL will have the following collocated events: V Workshop on Portuguese Description and V Student Workshop on Information and Human Language Technology (TILic).

The conference has a multidisciplinary nature and covers a broad spectrum of disciplines related to Human Language Technology, such as Linguistics, Computer Science, Psycholinguistics, Information Science, among others. It aims at bringing together both academic and industrial participants working on those areas.

STIL 2017 welcomes research work in human language technology in general (and not only Portuguese) in various fields. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Natural Language Processing Applications
  • Natural Language Resources & Tools
  • User Studies and Evaluation Methods
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Phonology/Morphology, Tagging and Chunking, Word Segmentation
  • Terminology, Lexicology and Lexicography
  • Lexical Semantics
  • Grammar Formalisms, Syntax and Parsing
  • Semantics, Semantic Representations and Semantic Parsing
  • Discourse, Dialogue and Pragmatics
  • Information Extraction & Retrieval
  • Question Answering
  • Human and Machine Translation, Multilinguality
  • Summarization and Generation
  • Sentiment Analysis and Opinion Mining
  • Text Classification
  • Text/Web Mining
  • Spoken Language Processing
  • Statistical and Machine Learning Methods for Language Processing
  • Semantic Web
  • Ontologies
  • Natural Language Interfaces
  • Computer-Aided Writing Tools
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Information Filtering and Retrieval
  • Digital Libraries
  • Document and Knowledge Management
  • Knowledge Representation and Modeling

 

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION OF PAPERS

 

Language

Papers can be written in Portuguese, English, or Spanish.

 

Length

We accept submissions of long and short papers. Long papers should describe complete work with significant results. Short papers can report work in progress, negative results, opinion papers, or application papers. Long papers may have up to eight (8) pages of content (including tables and pictures), with two (2) additional pages of references, and will be presented orally. Short papers should have up to four (4) pages of content, and one (1) additional page of references, and will be presented as posters. Authors should also indicate whether they accept their long paper to be reallocated as a poster should the reviewers recommend so.

 

Format

Paper formatting must follow the SBC guidelines available at this address: http://bit.ly/2jFbJTa 

 

Reviewing Process

All submitted papers will be reviewed by at least two experts in the field. The reviewing will be double blind and therefore papers should not display any information regarding their authorship in the header or body of the text. Self-references that reveal the author’s identity, e.g., “As we previously showed (Silva, 2005)…”, must be avoided. Instead, authors such use “Silva previously showed (Silva, 2005)…”.

 

Submission Policy

By submitting papers to STIL 2017, the authors agree that in case of acceptance at least one author registers to the conference and presents the paper. Furthermore, it is the conference policy that at least one of the authors of accepted papers has to register *before* the deadline for sending the camera-ready paper. Accepted papers without the respective author registration *before* the deadline will not be included in the online proceedings.

 

Important Dates

  • Deadline Submission for Long and Short Papers: May 26, 2017
  • Acceptance notification: July 30, 2017
  • Final camera-ready papers due: August 18, 2017

 

Submission System

Long and short papers should only be submitted in PDF files via JEMS system https://jems.sbc.org.br/jems2/by the deadline indicated above.

 

PROGRAM CHAIRS

Profa. Vládia C. M. Pinheiro (Universidade de Fortaleza/Brazil)

Prof. Gustavo H. Paetzold (Universidade de Sheffield/UK)

 

LOCAL CHAIR

Prof. Paulo Henrique R. Gabriel (UFU, Brazil)

WS & Tutorial
Committee
Local STIL Chair: Paulo Henrique Ribeiro Gabriel (Federal University of Uberlândia – UFU, Brazil)
 
Program STIL Chairs:
Vládia Pinheiro (Universidade de Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Brazil)
Gustavo H. Paetzold (University of Sheffield/UK)
 
PROGRAM COMMITTEE
 
Alberto Simões (University of Minho – UMinho, Portugal)
Alexandre Rademaker (Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV & IBM Research, Brazil)
Aline Villavicencio (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul – UFRGS, Brazil)
Andre Adami (University of Caxias do Sul – UCS, Brazil)
Antonio Branco (University of Lisbon – ULisboa, Portugal)
Arnaldo Candido Junior (Federal Technological University of Paraná – UTFPR, Brazil)
Carlos A. Prolo (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte – UFRN, Brazil)
Carlos Ramisch (Aix Marseille Université – AMU, France)
Cassia Trojahn dos Santos (IRIT & University of Toulosse 2 – UTM2, France)
Christopher Shulby (University of São Paulo – USP/ICMC, Brazil)
Clarissa Xavier (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul – PUCRS, Brazil)
Cláudia de Freitas (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – PUC-Rio, Brazil)
Daniel Lucrédio (Federal University of São Carlos – UFSCar, Brazil)
Daniel Muller (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul – UFRGS, Brazil)
Diana Santos (Linguateca & University of Oslo – UiO, Norway)
Eraldo Fernandes (Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul – UFMS, Brazil)
Erick Maziero (University of São Paulo – USP/ICMC, Brazil)
Gustavo H. Paetzold (University of Sheffield/UK)
Helena Caseli (Federal University of São Carlos – UFSCar, Brazil)
Heliana Mello (Federal University of Minas Gerais – UFMG, Brazil)
Hugo Gonçalo Oliveira (University of Coimbra – UC, Portugal)
Ivandré Paraboni (University of São Paulo – USP/EACH, Brazil)
Jorge Baptista (University of Algarve – UAlg, Portugal)
Leandro Mendonça de Oliveira (Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation – EMBRAPA, Brazil)
Leonel Alencar (Federal University of Ceará - UFC, Brazil)
Livy Real (Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil)
Lucelene Lopes (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul – PUCRS, Brazil)
Luciano Barbosa (IBM Research, Brazil)
Marcelo Finger (University of São Paulo – USP/IME, Brazil)
Maria das Graças Nunes (University of São Paulo – USP/ICMC, Brazil)
Márcio Dias (Federal University of Goiás – UFG, Brazil)
Mário Silva (INESC-ID, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal)
Nelson Neto (Federal University of Pará - UFPA, Brazil)
Norton Roman (University of São Paulo – USP/EACH, Brazil)
Osvaldo de Oliveria Jr. (University of São Paulo, Brazil)
Paloma Moreda (University of Alicante – UA, Spain)
Pedro Balage Filho (University of São Paulo – USP/ICMC, Brazil)
Renata Vieira (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul – PUCRS, Brazil)
Roseli Ap. Francalin Romero (University of São Paulo – USP/ICMC, Brazil)
Ruy Milidiú (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – PUC-Rio, Brazil)
Sandra Aluísio (University of São Paulo – USP/ICMC, Brazil)
Sérgio de Freitas (University of Brasília – UnB, Brazil)
Stella Tagnin (University of São Paulo – USP/FFLCH, Brazil)
Thiago Pardo (University of São Paulo – USP/ICMC, Brazil)
Valéria Feltrim (State University of Maringá – UEM, Brazil)
Valeria de Paiva (Nuance Communications, USA)
Vera Lúcia Strube de Lima (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul – PUCRS, Brazil)
Vladia Pinheiro (University of Fortaleza – UNIFOR, Brazil)
Program 
STIL 2017
Monday, October 2, 2017
08:30 AM -
12:00 AM
V Workshop on Portuguese Description (JDP)
Sala M TBA
   
01:30 PM - . Tutorial "Automatic Language Identification in Microblogs", by Clarissa Xavier, PhD
05:00 PM.  
Sala C  
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
10:00 AM -
00:30 PM
ST1 - Technical Session 1 (Long Papers)
Auditório A4 Processo de construção de um corpus anotado com Entidades Geológicas visando REN
Daniela do Amaral - Pontificia Universidade Cató́lica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Sandra Collovini - Pontificia Universidade Cató́lica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Anny Figueira - Pontificia Universidade Cató́lica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Renata Vieira - Pontificia Universidade Cató́lica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Marco Gonzalez - Pontificia Universidade Cató́lica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
  Formação de gentílicos a partir de topônimos: descrição linguística e aprendizado automático
Roger A. de M.R.Antunes - Universidade​ ​Federal​ ​de​ ​São​ ​Carlos (UFSCar) - Brazil
Thiago A.S. Pardo - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Gladis M.B. Almeida - Universidade​ ​Federal​ ​de​ ​São​ ​Carlos (UFSCar) - Brazil
  Portuguese Word Embeddings: Evaluating on Word Analogies and Natural Language Tasks
Nathan S. Hartmann - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Erick R. Fonseca - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Christopher D. Shulby - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Marcos V. Treviso - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Jéssica S. Rodrigues - Universidade​ ​Federal​ ​de​ ​São​ ​Carlos (UFSCar) - Brazil
Sandra M. Aluısio - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
  Evaluating Word Embeddings for Sentence Boundary Detection in Speech Transcripts
Marcos V. Treviso - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Christopher D. Shulby - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Sandra M. Aluísio - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
  Normalizador de Texto para Lingua Portuguesa baseado em Modelo de Linguagem
Patrick Thiago Bard - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Renan Lopes Luis - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Silvia Maria Wanderley Moraes - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
   
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
03:30 PM -
06:00 PM.
Posters Session
  Posters STIL
  Improving Opinion Summarization by Assessing Sentence Importance in On-line Reviews
Rafael T. Anchieta - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Rogé́rio F. de Sousa - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Raimundo S. Moura - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
Thiago A. S. Pardo - Universidade​ de​ ​São​ Paulo (USP) - Brazil
  Wheel of Life, an initial investigation: Topic-Related Polarity Visualization in Personal Stories
Henrique D. P. Santos - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Greice P. D. Molin - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Jackson Pinheiro - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Renata Vieira - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
  A study on irony within the context of 7x1-PT corpus
Silvia M. W. Moraes - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Rackel M. Machado - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Matheus S. Redecker - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Rafael G. Cadaval - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
Felipe R. Meneguzzi - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) - Brazil
  Geração de perguntas e respostas para a base de conhecimento de um chatterbot educacional
Joyce Martins - Universidade Regional de Blumenau (FURB) - Brazil
Camila V. Martins - Universidade Regional de Blumenau (FURB) - Brazil
  Uma​ ​Ferramenta​ ​para​ ​Identificar​ ​Desvios​ ​de​ ​Linguagem​ ​na Língua​ ​Portuguesa
Jonathan​ ​Nau - Centro​ ​Universitário​ ​de​ ​Brusque​ ​(UNIFEBE)​ - Brazil
​​Aluizio​ ​Haendchen​ ​Filho - Centro​ ​Universitário​ ​de​ ​Brusque​ ​(UNIFEBE)​ - Brazil
​Guilherme​ ​Passero - Universidade​ ​do​ ​Vale​ ​do​ ​Itajaí​ ​(UNIVALI) - Brazil
​Vinicius​ ​Cavaco - Centro​ ​Universitário​ ​de​ ​Brusque​ ​(UNIFEBE)​ - Brazil
  Estudo exploratório de categorias gramaticais com potencial de indicadores para a Análise de Sentimentos
Júlia Santos Nunes Rodrigues - Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) - Brazil
Adriana S. Pagano - Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG) - Brazil
Emerson Cabrera Paraiso - Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (PUCPR) - Brazil
   
  Posters JDP
  TBA
   
  Posters TILic (V Workshop de Iniciação Científica em Tecnologia da Informação e da Linguagem Humana)
  CL-CONLLU: Dependências Universais em Common Lisp
Henrique Muniz
  Word embeddings para cálculo de similaridade semântica entre textos de e-commerce
Lucas Silva
  Primeiros Passos no Uso de Redes Neurais Profundas para Representação e Reconhecimento de Fala para o Português do Brasil
Tulio Reis
  Detecção de Traços de Bullying em Tweets
Gaspar Monteiro
  Estudo de Modelos de Word Embedding
Alisson Sales
  Primeiros Experimentos com a Tradução Automática Neural para o Português do Brasil
Marcio Lima
  Processamento de Linguagem Natural na Educação Superior: Comparando Automaticamente Currı́culos de Cursos de Computação
Rafael Monteiro
  CorrefVisual: ferramenta para a edição gráfica de correferências
Vinicius Sesti
   
   
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
10:30 AM -
00:30 PM
ST2 - Technical Session 2 (Long Papers)
Auditório A4 Investigating Opinion Mining through Language Varieties: a Case Study of Brazilian and European Portuguese tweets
Douglas Vitório - Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco (UFRPE) - Brazil
Ellen Souza - Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco (UFRPE) - Brazil
Ingryd Teles - Universidade de Pernambuco (UPE) - Brazil
Adriano L. I. Oliveira - Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE) - Brazil
  A Rule-based Semantic Annotator: Adding top-level ontology Tags
Guidson Coelho de Andrade - Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV) - Brazil
Alcione de Paiva Oliveira - Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV) - Brazil
Alexandra Moreira - Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV) - Brazil
  FrameFOR - Uma Base de Conhecimento de Frames Semânticos para Perícias de Informática
Ravi Barreira - Universidade de Fortaleza (UNIFOR) - Brazil
Vládia Pinheiro - Universidade de Fortaleza (UNIFOR) - Brazil
Vasco Furtado - Universidade de Fortaleza (UNIFOR) - Brazil
  A Comparative Study for Sentiment Analysis on Election Brazilian News
Caio Magno Carvalho - Universidade Federal do Maranhão (UFMA) - Brazil
Hitoshi Nagano - Universidade Federal do Maranhão (UFMA) - Brazil
Allan Kardec Barros - Universidade Federal do Maranhão (UFMA) - Brazil
  Influência de Técnicas Não-supervisionadas de Redução de Dimensionalidade para Organização Flexível de Documentos
Beatriz Lima - Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA) - Brazil
Fernanda S. Eustáquio - Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA) - Brazil
Tatiane Nogueira - Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA) - Brazil
   
06:00 PM -. CEPLN Meeting
07:00 PM.  
Sala B2  
   
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
04:00 PM -
06:00 PM
ST3 - Technical Session 3 (Long Papers)
Auditório A4 Visualização de glossário em sistemas de recuperação de informação
Glauber J. Vaz - Embrapa Informática Agropecuária - Brazil
Leandro H. M. de Oliveira - Embrapa Informática Agropecuária - Brazil
Ivo Pierozzi Júnior - Embrapa Informática Agropecuária - Brazil
  Utilizando Features Linguísticas Genéricas para Classificação de Triplas Relacionais em Português
George C. G. Barbosa - Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA) - Brazil
Daniela Barreiro Claro - Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA) - Brazil
  Análise de Medidas de Similaridade Semântica na Tarefa de Reconhecimento de Implicação Textual
David Feitosa - Universidade de Fortaleza (UNIFOR) - Brazil
Vládia Pinheiro - Universidade de Fortaleza (UNIFOR) - Brazil
  Avaliando a similaridade semântica entre frases curtas através de uma abordagem híbrida
Allan de Barcelos Silva - Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) - Brazil
Sandro José Rigo - Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) - Brazil
Isa Mara Alves - Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) - Brazil
Jorge L. V. Barbosa - Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) - Brazil