cl2017 logoAs a prelude to CL2017  a wide range of pre-conference workshops were offered, all of which took place at the University of Birmingham on Monday 24 July 2017. 

An overview of the workshop programme is provided below; please click on the title of each workshop for further details and/or calls for papers.

The pre-conference workshops were followed by a pre-conference opening talk by Professor Susan Hunston. For the abstract of her talk - 'Corpus Linguistics in 2017: a personal view', please see the overview of the plenary talks.

Overview of the CL2017 pre-conference workshops
 WorkshopTime  Room
Workshop 1: CLARIN-UK: Promoting Cross-disciplinary Corpus Linguistics 09:45 – 17:00  109, Muirhead Tower
Workshop 2: Complexity in Writing Development: Untangling Two Approaches to Measuring Grammatical Complexity 09:30 – 16:30  112, Muirhead Tower
Workshop 3: Corpus-based approaches to sign language linguistics: Into the second decade  08:45 – 17:30  G15, Muirhead Tower 
Workshop 4: Styling: Big and Small Data in Corpus Stylistics  09:00 – 16:45  103, Arts Building 
Workshops 5: 11th Web as Corpus Workshop (WAC-XI)   11.00 – 12:30  122, Muirhead Tower  
Workshop 6: Corpus approaches to health communication  09:30 – 12:30  121, Muirhead Tower 
Workshop 7: #LancsBox: A new corpus tool for researchers, students and teachers  09:30 – 12:30  G04, Strathcona Bldg 
Workshop 8: CMLC 5 + Big NLP 2017  13:30 – 15:40 122, Muirhead Tower 
Workshop 9: Introducing the Spoken BNC2014 – explore the data yourself  13:30 – 17:30  G04, Strathcona Bldg  

Full-day workshops

Workshop 1: CLARIN-UK: Promoting Cross-disciplinary Corpus Linguistics

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Workshop 2: Complexity in Writing Development: Untangling Two Approaches to Measuring Grammatical Complexity

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Workshop 3: Corpus-based approaches to sign language linguistics: Into the second decade

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Workshop 4:  Styling: Big and Small Data in Corpus Stylistics

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Workshop 5: The 11th Web as Corpus Workshop (WAC-XI)

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Half-day workshops

Morning sessions (09:30 – 12:30)

Workshop 6: Corpus approaches to health communication

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Workshop 7: #LancsBox: A new corpus tool for researchers, students and teachers

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Afternoon sessions

Workshop 8: CMLC 5 + Big NLP 2017

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Workshop 9: Introducing the Spoken BNC2014 – explore the data yourself

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