cl2017 logoAs a prelude to CL2017 we are pleased to offer a wide range of pre-conference workshops, all of which will take 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. If you wish to participate in any of these workshops or have any questions about them, please get in touch with the workshop convenor(s) at the email addresses below in the first instance.

Please note: the pre-conference workshops will be followed by a pre-conference opening talk by Professor Susan Hunston in the Muirhead Tower Lecture Theatre (G15) at 18.00. 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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