Entries by Anna Woldrich

New ELEXIS Deliverables out now

Five project deliverables were published, covering a cross-lingual Lexical Resource Linking Web Service (software), the Final Report on Multilingual WSD & EL Algorithms, Sample Dictionary Drafts, Sematically Annotated Corpora and an Overview of Online Tutorials & Instruction Manuals (as part of the ELEXIS Curriculum).


Annika Simonsen: Report on ELEXIS research visit out now

Annika Simonsen was granted to visit ELEXIS infrastructures in Denmark, one of the most important research centres for Natural Language Processing (NLP) in the North, specialising in language technology for the West Nordic languages – her perfect matches to push her grant winning project Ravnur, a Faroese Speech Recognizer, to the next level.

Final call for ELEXIS research visits is open

During short and long-term visiting grants (between 5 and 15 days), researchers will be able to experiment with and work on data in a context of mutual knowledge exchange. The deadline for applying is December 15 (23.59 CET). This covers visits for the period from January 2022 to June 2022.


Ravnur: the Faroese Speech Recognizer – Annika Simonsen

Annika Simonsen is ambitiously contributing to the establishment of the lexicographic landscape in the Faroese language: Via the Ravnur Project she intends to push language technology, especially speech recognition in Faroese, further. Det Danske Sprog-og Litteraturselskab (DSL, Denmark) & the University of Copenhagen (UCPH, Denmark) are her perfect matches to get the ball rolling.

CJVT releases Comprehensive Slovenian-Hungarian Dictionary

A great deal of attention was paid to the development of a user-friendly interface. The dictionary concept follows the state-of-the-art international lexicographic practice, e.g. bilingual dictionaries compiled at established international publishers and institutes.

Open English WordNet – 2021 Edition Released

We are delighted to announce the release of Open English WordNet that incorporates a large number of improvements from the active community, making it the largest and most accurate wordnet for English.

Invitation to collaborate

We would like to invite you to participate in three activities that will help us improve the ELEXIS tool ELEXIFINDER.