ELEXIS from Α to Ω:
Outcomes, Sustainability & Afterlife
of a new European Lexicographic Infrastructure.

The ELEXIS showcase event invites representatives of institutions that have become observers, as well as people from the industry, operating in fields such as Language Technology, Machine Translation, language learning, Dictionary Publishing, etc.

Important topics that will be covered:

    • Overview of ELEXIS Horizon 2020 project (2018-2022)
    • Presentation of ELEXIS online tools and services
    • ELEXIS Curriculum: Teaching & Training
    • Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) issues, copyright
    • Lexicographic standards used and produced by ELEXIS
    • Project afterlife and sustainability (CLARIN & DARIAH)

Thank you for your interest in the ELEXIS Showcase Event!

All presentation recordings can be found on Videolectures.net.

Date and location


7–8 June 2022

Florence, Italy & online

(hybrid event)

.A link to the Youtube stream will be provided to all registered participants.


Accademia della Crusca
Via di Castello, 46
50141 Firenze FI, Italy

Hotel Londra
Via Jacopo da Diacceto, 16/20
50123 Firenze FI, Italy

A shuttle bus for all participants will be organised from Hotel Londra to the Accademia della Crusca


Registration is free of charge.

It is mandatory for both onsite and online attendees for organisational purposes.

Registration for on-site participants closed on May 30th, 2022.


Click on the name of a talk to watch a lecture or presentation:

TUESDAY, June 7th 2022

Location: Hotel Londra (12:00–17:00)

12:00 Registration Desk
13:00 Welcome Monica Monachini (CNR-ILC), Simon Krek (JSI)
13:30 Overview of ELEXIS Simon Krek (JSI)
14:30 Coffee break
15:00 LEX1|3:

Elexifier (conversion software),

Lexonomy (online editor & API),

Publex (publication software),

EDiE (qualitative evaluation of lexical resources)

Andraž Repar (JSI), Carole Tiberius (INT), Adam Rambousek (LC/JSI), Anne Klee (TCDH), Lenka Bajčetić (OeAW)
16:30 Questions & discussion

WEDNESDAY, June 8th 2022

Location: Accademia della Crusca (9:30–17:00)

Welcome speech Prof. Claudio Marazzini, President of the Accademia della Crusca
9:40 LEX1: Linking technology (NAISC/BabelNet) John McCrae (NUIG), Roberto Navigli and Federico Martelli (UNIROMA1)
10:10 LEX1: Dictionary Matrix –

API and linked dictionaries

Simon Krek (JSI) and

Gregor Leban (ER/JSI)

10:40 LEX1: One-click dictionary (and post-editing lexicography) Miloš Jakubíček (LC)
11:10 Coffee break
11:30 LEX2: (No)Sketch Engine (and ELEXIS corpora) Miloš Jakubíček (LC)
12:00 LEX2: WSD – Clusty & VerbAtlas & SyntagNet Roberto Navigli (UNIROMA1)
12:30 Tools and services: Elexifinder, games etc. Iztok Kosem (JSI), Roberto Navigli (UNIROMA1)
13:00 Lunch break
14:00 The ELEXIS Curriculum Toma Tasovac (BCDH)
14:30 Standardisation: DMLex (OASIS)
(DMLex Datamodel pdf predraft here)
Simon Krek (JSI), Michal Mechura (LC)
15:00 Post-ELEXIS and sustainability Simon Krek (JSI)
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 Questions & discussion


Local Organisers

Institute of computational linguistics "Antonio Zampolli" logo

The Showcase Event is locally organized and supported by ILC-CNR:

Organising Committee


Simon Krek

Jožef Stefan Institute (JSI)

Iztok Kosem

Jožef Stefan Institute (JSI)

Teja Goli

Jožef Stefan Institute (JSI)

Anna Woldrich

Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities & Cultural Hertiage (OeAW)