About ACL representatives
Ana Salgado, lexicographer, is currently coordinating the creation of a new digital Portuguese-language dictionary to be published by the ACL. In 2018, she published the first digital ACL spelling vocabulary – VOLP-ACL. Her professional experience primarily involves carrying out important projects on the topic of Portuguese lexicographic references and she is doing her PhD under the supervision of Rute Costa and Toma Tasovac. Her research interests include Lexicography, Terminology, and data modelling carried out according to the TEI Guidelines. In collaboration with Alberto Simões, she is developing LeXmart, an open-source web platform lexicographers can use to more easily edit and publish lexical resources.
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Alberto Simões has a PhD in Natural Language Processing from the University of Minho and has been developing his research work in Portuguese language processing, particularly in the construction of lexical resources. He has also been collaborating in the development of various NLP tools, namely in morphological analysis, and the extraction of bilingual terminology from parallel corpora. He is responsible for the technological support of new digital ACL dictionary. With Ana Salgado, he is developing LeXmart, an open-source web platform created for lexicographers so that they could easily edit and publish lexical resources.