Brief introduction to the meeting

The 20th Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW2019) will be held on June 28-30, 2019 at Beijing, China. This workshop series has been held in different Asia Pacific cities, including Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Singapore, Xiamen, Hsin Chu, Yantai, Suzhou, Wuhan, Zhengzhou,Leshan, Macao and Chiayi, etc. since 2000 under the auspices of the Academic Advisory Committee of the Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW) conference. CLSW has become one of the most important international conferences in Chinese Lexical Semantics and related fields. 


News

•   Due to the Spring Festival holiday, some authors requested that the deadline for CLSW2019's paper collection be extended to 24:00 on February 11, 2019. Welcome everyone to continue to contribute. The CLSW2018 paper has been published by SPRINGER LNAI and has been included in EI. The CLSW2019 paper will also be published by SPRINGER LNAI and will continue to be indexed by EI. In addition, after hard work, this conference will also recommend excellent papers to the Journal of Chinese Linguistics, which is the SSCI search journal. Some papers will be recommended for publication in international journals and national core journals. Welcome to contribute actively!

·   Call for paper notice.

•   Call for Workshop Proposals for CLSW2019.


Important Dates

• Paper submission deadline:        31 January 2019   23:59 11 February 2019

• Notification of acceptance:          1 April 2019

• Final paper submission deadline:30 April 2019

· Meeting Date:                               27-30 June 2019


Call for paper

    The 20th Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW2019) will be held on June 28-30, 2019 at Beijing, China. This workshop series has been held in different Asia Pacific cities, including Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Singapore, Xiamen, Hsin Chu, Yantai, Suzhou, Wuhan, Zhengzhou,Leshan, Macao and Chiayi, etc. since 2000 under the auspices of the Academic Advisory Committee of the Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW) conference. CLSW has become one of the most important international conferences in Chinese Lexical Semantics and related fields. Its post-conference proceedings are indexed in EI, SCOPUS, among others; and the conferences series is one of the publications tracked by Google Scholar Metrics for impact. CLSW is a perfect venue for scholars in our field to develop research track record and to increase international visibility and impact.

    CLSW2019 will be organized by Beijing Information Science and Technology University. Best papers awards will be given. In addition to conference proceedings, selected papers will be published in Springer’s LNAI series (SCOPUS and EI indexed). In addition, selected high quality papers will be recommended for publication in journals such as Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Pekinensis (《北京大学学报》) , Journal of Chinese Information Processing(《中文信息学报》), Applied Linguistics (《语言文字应用》), Journal of Zhengzhou University (Natural Science  Edition)(《郑州大学学报》(理学版)) , Lingua Sinica, and The International Journal of Knowledge and Language Processing (IKLP) .

Important Dates:

Paper   submission deadline

11  February 2019

Notification   of acceptance

1 April   2019

Final   paper submission deadline

30 April   2019

 

Online Submission @  https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=clsw2019

Conference Topics:

Substantial, original, and unpublished research in any aspects of Chinese lexical semantics are welcomed. Topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

      Recent advancements in lexical semantics, including theories and methodologies

    Construction of Chinese lexical resources such as dictionaries, thesauri, ontology and wordnet as well as semantically tagged corpora, 

      Theories, technologies, tools, methods, and guidelines for semantic tagging

      Lexical semantic representation and processing models for cognition, and computation 

      Applications of Chinese lexical semantics on natural language processing, include but not limited to emotion, fake news, humor, irony, lying, metaphor, synaesthesia etc.

   Inter-disciplinary studies on lexical semantics involving any of the following and/or other fields: big data, clinical linguistics, cognitive linguistics, corpus linguistics, deep/machine learning, digital humanities, distributional semantics, information retrieval, intercultural communication, knowledge representation, language acquisition, language variations, machine translation, neuro-/psycho-linguistics, semantic computing, theory of mind etc.

Submission Guidelines:

      Papers could be written in either Chinese or English and limited to 4 to 6 pages, including figures, tables and references. Authors must submit electronic files formatted as Adobe Acrobat PDF or Microsoft Word format. Paper submission templates are available at the workshop website.(CLSW_EnglishTemplate.zipCLSW_ChineseTemplate.zip)

    All submissions for review must be anonymous. Information that may reveal the identities of the authors must be removed from the draft.

      Authors are encouraged to cite previous CLSW papers to increase impact factor of CLSW (and your future workshop papers). The links of EI/SCOPUS indexed previous CLSW papers are listed below:

CLSW 2015 https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319271934

CLSW 2016 https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319495071

CLSW 2017 https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319735726

CLSW 2018 https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783030040147 

Papers must be submitted online:

https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=clsw2019


Call for Workshop Proposals for CLSW2019

    The Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW) is one of the most important international conferences in Chinese Lexical Semantics and related fields. The 20th Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW2019) will be held on 28-30 June, 2019 at Beijing, China. The CLSW-2019 Organizing Committee plans to hold a series of satellite workshops in conjunction with the CLSW-2019 conference. The Committee now cordially invites proposals for the workshops.

    The workshops are to be held at the same time as the CLSW-2019 conference. The workshops should have a specific theme align with those set forth in the call for papers of the main conference. In the proposal, please provide a brief description of the theme(s) of the workshop, along with a planned time table and a draft of the CFP.

    Information about these workshops and abstracts accepted will be included in the CLSW-2019 conference handbook. 

    Proposals for satellite workshops are not reviewed anonymously. Please be sure to include your name(s) and affiliation(s) on the proposal (as well as the names and affiliations for the presenters on their respective abstracts, if applicable). Deadline for receipt of the final proposal is 30 January 2019. Please submit the completed proposal by the deadline via email to: clsw2019@foxmail.com

    Questions regarding the proposals can be directed to the CLSW-2019 conference email: clsw2019@foxmail.com (CLSW-2019 Program Committee)



Meeting procedure

Time:June 27th-30th,2019

Date

Time

Substance

Place

27th

14:00-20:00

Registration

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

28th08:00-12:00

Registration

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

12:00-14:00

Buffet

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

14:00-15:30

  • Opening ceremony

 Group photo

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall

15:30-15:45

Tea break

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

15:45-17:45

Round table conference:Synesthesia:Lexical semantics,Cognization and Culturre

Conference Room 10 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

15:45-17:45

Oral report1

Conference Room 1 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

15:45-17:45

Oral report2

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall

16:45-17:45

 Poster exhibitionA

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall

18:10-20:00

Buffet

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

20:00-21:00

Meeting of the Academic Steering Committee

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

29th

08:30-09:00

20th Anniversary Ceremony

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall

09:00-10:20

Keynote speech Group A 

(two speechs)

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall

10:20-11:05

Tea break and Poster exhibition B

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall

11:05-12:25

Keynote speech Group A  

two speechs

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall

12:30-13:30

Lunch

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

13:30-15:30

Oral report3

Conference Room 1 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

13:30-15:30

Oral report4

Conference Room 7 and 8 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

13:30-15:30

Round table conferenceResearch on Chinese Language Based on Generative Lexicon Theory

Conference Room 10 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

15:30-15:45

Tea break

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

15:45-17:45

Oral report5

Conference Room 1 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

15:45-17:45

Oral report6

Conference Room 7 and 8 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

15:45-17:45

Oral report7

Conference Room 10 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

18:00-20:00

Buffet

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

20:00-21:00

Best paper selection

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

30th

08:30-10:30

Oral report8

Conference Room 1 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

08:30-10:30

Oral report9

Conference Room 7 and 8 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

08:30-10:30

Oral report10

Conference Room 10 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

10:30-10:45

Tea break

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

10:45-12:00

Oral report11

Conference Room 1 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

10:45-12:00

Oral report12

Conference Room 7 and 8 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

10:45-12:00

Oral report13

Conference Room 10 of Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel

12:00-13:00

Lunch

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

13:30-15:30

invitational paper Group C

(two papers)

Beijing International Hotspring Hotel

15:30-16:45

Best Paper Award、Next session hosts handover ceremony、Closing Ceremony of the Conference

Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel Multifunctional Hall




Committee on conferences


Conference Chairs


Yongsheng Wang
(Principal of Beijing Information Science And Technology University)

 Min Zhang
(Soochow University)


Steering Comittee


Honorary Members

Shiwen Yu(Peking University)Cheng Chin-Chuan(University of Illinois)
Benjamin Tsou(Hong Kong Institute of Education)

Members

Yanbin Diao(Beijing Normal University)Jiafei Hong (National Taiwan Normal University)
Chu-Ren Huang(Hong Kong Polytechnic University)Donghong Ji(Wuhan University)
Peng Jin (Leshan Normal University)Zhuo Jing(University of Oregon)
Jinding Lai(Chinese & Oriental Languages Information Processing Society)Meichun Liu(City University of Hong Kong)
Qin Lu(Hong Kong Polytechnic University)Xinchun Su(Xiamen University)

Zhifang Sui(Peking University)

Jie Xu(Macau University)

Hongying Zan(Zhengzhou University)

Shukai Xie(National Taiwan University)

Junxiong Wu (National Chung Cheng University)






Program Committee


Chairs

Juanzi Li
(Tsinghua University)

         Jiafei Hong
(National Taiwan Normal University)

         Weidong Zhan
(Peking University)

Members

Ahrens Kathleen (The Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityXiaojing Bai(Tsinghua University)
Minghui Dong(Institute for Infocomm Research) Shuping Gong(National Jiayi University)
Jinhui Huang(Chinese University of Hong Kong) Donghong Ji(WuHan University)
Minghu Jiang(Tsinghua University)Peng Jin(Leshan Normal University)
Huiling Lai(Taiwan Political University)Baoli Li(Henan University of Technology)
Shimin Li(Taiwan Institute of Education)Yao Liu(Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China)
Maofu Liu(Wuhan University Of Science And Technology)  Pengyuan Liu(Beijing Language & Culture University)
Jiarong Lv(National Taiwan University)Weiyun Ma(AcademiaSinica)
Yao Meng(Fujitsu)Haihua Pan(City University of Hong Kong)
Likun Qiu(Alibaba group)Weiguang Qu(Nanjing Normal University)
Xiaodong Shi(Xiamen University)Zuoyan Song(Beijing Normal University)
Xinchun Su(Xiamen University)Zhifang Sui(Peking University)
Le Sun(Institute of Software Chinese Academy of Sciences)Lei Wang(Peking University)
Jun Xia(Shenyang Normal University)Shukai Xie(National Taiwan University)
Jiajuan Xiong(Southwestern University Of Finance and Economics)Jie Xu(University of Macau)
Ruifeng Xu(Harbin Institute of Technology)Hongzhi Xu(University of Pennsylvania)
Yulin Yuan(Peking University)Weidong Zhan(Peking University)
Lei Zhang(Northeast Normal University)Yangsen Zhang(Beijing Information Science And Technology University)
Zezhi Zheng(Xiamen University)Qi Su(Peking University)
Xuri Tang(Huazhong University Of Science And Technology)Hongying Zan(Zhengzhou University)
Xiaofang Zhong (National Cheng Chi University)Xueqiang Lv(Beijing Information Science And Technology University)
Meng Wang(Jiangnan University)Bin Li(Nanjing Normal University)
Ge Xu(Minjiang University)Baobao Chang(Peking University)

Yuxiang Jia(Zhengzhou University)  

Jingxia Lin (Nanyang Technological University) 

Hong Gao (Nanyang Technological University)

Yunfang Wu (Peking University)

Junxiong Wu(Zhngzheng University)Ruoyu ChenBeijing Information Science And Technology University)
Weiyun Ma(Chinese Academy of Sciences)Yuru Jiang(Beijing Information Science And Technology University)
Bo Chen(Hubei College of Arts and Sciences)Renfeng Duan(TaiDong University)
Peirong Guo(Jiayi University)Zhanjia Xu(Taipei Commercial University)
Chen Yinlin (Successful University)Kunli Zhang (Zhengzhou University)
Lingling Mu(Zhengzhou University)Shiwen Qiu(Success University)
Zhimin Wang(Beijing Language and Culture University)Yanqiu Shao (Beijing Language and Culture University)
Zhikai Lin(Datong University)Ruixue Duan (Beijing Information Science And Technology University)



Organizing Committee


Chairs

Yangsen Zhang(BISTU)

      Shuicai Shi(BISTU&TRS)

Ning Li (BISTU)

          Junxiong Wu(Zhongzheng University of Taiwan)

Members

Xueqiang Lv(BISTU)Gaijuan Huang(BISTU) 
Yuru Jiang(BISTU)Ruoyu Chen(BISTU)   
Weiping Ren(BISTU)Liang Zhang(BISTU)
Ruixue Duan(BISTU)Mengxiang Wang(Beijing Union University)


Publication Committee


Chair

Pengyuan Liu
(Beijing Language & Culture University)

Vice Chair

Xuri Tang(Huazhong University Of Science And Technology)Qi  Su(Peking University)

Members

Jiafei Hong(National Taiwan Normal University)Aier Kuang(City University of Hong Kong)
Zezhi Zheng(Xiamen University)


PS:All the above rankings are in no order.


Speakers



Chu-Ren Huang

Chu-Ren Huang Chair Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Visiting Professor, Peking University ICCL Member, FHKAH, DHC (Aix-Marseille)


Topic:Sense Modals and Time: Cognitive Basis of Linguistic Categories

Meichun Liu

City University of Hong Kong


Topic:CAN LINGUISTICS HELP? – THE CONSTRUCTION OF MANDARIN VERBNET AND ITS NLP APPLICATIONS.

Yulin Yuan

Professor and PhD supervisor, Department of Chinese Language, Peking University


Topic:《名词句法语义信息词典》知识内容说明书

Maosong Sun

Professor, Ph. D. supervisor, Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Vice Chairman of the Chinese Information Society of China.


Topic:基于神经网络模型的语义计算

Hwee Tou Ng

Professor Hwee Tou Ng is Provost’s Chair Professor of Computer Science at the National University of Singapore (NUS) .


Topic:Chinese word sense disambiguation on OntoNotes

Kenneth Church

Kenneth Church has worked on many topics in computational linguistics including: web search, language modeling, text analysis.


Topic:Sound & Meaning vs. Spelling & Corpus Statistics


Accommodation&Transportation

I、Meeting place

Main venueBeijing International Hotspring Hotel(京国际温泉酒店)

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II、 transportation


1.Beijing Capital International Airport(About 30 kilometers from the venue)

(1)You can take the  Airport Line to Dongzhimen Station (ticket price is 25 yuan), and transfer to the direction of Xizhimen of Line 13 (ticket price is 5 yuan) in the Dongzhimen Station. After getting off the  Huoying Station (exit G4), and walk 1 kilometer to the venue.

(2)Take the airport bus  to Wendu Shuicheng Station by Huilongguan Line, walk 200 meters to Pingxi Wangfu  West Station, change to 607 bus, and walk 800 meters to the meeting hall after getting off the North Gate of Xinkangyuan District. The cost is 32 yuan.

(3)To arrive at the meeting hall by taxi, 40-60 minutes'ride, and the cost is 80-100 yuan.



2.Beijing South Railway Station(About 30 kilometers from the venue)


(1)Take Metro Line 4 toXizhimen Station , transfer to Dongzhimen direction of Metro Line 13, get off at Huoying Station (exit G4), walk 1 kilometer to the meeting place (ticket price 6 yuan).

(2)To arrive at the meeting hall by taxi, about 70 minutes'ride, and the cost is 90-110 yuan.


3.Beijing West Railway Station(About 28 kilometers from the venue)


(1)Take Metro Line 9 National Library Station to get off, transfer Metro Line 4 to Xizhimen to get off, transfer Metro Line 13 to Huoying Station to get off (exit G4), walk 1 kilometer to the venue (ticket price 6 yuan).

(2)To arrive at the meeting hall by taxi, about 60 minutes'ride, and the cost is 80-100 yuan.


4.Beijing Railway Station(About 27 kilometers from the venue


(1)After leaving the station, walk 500 meters to Beijing Metro Station, take Metro Line 2 to Dongzhimen Station, transfer Metro Line 13 to Huoying Station (exit G4), and walk 1 kilometer to the venue.

(2)To arrive at the meeting hall by taxi, about 60-70 minutes'ride, and the cost is 80-100 yuan.


III、Accommodation


1.Conference Designated Hotel :Beijing International Hot Spring Hotel (北京国际温泉酒店)(adjacent to the venue): The venue is located in the conference hall of the hotel, which is convenient to attend.

Price: 380 yuan per day. Please go to the following website for hotel reservation, hotel reservation website

http://clsw2019.com/CLSW2019_eng/register_eng/reserveHotel_eng.php 

Tip: Only after completing registration can hotel reservation be made. Conference registration website:http://clsw2019.com/CLSW2019_eng/register_eng/register_eng.php

2.Conference Recommendation Hotel: Rujia Hotel(如家酒店)(Beijing Huoying Metro Station) It's about 800 meters from the venue.

Price: About 350 yuan per day.

Tip: The hotel needs to be booked by the participants themselves. The specific price is based on the actual price of the hotel.

3.Conference Recommendation Hotel: Beijing Maisui Hotel(北京麦穗酒店)(Beijing Huoying Metro Station) : 1.5 km from the venue

Price: About 250 yuan per day.

Tip: The hotel needs to be booked by the participants themselves. The specific price is based on the actual price of the hotel.



Meeting Holder

Host

Beijing Information Science and Technology University

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Co-organizer

1.Beijing Natural Science Foundation Committee

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2.Beijing TRS Information Technology Co., Ltd.

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3.Key Laboratory of Computational Linguistics, Ministry of Education, Peking University

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4.Chinese Information Processing Society of China

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