Winter School on Corpus Data for the Analysis of Discourse, Interactions and Arguments

Publication Date: 2023-01-20

Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) and the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW), together with the CLARIN-CH consortium, is happy to announce the Winter School on Corpus Data for the Analysis of Discourse, Interactions and Arguments, which will take place on February 7-9, 2023, in Lugano.

The main goal of the Winter School is to create a stage where PhD students can meet, interact and discuss their corpus data with Swiss and international senior researchers who are recognized leaders in the domains of corpus studies, discourse analysis and argumentation mining. The school involves three types of activities: 1) longer methodological seminars, 2) shorter interactive sessions guiding students through issues of data analysis, and 3) data sessions where PhD students present their ongoing research and discuss issues and solutions regarding the analysis of corpus data pertaining to their PhD theses.

In the programme:

Data-focused seminars

  • QT30 and beyond: Analysing argumentation in the wild, Chris Reed (University of Dundee) and Annette Hautli-Janisz (University of Passau):
  • Collecting and analyzing data on social media, Aleksandra Gnach (ZHAW)

Interactive seminars

  • Corpus Linguistics for Discourse Analysis: Data and Methods, Noah Bubenhofer (UZH), Julia Krasselt (ZHAW)
  • Transforming talk into data: the role of transcription Panel on Open Research Data in the area of linguistics, Johanna Miecznikowski (USI)

Panel on Open Research Data in the area of linguistics:

  • Upgrading the linguistic ORD-ecosystem Up-LORD (main applicant: UZH, PI: Noah Bubehofer)
  • Swiss-AL: Linguistic ORD Practices for Applied Sciences (main applicant ZHAW, PI: Julia Krasselt)
  • Data-sharing skills in corpus-based research on talk-in-interaction (main applicant: USI, PI: Johanna Miecznikowski-Fuenfschilling)

Presentation of CLARIN-CH and CLARIN resources, Cristina Grisot (University of Zurich, Scientific Coordinator)

Please find here the Programme and the abstracts of alls seminars.

Attenting the conference is still possible as audience. For PhD students, the costs for the travel and hotel are covered by the Doctoral programme.

If you want to participate, please contact Dr. Olena Yaskorska Shah.

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