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Call for Participation - COLING 2016 Workshop PEOPLES: Computational Modeling of People's Opinions, Personality, and Emotions in Social Media

From: Viviana Patti <patti@di.unito.it>
Date: Tue, 8 Nov 2016 11:36:01 +0100
To: public-sentiment@w3.org
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*PEOPLES*: WORKSHOP ON COMPUTATIONAL MODELING OF PEOPLE’S OPINIONS, 
PERSONALITY AND EMOTIONS IN SOCIAL MEDIA

http://peoples2016.github.io/

December 12, 2016
Co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan

Please join us at PEOPLES, the first Workshop on Computational Modeling 
of People’s Opinions, Personality and Emotions in Social Media.

*** *News*

- The program and proceedings are now available (see below)
- The workshop starts at a _special time_ (12.30!)

*** *Schedule, proceedings, and registration*

The workshop program (including keynote, oral sessions and posters) is 
available at:

https://peoples2016.github.io/schedule.html 
<https://peoples2016.github.io/schedule.html>

The contributions cover a wide range of topics related to the three main 
PEOPLES themes (personality, emotion and opinion), their interaction and 
the impact of their modeling on social aspects like well-being, 
political preferences, humor and language use. We were pleased to see 
papers discussing different approaches to modeling, such as active 
learning, distant supervision, multi-task learning, experimental studies 
with participants, and dealing with different data, including speech 
input and resources from multiple languages. The proceedings are 
downloadable from the PEOPLES website: 
https://peoples2016.github.io/peoples2016.pdf 
<https://peoples2016.github.io/peoples2016.pdf>, and are going to appear 
in the ACL anthology soon.

You can register for PEOPLES (category “half-day workshop”) via the 
COLING website:

http://coling2016.anlp.jp/#registration 
<http://coling2016.anlp.jp/#registration>

This might be the first in a series of workshops that brings together 
researchers in Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing 
who share an interest in personality, opinion and emotion detection, and 
especially in researching the intertwining of such traits and expressions.

*Programme Committee*
Jason Baldridge, People Pattern, US
Pierpaolo Basile, University of Bari, Italy
Valerio Basile, INRIA Sophia Antipolis Méditerranée, France
Cristina Bosco, University of Turin, Italy
Gosse Bouma, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Erik Cambria, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Fabio Celli, University of Trento, Italy
Chloé Clavel, LTCI-CNRS, Telecom-ParisTech, France
Walter Daelemans, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Morena Danieli, University of Trento, Italy
Dan Hardt, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Dirk Hovy, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Richard Johansson, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
David Jurgens, Stanford University, US
Svetlana Kiritchenko, NRC-Canada, Canada
Florian Kuhnemann, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Bing Liu, University of Illinois at Chicago, US
Kim Luyckx, Biomina Research Group, Belgium
Saif Mohammad, NRC-Canada, Canada
Scott Nowson, Accenture Centre for Innovation, Dublin, Ireland, France
Dong Nguyen, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Martin Potthast, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany
Daniel Preotiuc-Pietro, University of Pennsylvania, US
Paolo Rosso, Technical University of Valencia, Spain
H. Andrew Schwartz, Stony Brook University, US
Carlo Strapparava, Fondazione Bruno Kessler Trento, Italy
Marko Tkalcic, Free University of Bolzano, Italy
Ben Verhoeven, University of Antwerp, Belgium

*Organisers*
Malvina Nissim, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Viviana Patti, University of Turin, Italy
Barbara Plank, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

If have any enquiries/comments about the workshop, please just contact 
us via email:
peoples2016coling@gmail.com <mailto:peoples2016coling@gmail.com>

*Sponsors*
PEOPLES 2016 is organized with the support of CELI Language Technology 
(https://www.celi.it/en/) and the Computational Linguistics group of 
CLCG (http://www.rug.nl/research/clcg/ 
<http://www.rug.nl/research/clcg/>), University of Groningen.

*Follow us!*
Twitter: https://twitter.com/peoples2016 <https://twitter.com/peoples2016>
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Peoples-2016-290592534619483/ 
<https://www.facebook.com/Peoples-2016-290592534619483/>
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