CEUR Workshop Proceedings (Proceedings of the International Conference "Internet and Modern Society" IMS-2020, 17-20 June 2020, ITMO University, St. Petersburg, Russia)
The International Conference “Internet and Modern Society” (IMS-2020) was initially planned to take place in St. Petersburg, Russia. Due to the spread of COVID-19 and the ban on public events, the conference was held during 17-20 June 2020 in the format of online sessions with a discussion of papers and presentations uploaded in advance. The conference was organized by the ITMO University during the Information Society Week. The important events of IMS-2020, focused on specific aspects of information society and digital transformation, were International Workshop “Information Systems for Science and Education”, International Workshop “Internet Psychology” (IntPsy2020), International Workshop “Computational Linguistics” (CompLing2020) and International Workshop “ Electronic Governance ” (E-Governance2020).
The goal of the CompLing2020 workshop was to discuss the actual issues of interaction of linguistics and information technologies – regarding the development of technology solutions on the basis of a natural language, and the influence of information technologies on the language. Target audience are linguists of all profiles, the staff of organizations developing information systems that involve natural language processing, specialists in knowledge representation, higher education teachers, translators. The workshop was focused on the following key topics: Computer modeling of language, Computer analysis of natural language, Corpus linguistics, Digital linguistic resources, Computational and linguistic ontologies, Information extraction, Document analysis, Information retrieval, Machine translation, Computational lexicography, Speech technologies, Linguistic analysis of social networks.