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Preliminary Program

     Friday, July 11 (2:00 - 6:00 pm)

  2:00 - 2:15 pm Welcome & Introductions (Room: Wells Hall C-315)
Helen Aristar-Dry (Eastern Michigan U.)
Anthony Aristar (Wayne State U.)

  2:15 - 4:00 pm Session I: The E-MELD Project (Room: Wells Hall C-315)
Anthony Aristar (WSU)
      Overview & Update
Helen Aristar-Dry & Gayathri Sriram (EMU)
      The Showroom of Best Practice [Power Point]
Gary Simons (SIL)
      Roadmap to Best Practice for Texts [Full Text (HTML)]
Terry Langendoen & Scott Farrar (U. of Arizona)
      Markup and the GOLD Ontology [Full Text (HTML) (PDF)]
William Lewis (California State U Fresno)
      Mining and Migrating Interlinear Text [Abstract] [Full Text (HTML) (PDF)]

    (Coffee & Cookies in the working group rooms)

  4:00 - 6:00 pm Work Session I: (Rooms: Wells Hall C-315, C-311, C-314)
1. Resource Creation
         Bartek Plichta (Michigan State U.)
         Doug Whalen (Haskins Laboratories)
2. Resource Transcription and Annotation
         Bernard Comrie (MPI/UCSB)
         Edward Garrett (EMU)
         Arienne Dwyer (U. of Kansas)
3. Resource Presentation
         Laura Buszard-Welcher (UC Berkeley)
         Dafydd Gibbon (U. of Bielefeld)
         Debbie Anderson (UC Berkeley)
4. Resource Conversion
         Baden Hughes(U. of Melbourne)
         Chilin Shih (Montclair State U.)
5. Resource Archiving
         Peter Austin (SOAS)
         Heidi Johnson (AILLA)
         Gary Holton (Alaska Native Language Center)
6. Resource Discovery (Metadata & Searching)
         Jeff Good (UC Berkeley)
         Robert Neumann & Ulrike Kiefer (Förderverein für Jiddische Sprache und Kultur e.V.)

  6:00 pm Out to Dinner (Whenever we finish)

     Saturday, July 12 (10:00 - 6:00 pm)

  10:00 - 11:45 am Session II: Text and Annotation Types (Room: Wells Hall C-315)
Steven Bird, Cathy Bow, & Baden Hughes (U. of Melbourne)
      Toward a General Model of Interlinear Text [Abstract] [Full Text (HTML) (PDF)][Handout]
Gary Holton (Alaska Native Language Center)
      Approaches to Digitization and Annotation: A Survey of Language Documentation
     Materials in the Alaska Native Language Center Archive

      [Abstract] [Full Text (HTML) (PDF)]
Hennie Brugman (MPI for Psycholinguistics)
      Annotated Recordings and Texts in the DoBeS Project [Abstract] [Full Text (HTML)]
Baden Hughes (U of Melbourne)
      Developing Open Data Models for Linguistic Field Data [Abstract]
      [Full Text (HTML) (PDF)]

  11:45 - 1:00 pm Lunch

  1:00 - 2:30 pm Session III: Phoneticians' Panel on Audio Standards (Room: Wells Hall C-315)
Patrice Beddor (U. of Michigan)
Bartek Plichta (MSU)
      Digital Audio, Audio for Video, and Digital Video [Handout (HTML)]
Jean Andruski (WSU)
      Practical Considerations in Recording "Natural" Speech [Handout (Word) (HTML)]
Doug Whalen (Haskins Laboratories)

  2:30 - 3:15 pm Project & Software Demos I (Room: Wells Hall A-704)
Edward Garrett (Eastern Michigan U.)
      Quill Driver [Handout (HTML)]
Jeff Good (UC Berkeley)
      BITC: Collaborative Interlinear Text Collection [Handout (HTML)]
Philippe Martin (U. of Toronto/Université Paris)
      WinPitch Corpus, a Tool for Alignment and Analysis of Large Corpora
      [Handout (HTML)] [Short Paper (PDF)]
Robert Neumann & Ulrike Keifer (Förderverein für Jiddische Sprache und Kultur e.V.)
      Harvesting Uriel Weinreich's Archive of the Yiddish Language and Culture Atlas
      [Handout (HTML)]
Baden Hughes, Cathy Bow, Steven Bird (U. of Melbourne)
      Interlinear Text Facilities [Handout (HTML) (PDF)]
Heidi Johnson (AILLA)
      Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America
      [Handout (HTML)]
Nicholas Thieberger (U. of Melbourne)
      Audiamus [Handout (HTML)] &PARADISEC [Handout (HTML)] [PARADISEC Brochure (PDF)]

  3:15 - 4:30 pm Project & Software Demos II (Room: Wells Hall A-704)
Jim Mason (The Rosetta Project)
      The Rosetta Project
Steven Weinberger (George Mason U.)
      The Speech Accent Archive [Handout (HTML)]
Daffyd Gibbon (Universität Bielefeld)
      Ega [Handout (HTML)]
Nicholas Thieberger (U. of Melbourne)
      Audiamus [Handout (HTML)] &PARADISEC [Handout (HTML)] [PARADISEC Brochure (PDF)]
Ru-yng Chang, Chao-jun Chen, Wan-Jung Lin, Ming-chorng Hwang, Cui-xia Weng
(Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica)
      Online Interface to the Language on Bronze Inscription [Handout (HTML)]
Anthony Aristar & Zhenwei Chen (EMELD & WSU)
      FIELD.Lex [Handout (HTML)]
Brenda Farnell (U. of Illinois) & Wallace Hooper (U. of Indiana)
      Annotating Signed and Spoken Text [Handout (HTML) (Word)]

  4:00 - 6:00 pm Work Session II (Rooms: Wells Hall C-315, C-311, C-314)

     Sunday, July 13 (10:00 - 6:00 pm)

  10:00 - 12:00 pm Session IV: Reports on Specific Projects (Room: Wells Hall C-315)
Wallace Hooper & Paul Kroeber (Indiana U.)
      Models for Integrated Text and Lexical Data at AISRI [Abstract] [Full Text (PDF)]
Sebastian Drude (Freie Universität Berlin and Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi)
      Digitizing and Annotating Texts and Field Recordings [Abstract] [Full Text (HTML)]
Robert Vann (WMU)
      Digitizing and Transcribing Field Recordings of Catalonian Spanish [Abstract]
      [Full Text (HTML) (Word)]
Dietmar Zaefferer (U. of Munich)
      A Unified Representation Format for Spoken and Sign Language Text
      [Abstract] [Full Text (PowerPoint) (Word)]
Cui-Xia Weng, Ru-Yng Chang, Elizabeth Zeiton, Chao-Jun Chen, Derming Juang,
Chu-Ren Huang, and Chin-chuan Cheng (Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica)
      Taiwan's NDAP Language Archives Project: from bronze inscription texts to      Austronesian field recording [Abstract] [Full Text (HTML) (Word)]

  12:00 - 1:30 pm Lunch

  1:30 - 2:30 pm Session V: Resource Conversion & Presentation (Room: Wells Hall C-315)
Chilin Shih (U. of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
      Sound Conversion [Handout (HTML)]
Deborah Anderson (UC Berkeley)
      Unicode [Abstract]

  2:30 - 4:00 pm Work Session III (Rooms: Wells Hall C-315, C-311, C-314)

  4:00 - 4:15 pm Break

  4:15 - 5:15 pm Workgroup Wrap-Up and Reports (Room: Wells Hall C-315)

  5:15 - 6:00 pm Workshop Summary & Action Plans (Room: Wells Hall C-315)
Doug Whalen (Haskins Laboratories)

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