The LTI Student Research Symposium (SRS) is a one-day series
of presentations designed to increase
awareness of the diverse aspects of language technologies
research conducted by students within the LTI, as
well as introduce incoming LTI students to the work of
Presentations will be selected among abstracts submitted by
current LTI students. The "program committee" (composed of
two current PhD students, under the guidance of two LTI faculty
members) will select ten abstracts for presentation in the
Symposium. One of the presentations will be selected for a
"Best Presentation Award", which will be announced at the end of
the symposium. The winner of the "Best Presentation Award" will
receive a cash prize of $500.
SRS presentations will provide students with an opportunity
to share their work with other LTI members, and learn
about other student research in the LTI.
A presentation in the Symposium fulfills the yearly
presentation requirement and the speaking requirement for LTI
In addition, the Symposium provides an excellent
opportunity for second-year master's students who may be
interested in applying to the PhD program to showcase their
The deadline for abstract
submissions is August 25, 2003.