Mini workshop on Argument extraction and Advanced Corpus Techniques – University of Copenhagen

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Mini workshop on Argument extraction and Advanced Corpus Techniques

On February 12 we are organizing at iCourts, a mini workshop on Argument extraction and Advanced Corpus Techniques. The subject of the workshop will be to discuss techniques to annotate and extract argumentative structures and other information from court decisions as well as to track similarities between judgments. The second part will be hands-on giving the participants the chance to try some tasks on their laptops with the use of the freely available software, TXM.

Talks: 

  • Wim Peters, University of Sheffield, Department of Computer Science - "Annotation of and extraction from legal sources”
  • Alex Trklja, University of Birmingham, Law School – “Empirical investigations of legal texts”


Time:
12 February 2016, 10:00 - 12:30

Venue:
Faculty of Law, iCourts Open Meeting Area, Studiestræde 6, 1st floor, DK-1455 Copenhagen K

Registration: For participation in the event please use this registration form no later than 11 February 2016, 24:00