Tools and Resources for People with REAding DIfficulties (READI)

LREC Workshop | June, 24th 2022 | Marseille, France

Programme (preliminary)

Time Programme point Chair
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome Núria Gala, Rodrigo Wilkens
09:10 - 10:00 Invited speaker
Carolina Scarton
Personalised Text Simplification
Rodrigo Wilkens
10:00 - 10:30 Oral presentation
Elham Akhlaghi, Ingibjörg Iða Auðunardóttir, Branislav Bédi, Hakeem Beedar, Harald Berthelsen, Cathy Chua, Catia Cucchiarini, Brynjarr Eyjólfsson, Nedelina Ivanova, Christèle Maizonniaux, Neasa Ní Chiaráin, Manny Rayner, John Sloan, Sigurður Vigfússon and Ghil'ad Zuckermann
Reading Assistance through LARA
Thomas François
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 11:30 Oral presentation
Matthew Shardlow
Subjectivity in Lexical Complexity
Amalia Todirascu
11:30 - 12:00 Oral presentation
David Alfter, Rémi Cardon and Thomas François
A Dictionary-based Study of Word Sense Difficulty
12:00 - 13:00 Poster session
Renate Hauser, Jannis Vanvas, Sarah Ebling and Martin Volk
A Multilingual Simplified Language News Corpus
Evelina Rennes, Marina Santini and Arne Jönsson
The Swedish Simplification Toolkit: Designed with Target Audiences in Mind
Ludivine Javourey-Drevet, Stéphane Dufau, Johannes Christoph Ziegler and Núria Gala
HIBOU: an eBook to improve Text Comprehension and Reading Fluency for Beginning Readers of French
Camille Pirali, Thomas François and Núria Gala
PADDLe: a Platform to Identify Complex Words for Learners of French as a Foreign Language (FFL)
Nicolas Hernandez, Nabil Oulbaz and Tristan Faine
Open corpora and toolkit for assessing text readability in French
MWE for Essay Scoring English as a Foreign Language
Rodrigo Wilkens, Daiane Seibert, Xiaoou Wang and Thomas François
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:10 - 15:00 Invited speaker
Arne Jönsson
Tools and Services for Text Adaptation
David Alfter
15:00 - 15:20 Oral presentation (READI 2020)
Lauren Sauvan, Natacha Stolowy, Carlos Aguilar, Thomas François, Núria Gala, Frédéric Matonti, Eric Castet and Aurélie Calabrese
Text Simplification to Help Individuals with Low Vision Read More Fluently
Rémi Cardon
15:20 - 15:40 Oral presentation (READI 2020)
Steinunn Rut Friðriksdóttir and Anton Karl Ingason
Disambiguating Confusion Sets as an Aid for Dyslexic Spelling
15:40 - 16:00 Oral presentation (READI 2020)
Sian Gooding, Shiva Taslimipoor and Ekaterina Kochmar
Incorporating Multiword Expressions in Phrase Complexity Estimation
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 17:00 Round table: future directions and projects Núria Gala, Rodrigo Wilkens
17:00 - 17:15 Closing session