Lexicom and FunGramKB Research Teams
I International Conference on Meaning and Knowledge Representation: LCM and FunGramKB


We welcome paper proposals in relation to the following topics:

  • The LCM at the crossroads between functionalist, cognitivist and/or constructionist approaches
  • Division of labour of lexical semantics and constructional semantics
  • Role of metaphor and metonymy in the LCM
  • Relationship between semantics, pragmatics and discourse in the LCM
  • Connections between the LCM and FunGramKB
  • Lexico-grammatical knowledge in FunGramKB
  • Terminology in FunGramKB
  • Conceptual representation in FunGramKB
  • Reasoning in FunGramKB
  • NLP applications of FunGramKB

All paper proposals are assumed to represent original and unpublished work.

Proposals for 20-minute papers (and 10-minute discussion) must include:

  • [i] Personal and academic data: author's name, affiliation and e-mail address
  • [ii] The paper title and an abstract up to 150 words
  • [iii] A two-page double-space description of your research question

The official language of the conference is English.

Paper proposals should be sent by 30 March 2012 via e-mail to fungramkb@gmail.com
Please set the subject line of your e-mail to include the following reference: LCM-FUNGRAMKB conference

Notification of acceptance or rejection of submitted proposals will be mailed by 11 May 2012.