Workshop on Constraints in Discourse
3-5 June, 2005
Dortmund, Germany
The goal of this workshop is to provide a forum for presenting recent research on constraints in discourse. The target areas include the recognition of discourse structure as well as the interpretation and generation of discourse in a broad variety of domains. The workshop offers a forum for researchers from diverse formal approaches, including but not limited to:

- Rhetorical Structure Theory (RST)
- Segmented Discourse Representation Theory (SDRT)
- Tree Adjoining Grammars
- The QUD Modell
- Plan Based Reasoning
- Abductive Reasoning
- Gricean Pragmatics
- Speech Act Theory

Invited Speakers
Nicholas Asher, Univ. of Texas (Austin), USA
Claire Gardent, LORIA/CNRS, France
Livia Polanyi, FX Palo, USA
David Schlangen, Univ. Potsdam, Germany
 
Barbara Grosz, Harvard Univ., USA, informed us that she couldn't give her invited talk. For one of the reasons click here.
Program Committee
Nicholas Asher, Univ. of Texas (Austin)
Anton Benz, Univ. of Southern Denmark, Kolding
Kurt Eberle, Lingenio GmbH, Germany
Claire Gardent, LORIA/CNRS, France
Barbara Grosz, Harvard Univ., USA
Anke Holler, Ruprecht-Karls-Univ., Germany
Peter Kühnlein, Univ. Bielefeld, Germany
Livia Polanyi, FX Palo, USA
Claudia Sassen, Univ. Dortmund, Germany
David Schlangen, Univ. Potsdam, Germany