Initiatives for Natural Language


JEITA Natural Language Processing Technologies Committee

Tetsuro CHINO (TOSHIBA), Takao FUKUSHIGE (MATSUSHITA), Makoto IWAYAMA (Hitachi), Sadao KUROHASHI (Tokyo University), Kiyoaki SHIRAI (JAIST) (alphabetical order)

In these days, corpus-based approach of natural language processing has been popular, where machine learning or statistical method is applied to large-scale resources of natural language for producing various kinds of linguistic knowledge. There are many initiatives over the world to construct and maintain these resources, and the following is a partial list we collected. This survey has been done in 2001.

Natural Language Resource Projects

Evaluation Projects

Other Projects

Links to Corpus

English Corpus