The LREC conference has become a major event in the field of language engineering, and constitutes a milestone in the life of Human Language Technologies (HLT).
It is organised by ELRA biennially with the support of institutions and organisations involved in HLT, and brings together a large number of people working and interested in HLT.
LREC 2014, the ninth edition of LREC took place in Reykjavik (Iceland) from 26th May to 31st May 2014 and attracted more than 1200 participants.
LREC 2012, the eighth edition of LREC took place in Istanbul (Turkey) from 21st May to 27th May 2012 and attracted more than 1200 participants.
LREC 2010, the seventh edition of LREC took place in Valletta (Malta) from 17th May to 23th May 2010 and attracted more than 1200 participants.
LREC 2008, the sixth edition of LREC took place in Marrakech (Morocco) from 26th May to June 1st 2008 and attracted more than 1100 participants.
LREC 2006, the fifth edition of LREC took place in Genoa (Italy) from 22th to 28th May 2006 and attracted more than 800 participants.
LREC 2004, the fourth edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference was held in memory of Angel Martin Municio and Antonio Zampolli. LREC 2004, which took place in Lisbon (Portugal), attracted almost 1000 participants, coming from 50 countries from all the continents.
In June 2002, LREC 2002 brought together over 715 members of the HLT community in Las Palmas de Gran Canarias (Spain), attracted by the numerous different domains covered by the conference sessions and the workshops.
The second edition was organised in Athens (Greece) in May 2000. More than 600 people attended the conferences and workshops.
The first LREC conference and its satellite workshops were organised in May 1998 and took place in Granada (Spain), where more than 500 attendees coming from 38 countries met together.
Latest addition : 16 September 2013.