The Prize

To reflect Antonio Zampolli’s specific interest in our field, the Prize will be awarded to individuals whose work lies within the areas of Language Resources and Language Technology Evaluation with acknowledged outstanding contributions to their advancements.


See the Prize Statutes for details concerning nominations.


The Prize amount is 10,000€. The recipient(s) will also receive a certificate and will be featured on ELRA’s website. The Prize will be awarded for the seventh time in May 2020 at the LREC 2020 conference in Marseille (May 11-16, 2020).


Completed nominations should be sent to the ELRA President António Branco no later than February 1st 2020.


The ELRA Board receives many very good nominations, so if we were not able to select your candidate last time, you are invited to resubmit your nomination.


Important dates
  • 31 October 2019: Submission of proposals for panels, workshops and tutorials
  • 2 December 2019: Submission of proposals for oral and poster papers
  • 13 February 2020: Notification of acceptance for oral and poster/demo papers
  • 13 March 2020: Final Submission of accepted oral and poster/demo papers
  • 13-14-15 May 2020: Main Conference
  • 11-12-16 May 2020: Workshops & Tutorials