We also examined the validity of the corpus comparing the effects of two lexical measures (Word frequency and N) from the EHME and E-HITZ databases in a lexical decision task.
1 in both databases), in addition to 15 low Neighborhood size words, and 15 high Neighborhood size words (these 15 words also had at least one higher frequency neighbor, Mean HFN = 2 and 1 for EHME and E-HITZ, respectively).
frequency and N values of each of the 60 words used in the experiment as predictors, and we did the regression first with the EHME and then with the E-HITZ values.
The 2009 edition of EHME will primarily focus on three dedicated sectors -- Hotels & Resorts; Restaurants & CafE[umlaut]s; and Pool & Spa.
EHME builds on a successful inaugural edition held in December 2008, which saw the attendance of key decision-makers from across the Middle East at the three-day hospitality fair.
Over 141 exhibitors from 18 countries including Canada, Egypt, Italy, Lebanon, Oman, Spain, Switzerland, Syria, Thailand, Turkey, US and the UAE took part at EHME 2008.
Two specialist conferences were also held during EHME.
The visitors at EHME included buyers from international hotel groups, officials managing hotel apartments and tourist facilities, restaurant and catering operators, chefs, distributors, importers, wholesalers, educational institutions, government authorities, investors, promoters, developers, design and planning consultants, architects and interior decorators.
Two specialist conferences will be held during EHME