Fred Jelinek Seminar Series


Video archive is available on our dedicated ÚFAL video lectures site.

Title Speaker Date Room
No surprise here: On discourse expectations, underspecified coherence relations, and reduced referring expressions Jet Hoek (University of Cologne) Mon, 12/16/2019 - 14:00 S1
Granularity in coherence relations and in connective description: Empirical and practical considerations Manfred Stede (University of Potsdam) Mon, 12/09/2019 - 14:00 S1
Descriptive tradition, experimental research, and the semantics of conversion Salvador Valera (University of Granada) Mon, 05/13/2019 - 13:30 S1
Enhancing Universal Dependency Annotation Gosse Bouma (University of Groningen) Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:30 S1
Actionability in Cognitive Robotics Sergei Nirenburg and Marjorie McShane (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA) Mon, 04/01/2019 - 13:30 S1
Pattern Grammar meets construction grammar Amanda Patten Mon, 12/03/2018 - 13:30 S1
When reference is subjected to evolution: how do we construct and interpret the "chains" between textuality and ontology? Guy Achard-Bayle (Université de Lorraine, Metz) Mon, 11/12/2018 - 14:15 S1
Referring expressions and coreference chains in French: annotation strategies, annotating tools, and annotated resources Frederic Landragin (CNRS, Laboratoire LATTICE – École normale supérieure, Paris) Mon, 11/12/2018 - 13:30 S1
Towards Knowledge-Based Neural Machine Translation Deyi Xiong (Tianjin University) Mon, 11/05/2018 - 13:30 S1
Found in Translation - Learning to understand languages with cross-lingual grounding Jörg Tiedemann Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:30 S1
“How I got here”: a personal journey from particle physics through literary studies to data engineering. Robert V. McNamee (University of Oxford) Mon, 04/23/2018 - 13:30 S1
Challenges in teaching Robots to Perform Tasks Candy Sidner (Worcester Polytechnic Institute) Mon, 04/16/2018 - 14:30 S1
Smart Enough to Talk with Us? Foundations and Challenges for Dialogue Capable AI Systems Barbara J. Grosz (Harvard University) Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:00 S1
Enhancing Universal Dependencies Joakim Nivre (Uppsala University) Mon, 04/09/2018 - 13:30 S1
Word-formation systems in European languages Pavol Štekauer (P. J. Šafárik University, Košice) Mon, 03/26/2018 - 13:30 S1
Towards Effective Retrieval of Spontaneous Conversational Spoken Content Gareth J.F. Jones Mon, 01/08/2018 -
13:30 to 15:00
Using Typology to Develop Guidelines for Universal Dependencies: Issues with Modification Constructions William Croft Mon, 10/23/2017 -
13:30 to 15:00
Multilingual parallel corpora and linguistic theory: How to compare constraints cross-linguistically Natalia Levshina Mon, 10/31/2016 -
13:30 to 15:00
Coherence relations and connectives: on cognitive categories, cross-linguistic comparison and discourse annotation Ted J. M. Sanders Mon, 10/17/2016 -
13:30 to 15:00
Multimodal Representations for Natural Language Meaning James Pustejovsky Fri, 10/07/2016 -
10:45 to 12:15
The Blocks World Redux Martha Palmer Mon, 05/09/2016 - 13:30 S1
What Happens when Thomas Aquinas Goes to Prague Marco Passarotti Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:30 S1
The digital humanities—the “computational linguistics” for the rest of the humanities? Michael Piotrowski Mon, 04/04/2016 - 15:15 S1
Growing Trees: Non-Linear Incremental Parsing during Writing Cerstin Mahlow Mon, 04/04/2016 - 13:30 S1
Annotation and automatic classification of situation entity types Annemarie Friedrich Mon, 11/30/2015 - 13:30 S1
Strategies for cohesive dialogues in Scandinavian Elisabet Engdahl Mon, 11/23/2015 - 13:30 S1
Automatic Transformational Analysis and Generation with NooJ Max Silberztein Mon, 10/12/2015 - 13:30 S1
Learning and Inference for Natural Language Understanding Dan Roth Mon, 09/14/2015 - 14:30 S3
CLARIN: Requirements, Examples & Experiences Gerhard Heyer, Dirk Goldhahn Mon, 04/20/2015 - 13:30 S1
Discourse structure in text and dialogue: theoretical and empirical perspectives Nicholas Asher Mon, 03/30/2015 - 13:30 S1
Towards large coverage deep-syntactic parsing Leo Wanner Mon, 12/01/2014 - 13:30 S1
Machine learning for social multi-user human robot interaction Simon Keizer Mon, 11/10/2014 - 14:30 S1
How to evaluate a corpus Adam Kilgarriff
(Lexical Computing Ltd, University of Leeds)
Mon, 03/17/2014 - 13:30 S1
Engagement Recognition And Generation For Human-Robot Interaction; Disco: An Open Source Tool for Dialog Management Candy Sidner Mon, 12/02/2013 - 13:30 S1
Towards a multilayer and multidimensional corpus annotation: Following the footprints of the Meaning-Text Theory Leo Wanner Mon, 05/20/2013 - 13:30 S1
Expert Performance and the Multilingual Brain Barbara Moser-Mercer, Alexis Hervais-Adelman Mon, 04/29/2013 - 13:30 S1
Putting Linguistics back into Computational Linguistics Martin Kay Fri, 04/26/2013 - 10:00 S1
Beyond Shallow Semantics Martha Palmer Mon, 11/26/2012 - 13:30 S1
The New Machine Translation—Getting Blood from a Stone Martin Kay Mon, 10/22/2012 -
13:30 to 15:00
Representing Spatial Information in Language James Pustejovsky Mon, 10/08/2012 - 13:30 S1
Learning under Bias in NLP Anders Søgaard Tue, 09/25/2012 - 15:00 S1
Decline and disappearance: on the negative side of recent change in English Geoffrey Leech Mon, 05/14/2012 - 13:30 S1
The Statistical Problem of Language Acquisition Mark Steedman Mon, 03/26/2012 - 13:30 S1
Sluicing and Dialogue Ivan A. Sag Fri, 03/23/2012 - 13:30 S4
From opinion mining to text parsing: Toward the automatic analysis of editorials Manfred Stede Mon, 12/12/2011 - 13:30 S1
Combining symbolic and statistical methods in corpus-based NLP Dan Flickinger Mon, 11/14/2011 -
13:30 to 15:00
Human language as an exercise in creative recycling: welcome to the world of grammatical constructions Mirjam Fried Mon, 11/07/2011 -
13:30 to 15:00
Lost in the Woods? Transition-Based Dependency Parsing with Non-Projective Trees Joakim Nivre Mon, 10/10/2011 - 13:30 S1