EECS
EECS

All Natural Language Processing Seminars

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017
Situated Language Processing Towards Interactive Task Learning
Speaker: Joyce Chai
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, CSE Seminar or Event, Natural Language Processing, Women in Computing
Faculty Sponsor: Rada Mihalcea
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 Beyster

Thursday, Nov 2, 2017
Machine Reading of Natural Language and Interactive Visualization
Speaker: Anoop Sarkar
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Natural Language Processing, AI Seminar
11:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 BBB

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017
Procedural Language and Knowledge
Speaker: Yejin Choi
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing, Women in Computing
10:30am - 12:00pm in Beyster 1670

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017
Procedural Language and Knowledge
Speaker: Yejin Choi
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Natural Language Processing, AI Seminar
10:30am - 12:00pm in 1670 BBB

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016
Language Use in Written Dialog: Beliefs, Gender, Social Networks, and Power
Speaker: Owen Rambow
Speaker Title: Senior Research Scientist
Event Type: Natural Language Processing, AI Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Toyota AI Seminar
4:00pm - 5:15pm in 3725 BBB

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016
Toyota AI Seminar - Amanda Stent
Speaker: Amanda Stent
Speaker Title: NLP Researcher
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:15pm in 3725 BBB

Friday, Apr 22, 2016
Evaluation Algorithms for Extractive Summaries
Speaker: Paul Tarau
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Natural Language Processing
11:00am - 12:00pm in Beyster 3901

Monday, Apr 11, 2016
Online social interactions: a lens on humans and a world for humans
Speaker: Chenhao Tan
Speaker Title: PhD Candidate
Event Type: Faculty Candidate, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:00pm in 1690 Beyster

Friday, Apr 8, 2016
Natural Language Processing for Collective Discourse
Speaker: Dragomir Radev
Speaker Title: Professor of Information, Computer Science and Engineering
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Forum Hall, Palmer Commons

Wednesday, Mar 30, 2016
Visual Question Answering (VQA)
Speaker: Devi Parikh
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: Computer Vision Seminar, Natural Language Processing
Faculty Sponsor: Jason Corso
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 1006 Dow

Tuesday, Mar 29, 2016
Toward Learning by Reading using a New Semantics that Merges Propositional and Distributional Information
Speaker: Eduard Hovy
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:15pm in BBB 3725

Thursday, Mar 17, 2016
Analyzing Formality in Online Communication
Speaker: Joel Tetreault
Speaker Title: Senior Research Scientist
Event Type: Natural Language Processing
10:30am - 12:00pm in BBB 1670

Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016
Following Natural Language Instructions in Unknown Environments
Speaker: Matt Walter
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:15pm in 3725 BBBB

Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015
Can Robots Behave Well as Members of Society? & Natural Language Processing for Collective Discourse
Speaker: Benjamin Kuipers & Dragomir Radev
Speaker Title: Professors of Computer Science
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:15pm in 3725 BBBB

Tuesday, Sep 29, 2015
Human-Centered Language Processing and Extended Ambient Intelligence at IHMC
Speaker: Dr. Bonnie Dorr
Speaker Title: Associate Director & Senior Research Scientist
Event Type: Women in Computing, Natural Language Processing
Faculty Sponsor: Rada Mihalcea
4:00pm - 5:30pm in Fran├žois-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) 1109

Monday, Apr 20, 2015
NLP Driven Models for Automatically Generating Survey Articles for Scientific Topics
Speaker: Rahul Jha
Event Type: Defense, AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
10:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Monday, Apr 20, 2015
Practical Natural Language Processing for Minority Languages
Speaker: Ben King
Event Type: Defense, AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
6:00pm - 8:00pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg.

Tuesday, Jan 13, 2015
Human-Centered Computing: Using Speech to Understand Behavior
and
Academic Matchmaking: Pairing Faculty with Graduate Student Applicants

Speaker: Emily Mower Provost and Rada Mihalcea
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Monday, Jan 12, 2015
Semantic World Knowledge for NLP
Speaker: Mohit Bansal
Speaker Title: Research Assistant Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
10:00am - 11:00am in 3901 BBB

Friday, Nov 21, 2014
Keyphrase Extraction in Citation Networks: How Do Citation Contexts Help?
Speaker: Cornelia Caragea
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor at the University of North Texas
Event Type: Natural Language Processing, AI Seminar, Women in Computing
10:30am - 11:30am in 3725 BBB

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014
The Vision-Language Interface in Machines and Humans
Speaker: Jeffrey Mark Siskind
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014
Public Universities with Billion Dollar Endowments? Challenges and Opportunities in the Acquisition of Open-Domain Fine-Grained Classes from the Web
Speaker: Marius Pasca
Speaker Title: Research Scientist
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in BBB 3725

Friday, Feb 14, 2014
Beyond Topic: Multi-dimensional Topic Models of Text
Speaker: Mark Dredze
Speaker Title: Assistant Research Professor in Computer Science
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
12:30pm - 1:30pm in 2733 Beyster Building

Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013
Multilingual Opinion Analysis
Speaker: Rada Mihalcea
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in BBB 3725

Tuesday, Nov 5, 2013
Learning Narrative Structure: Algorithms & Data
Speaker: Mark Finlayson
Speaker Title: Research Scientist
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in BBB 3725

Thursday, Oct 10, 2013
Automatic summarization: old problems and new challenges
Speaker: Inderjeet Mani
Speaker Title: Principal Research Scientist
Event Type: Natural Language Processing, Yahoo Seminar Series
11:00am - 12:00pm in 3725 Beyster Building

Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012
Learning Language from its Perceptual Context
Speaker: Raymond J. Mooney
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Friday, Jul 20, 2012
Explicit Semantic Analysis: Wikipedia-based Semantics for Natural Language Processing
Speaker: Shaul Markovitch
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
9:30am - 11:00am in 1690 BBB

Tuesday, Apr 3, 2012
From Contextual Search to Automatic Content Generation: Scaling Human Editorial Judgment
Speaker: Larry Birnbaum
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 BBB

Tuesday, Feb 1, 2011
Toyota AI Seminar: Sharks attack humans, but most sharks dont attack humans: Learning to express generalizations in language
Speaker: Susan Gelman
Speaker Title: Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg. (Stained Glass Conference Room)

Tuesday, Apr 6, 2010
Zoetrope & Ziggurat: Enhancing Interactions with the Dynamic Web
Speaker: Eytan Adar
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in 3725 Beyster Bldg. (Stained Glass Conference Room)

Tuesday, Oct 13, 2009
Towards Contextual Text Mining
Speaker: Qiaozhu Mei
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor, School of Information
Event Type: AI Seminar, Natural Language Processing
4:00pm - 5:30pm in Stained-Glass Conference Room (3725 Beyster Bldg.)