Webinars series

2023-2024


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Marco Baroni (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
TBA (Thursday, June 6, 2024 - 15:00 CET)

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Ralf Schlüter (RWTH Aachen University)
TBA (Thursday, May 2, 2024 - 15:00 CET)

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Smaranda Muresan (Columbia University)
Human-centric NLP: From Argumentation to Creativity (Thursday, March 7, 2024 - 15:00 CET)

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Heng Ji (University of Illinois)
SmartBook: an AI Prophetess for Disaster Reporting and Forecasting (Friday, February 16, 2024 - 15:00 CET)

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Emily M. Bender (University of Washington)
Meaning making with artificial interlocutors and risks of language technology (Thursday, November 2, 2023 - 16:00 CET)

2022-202


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(Wednesday, June 14, 2023 - 09:00 CET)

2022-2023

Pascale Fung (The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Safer Generative ConvAI (Thursday, June 1, 2023 - 15:00 CET)
Martin Cooke (Ikerbasque – Basque Foundation for Science)
Who needs big data? Listeners' adaptation to extreme forms of variability in speech (Thursday, May 4, 2023 - 15:00 CET)
Isabelle Augenstein (University of Copenhagen)
Beyond Fact Checking — Modelling Information Change in Scientific Communication (Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 15:00 CET)
Thomas Hueber (CNRS/GIPSA-lab)
Computational model of speech learning, a focus on the acoustic-articulatory mapping (Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 15:00 CET)
Maarit Koponen (University of Eastern Finland)
Machine translation as a tool for multilingual information: different users and use scenarios (Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 15:00 CET)
Vered Shwartz (The University of British Columbia-Vancouver)
Incorporating Commonsense Reasoning into NLP Models (Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 15:30 CET)
Xiang Ren (University of Southern California - USC)
Commonsense Reasoning in the Wild (Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 17:00 CET)

2021-2022

Mikel Artetxe (FAIR (Meta AI))
Is scale all you need? (Friday, June 24, 2022 - 10:00 CET)
Sakriani Sakti (Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
Semi-supervised Learning for Low-resource Multilingual and Multimodal Speech Processing with Machine Speech Chain (Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 15:00 CET)
Dan Roth (University of Pennsylvania)
It’s Time to Reason (Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 15:00 CET)
Desmond Elliott (University of Copenhagen)
Visually Grounded Reasoning across Languages and Cultures (Thursday, March 3, 2022 - 15:00 CET)
Roger Moore (The University of Sheffield)
Talking with Robots: Are We Nearly There Yet? (Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 15:00 CET)
Odette Scharenborg (Delft University of Technology)
Speech Representations and Processing in Deep Neural Networks (Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 15:00 CET)
Sam Bowman (New York University)
When Combating Hype, Proceed with Caution (Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 15:00 CET)
Hinrich Schuetze (University of Munich)
Humans Learn From Task Descriptions and So Should Our Models (Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 15:00 CET)

2020-2021

Heidi Christensen (University of Sheffield, UK)
Automated processing of pathological speech (Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 15:00 CET)
Jose Luis Alba Castro - Carmen García Mateo (University of Vigo)
Automatic Spanish Sign-Language Recognition: On-going Work & Challenges Ahead (Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 15:00 CET)
Iryna Gurevych (Technische Universität Darmstadt)
Let's Argue - Understanding and Generating Natural Language Arguments (Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 15:00 CET)
Ricardo Baeza-Yates (Northeastern University)
Biases on Social Media (Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 15:00 CET)

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Kyunghyun Cho (NYU)
Unreasonably Shallow Deep Learning (Friday, January 29, 2021 - 17:30 CET)
Eduard Hovy (CMU)
The Birth of a New NLP Centre: Making the Most of a Newborn Technology (Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 17:30 CET)