HiTZ Language Technology Webinar Series

The HiTZ center hosts a webinar series on Language Technology with talks by key researchers in the field. Please find below a list of upcoming webinars, as well as recordings of past webinars.

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future webinars

Xiang Ren (University of Southern California - USC)

Commonsense Reasoning in the Wild (October 6, 2022, 17:00 CET)   

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Vered Shwartz (The University of British Columbia-Vancouver)

Incorporating Commonsense Reasoning into NLP Models (November 3, 2022, 16:30 CET)   

 

 

Maarit Koponen (University of Eastern Finland)

Title to be announced (December 1, 2022)   

 

past webinars

You can watch past seminars here

Is scale all you need? (June 24, 2022, 10:00 CET)   

 

Semi-supervised Learning for Low-resource Multilingual and Multimodal Speech Processing with Machine Speech Chain (May 5, 2022, 15:00 CET)   

 

It’s Time to Reason (April 7, 2022, 15:00 CET)   

 

 

Talking with Robots: Are We Nearly There Yet? (February 3, 2022, 15:00 CET)   

 


Speech Representations and Processing in Deep Neural Networks (January 13, 2022, 15:00 CET)   


 

When Combating Hype, Proceed with Caution (December 2, 2021, 15:00 CET)   

 


Humans Learn From Task Descriptions and So Should Our Models (November 4, 2021, 15:00 CET)   

 

Visually Grounded Reasoning across Languages and Cultures (March 3, 2022, 15:00 CET)   

 

Watch 2020-2021 webinar series here.