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2024


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Marco Baroni(Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Title: Unnatural Language Processing: On the Puzzling Out-of-Distribution Behavior of Language Models (Thursday, June 6, 2024 - 15:00 )

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

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

2023


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Emily M. Bender (University of Washington)
Title: Meaning making with artificial interlocutors and risks of language technology (Thursday, November 2, 2023 - 16:00 )
Pascale Fung (The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Title: Safer Generative ConvAI (Thursday, June 1, 2023 - 15:00 )
Martin Cooke(Ikerbasque – Basque Foundation for Science)
Title: Who needs big data? Listeners' adaptation to extreme forms of variability in speech (Thursday, May 4, 2023 - 15:00 )
Isabelle Augenstein(University of Copenhagen)
Title: Beyond Fact Checking — Modelling Information Change in Scientific Communication (Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 15:00 )
Thomas Hueber(CNRS/GIPSA-lab)
Title: Computational model of speech learning, a focus on the acoustic-articulatory mapping (Thursday, February 2, 2023 - 15:00 )

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2022

Maarit Koponen(University of Eastern Finland)
Title: Machine translation as a tool for multilingual information: different users and use scenarios (Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 15:00 )
Vered Shwartz(The University of British Columbia-Vancouver)
Title: Incorporating Commonsense Reasoning into NLP Models (Thursday, November 3, 2022 - 15:30 )
Xiang Ren(University of Southern California - USC)
Title: Commonsense Reasoning in the Wild (Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 17:00 )
Mikel Artetxe (FAIR (Meta AI))
Title: Is scale all you need? (Friday, June 24, 2022 - 10:00 )
Sakriani Sakti(Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
Title: Semi-supervised Learning for Low-resource Multilingual and Multimodal Speech Processing with Machine Speech Chain (Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 15:00 )
Dan Roth(University of Pennsylvania)
Title: It’s Time to Reason (Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 15:00 )
Desmond Elliott(University of Copenhagen)
Title: Visually Grounded Reasoning across Languages and Cultures (Thursday, March 3, 2022 - 15:00 )
Roger Moore(The University of Sheffield)
Title: Talking with Robots: Are We Nearly There Yet? (Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 15:00 )
Odette Scharenborg(Delft University of Technology)
Title: Speech Representations and Processing in Deep Neural Networks (Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 15:00 )

2021

Sam Bowman(New York University)
Title: When Combating Hype, Proceed with Caution (Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 15:00 )
Hinrich Schuetze(University of Munich)
Title: Humans Learn From Task Descriptions and So Should Our Models (Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 15:00 )
Heidi Christensen(University of Sheffield, UK)
Title: Automated processing of pathological speech (Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 15:00 )
Jose Luis Alba Castro - Carmen García Mateo(University of Vigo)
Title: Automatic Spanish Sign-Language Recognition: On-going Work & Challenges Ahead (Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 15:00 )
Iryna Gurevych(Technische Universität Darmstadt)
Title: Let's Argue - Understanding and Generating Natural Language Arguments (Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 15:00 )
Ricardo Baeza-Yates(Northeastern University)
Title: Biases on Social Media (Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 15:00 )

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Kyunghyun Cho (NYU)
Title: Unreasonably Shallow Deep Learning (Friday, January 29, 2021 - 17:30 )

2020

Eduard Hovy(CMU)
Title: The Birth of a New NLP Centre: Making the Most of a Newborn Technology (Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 17:30 )