Research Seminar in Language Technology - Autumn 2018

Course Information

This is the time table of the general research seminar in language technology. Presentations will be given primarily by doctoral students but also other researchers in language technology including external guests

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Tentative Schedule:

September, 6: LT Group Meeting
September, 13: LT Rading Group
Phrase-Based & Neural Unsupervised Machine Translation, Lample et al., EMNLP 2018
September, 20: LT Rading Group
A neural interlingua for multilingual machine translation and Learning Joint Multilingual Sentence Representations with Neural Machine Translation
September, 27: Stergios Chatzikyriakidis
Title: What kind of Natural Language Inference are NLP systems learning?
September, 28: FoTran 2018
October, 4: LT Seminar: Senka Drobac
Title: Improving OCR of historical newspapers and journals published in Finland by adding Swedish training data
October, 11: LT Group Meeting
October, 25: Aarne Talman and Miikka Silfverberg
Title: tba
November, 8: LT Group Meeting
November, 15: Željko Agić
Title: tba
November, 22: LT Seminar (tba)
November, 29: LT Seminar (tba)
December, 13: Emily Öhman and Umut Sulubacak
Title: tba
December, 20: LT Group Meeting
Christmas Coffee