[Corpora-List] "Automatic Analysis of Learner Language" Pre-CALICO Workshop (Program/Call for Participation)

Detmar Meurers dm at ling.ohio-state.edu
Fri Feb 22 07:43:29 CET 2008


Call for Participation and Program of the

CALICO'08 Pre-Conference Workshop on

AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS OF LEARNER LANGUAGE:

BRIDGING FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHING NEEDS AND NLP POSSIBILITIES

http://purl.org/net/calico-workshop

March 18 and 19, 2008

Holiday Inn Golden Gateway, San Francisco

Tuesday, March 18

9:00 - 9:10 Detmar Meurers (Ohio State University) and

Anne Rimrott (Simon Fraser University):

WELCOME

9:10 - 9:40 Nick Pendar and Anna Kosterina (Iowa State University):

THE CHALLENGES OF ANNOTATING LEARNER LANGUAGE

9:40 - 10:10 Marzena Watorek (UniversitÚ de Paris 8) and

Aurelia Marcus (Sinequa):

FORMALIZING THE SECOND LANGUAGE LEARNER CORPUS BY

MEANS OF AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS"

10:30 - 11:00 Trude Heift (Simon Fraser University)

GOALS AND CHALLENGES FOR THE STANDARDIZATION

OF ERROR TYPOLOGIES IN PARSER-BASED CALL

11:00 - 11:30 Michael Gamon, Chris Brockett, William B. Dolan,

Jianfeng Gao, Alexandre Klementiev (Microsoft Research),

Dmitriy Belenko (University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign),

Claudia Leacock (Butler Hill Group):

USING STATISTICAL TECHNIQUES AND WEB SEARCH TO

CORRECT ESL ERRORS

11:30 - 12:00 Anne Rimrott, Trude Heift (Simon Fraser University):

CLASSIFICATION SYSTEMS FOR MISSPELLINGS

BY NON-NATIVE WRITERS

1:00 - 1:30 Mathias Schulze and Peter Wood (University of Waterloo):

ANALYZING LEARNER TEXTS

1:30 - 2:00 Ghazi Abuhakema, Anna Feldman, Eileen Fitzpatrick

(Montclair State University):

A NEW ARABIC INTERLANGUAGE DATABASE:

COLLECTION, ANNOTATION, ANALYSIS

2:00 - 2:30 Tony Berber Sardinha (Catholic University of Sao Paulo)

and Tania Shepherd (Rio de Janeiro State University):

DEVELOPING AN ONLINE SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATICALLY

IDENTIFYING ERRORS IN BRAZILIAN LEARNER ENGLISH

3:00 - 3:30 MartÝ Quixal and Toni Badia (Universitat Pompeu Fabra):

EXPLOITING UNSUPERVISED TECHNIQUES

TO PREDICT EFL LEARNER ERRORS

3:30 - 4:00 Jennifer Foster, Joachim Wagner, and Josef van Genabith

(Dublin City University):

USING DECISION TREES TO DETECT AND CLASSIFY

GRAMMATICAL ERRORS

4:00 - 5:00 Poster Session:

- Stacey Bailey and Detmar Meurers (Ohio State University):

DIAGNOSING MEANING ERRORS IN SHORT ANSWERS

TO READING COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS

- Adriane Boyd and Detmar Meurers (Ohio State University):

ON DIAGNOSING WORD ORDER ERRORS

- Markus Dickinson (Indiana University) and

Chong Min Lee (Georgetown University):

KOREAN PARTICLE ERROR DETECTION VIA PROBABILISTIC PARSING

- Paul G Doyle, Hong Huaqing (Nanyang Technological

University, Singapore):

A VARIETY OF "ERRORS"? AUTOMATED ANALYSIS OF TEACHER

AND PUPIL TALK IN SINGAPORE CLASSROOMS

- Karin Harbusch, Gergana Itsova, Ulrich Koch, and

Christine KŘhner (Universitńt Koblenz-Landau):

TOWARD ACCURATE SYNTACTIC FEEDBACK IN A WRITING LAB

FOR GERMAN-SPEAKING ELEMENTARY SCHOOLERS:

A GENERATION-BASED APPROACH

- DJ Hovermale (Ohio State University):

SCALE: SPELLING CORRECTION ADAPTED FOR

LEARNERS OF ENGLISH

- Olivier Kraif, Alexia Blanchard, Claude Ponton (LIDILEM,

UniversitÚ Stendhal, Grenoble, France):

MASTERING NOISE AND SILENCE IN LEARNER ANSWERS PROCESSING:

SIMPLE TECHNIQUES FOR ANALYSIS AND DIAGNOSIS

- Stela Letica (Universtiy of Zagreb, Croatia):

CROATIAN CORPUS OF LEARNER ENGLISH

- Diane Napolitano, Amanda Stent (State University of

New York at Stony Brook):

TECHWRITER: AN INDIVIDUALIZED APPROACH TO WRITING

ASSISTANCE AND IMPROVEMENT

- Hiromi Oyama, Yuji Matsumoto, Masayuki Asahara and

Kosuke Sakata (Nara Institute of Science and Technology):

CONSTRUCTION OF AN ERROR INFORMATION TAGGED CORPUS OF

JAPANESE LANGUAGE LEARNERS AND AUTOMATIC ERROR DETECTION

Wednesday, March 19

9:00 - 9:30 Heather Hilton (UniversitÚ de Savoie):

ANNOTATION AND ANALYSES OF TEMPORAL ASPECTS OF SPOKEN FLUENCY

9:30 - 10:00 Su-Youn Yoon, Lisa Pierce, Amanda Huensch, Eric Juul,

Samantha Perkins, Richard Sproat, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign):

CONSTRUCTION OF A RATED SPEECH CORPUS

OF L2 LEARNERS' SPEECH

10:00 - 10:30 Deryle Lonsdale, C. Ray Graham, Casey Kennington,

Aaron Johnson, Jeremiah McGhee (Brigham Young University):

SCORING AN ORAL LANGUAGE TEST USING

AUTOMATIC SPEECH RECOGNITION

11:00 - 11:30 Seok Bae Jang (Georgetown University), Sun-Hee Lee

(Wellesley College), Sang-kyu Seo (Yonsei University):

ANNOTATION OF KOREAN LEARNER CORPORA FOR

PARTICLE ERROR DETECTION

11:30 - 12:00 Noriko Nagata (University of San Francisco):

Robo-Sensei's NLP-based Error Detection and

FEEDBACK GENERATION

12:00 - 12:30 Luiz Amaral (University of Victoria) and

Detmar Meurers (Ohio State University):

LITTLE THINGS WITH BIG EFFECTS: ON THE IDENTFICATION

AND INTERPRETATION OF TOKENS FOR ERROR DIAGNOSIS IN ICALL

1:30 - 2:00 Joel Tetreault, Yoko Futagi (Educational Testing Service),

Martin Chodorow (Hunter College):

RELIABILITY OF HUMAN ANNOTATION OF USAGE ERRORS

IN LEARNER TEXT

2:00 - 2:30 Rachele De Felice and Stephen G. Pulman (Oxford University):

AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF PREPOSITION ERRORS IN LEARNER WRITING

2:30 - 3:00 Xiaofei Lu (Pennsylvania State University):

AUTOMATIC MEASUREMENT OF SYNTACTIC COMPLEXITY IN

SECOND LANGUAGE ACQUISITION

3:30 - 5:00 Jill Burstein (Educational Testing Service),

Jennifer Foster (Dublin City University),

Michael Gamon (Microsoft Research),

Trude Heift (Simon Fraser University),

Detmar Meurers (Ohio State University),

Lisa Michaud (Wheaton College):

PANEL DISCUSSION ON AUTOMATIC ANALYSIS OF LEARNER LANGUAGE:

WHAT'S THE NEXT STEP?

Abstracts and more information on the workshop can be found at

http://purl.org/net/calico-workshop

For questions, you can contact the organizers Detmar Meurers and Anne Rimrott at calico-workshop at ling.osu.edu



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