[Corpora-List] Program announcement: NAACL2016 Semantics-Driven SMT Workshop

Kevin Duh kevinduh at cs.jhu.edu
Thu May 12 16:47:54 CEST 2016

Call for Participation:

NAACL2016 Workshop on Semantics-Driven Statistical Machine Translation

July 16, 2016 (San Diego, USA)


We cordially invite you to the 2nd Workshop on Semantics-Driven Statistical Machine Translation (SedMT), to be held on June 16, 2016 in conjunction with NAACL 2016 in San Diego, USA. The goals of this workshop are to identify key challenges of exploring semantics in SMT. The program will include 4 invited keynote speeches, oral presentations, and a panel discussion.

Invited Keynotes:

- Johan Bos (University of Groningen) - Building a Large Parallel Meaning Bank - Kyunghyun Cho (New York University) - Statistical Machine Translation without Explicit Linguistic Structures - Jan Hajic (Charles University in Prague) - The Chimera-TectoMT architecture of Machine Translation with Deep Linguistic Analysis - Martha Palmer (University of Colorado) - Designing Abstract Meaning Representations

Oral talks:

- Liangyou Li, Andy Way and Qun Liu - Extending Phrase-Based Translation with Dependencies by Using Graphs - Shili Ge and Rou Song - The Naming Sharing Structure and its Cognitive Meaning in Chinese and English - Alastair Butler - Deterministic natural language generation from meaning representations for machine translation - Kiril Simov, Petya Osenova and Alexander Popov - Towards Semantic-based Hybrid Machine Translation between Bulgarian and English

Please see the program for details ( http://hlt.suda.edu.cn/workshop/sedmt2016/program.html ).

Best regards, Deyi Xiong, Kevin Duh, Eneko Agirre, Nora Aranberri, Houfe

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