SLSP 2014 Program

A pdf version of the program available as a banner (1.46M)
or a leaflet (652k - to be printed on both sides, open to the left).

For presentations (except the invited talks), we recommend to allocate 23 minutes for the slide presentation and 2 minutes for questions.

Tuesday, October 14
9:00 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 10:15 Opening
10:15 - 11:05
Laurent Besacier
Roger K. Moore: Spoken Language Processing: Time to Look Outside? - Invited Lecture
11:05 - 11:35 Coffee Break
11:35 - 12:50
Uli Fahrenberg
Georgios Kontonatsios, Claudiu Mihăilă, Ioannis Korkontzelos, Paul Thompson, and Sophia Ananiadou: A Hybrid Approach to Compiling Bilingual Dictionaries of Medical Terms from Parallel Corpora
Wei Liu, Zhipeng Chang, and William J. Teahan: Experiments with a PPM Compression-based Method for English-Chinese Bilingual Sentence Alignment
Chi-kiu Lo and Dekai Wu: BiMEANT: Integrating Cross-lingual and Monolingual Semantic Frame Similarities in the MEANT Semantic MT Evaluation Metric
12:50 - 14:20 Lunch
14:20 - 15:35
Dekai Wu
Mathias Verbeke, Vincent Van Asch, Walter Daelemans, and Luc De Raedt: Lazy and Eager Relational Learning using Graph-Kernels
Mohamed Amine Boukhaled, and Jean-Gabriel Ganascia: Probabilistic Anomaly Detection Method for Authorship Verification
Uli Fahrenberg, Fabrizio Biondi, Kevin Corre, Cyrille Jegourel, Simon Kongshj, and Axel Legay: Measuring Global Similarity between Texts
16:00 - 18:00 Touristic visit

Wednesday, October 15
9:00 - 9:50
Roger K. Moore
Claire Gardent: Syntax and Data-to-Text Generation - Invited Lecture
9:50 - 10:05 Break
10:05 - 11:20
Gábor Kiss
Borbála Siklósi and Attila Novák: Identifying and Clustering Relevant Terms in Clinical Records Using Unsupervised Methods
Amine Abdaoui, Jérôme Azé, Sandra Bringay, Natalia Grabar, and Pascal Poncelet: Predicting Medical Roles in Online Health Fora
Ekaterina Pronoza, Elena Yagunova, and Svetlana Volskaya: Corpus-based Information Extraction and Opinion Mining for the Restaurant Recommendation System
11:20 - 11:50 Coffee Break and Group Photo
11:50 - 13:05
Benjamin Lecouteux
Raúl Ernesto Gutierrez de Piñerez Reyes and Juan Francisco Díaz-Frías: Informal Mathematical Discourse Parsing with Conditional Random Fields
Waad Ben Kheder, Driss Matrouf, Pierre-Michel Bousquet, Jean-François Bonastre and Moez Ajili: Robust Speaker Recognition Using MAP Estimation of Additive Noise in i-vectors Space
Arseniy Gorin and Denis Jouvet: Structured GMM Based on Unsupervised Clustering for Recognizing Adult and Child Speech
13:05 - 14:35 Lunch
14:35 - 16:35 Visit to the Domus apartment

Thursday, October 16
9:00 - 9:50
Attila Novák
Martti Vainio: Phonetics and Machine Learning: Hierarchical Modelling of Prosody in Statistical Speech Synthesis - Invited Lecture
9:50 - 10:05 Break
10:05 - 11:20
Martti Vainio
Gábor Kiss and Klára Vicsi: Physiological and Cognitive Status Monitoring on the Base of Acoustic-phonetic Speech Parameters
Barbara Schuppler, Sebastian Grill, André Menrath, and Juan A. Morales-Cordovilla: Automatic Phonetic Transcription in Two Steps: Forced Alignment and Burst Detection
Mian Du, Matthew Pierce, Lidia Pivovarova, and Roman Yangarber: Supervised Classification using Balanced Training
11:20 - 11:50 Coffee Break
11:50 - 13:05
Klára Vicsi
Márius Šajgalík, Michal Barla, and Mária Bieliková: Exploring Multidimensional Continuous Feature Space to Extract Relevant Words
Zhemin Zhu, Djoerd Hiemstra, and Peter Apers: Linear Co-occurrence Rate Networks (L-CRNs) for Sequence Labeling
Théodore Bluche, Hermann Ney, and Christopher Kermorvant: Handwriting Recognition with Deep and Recurrent Neural Networks
13:05 - 13:15 Closing