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Meeting Time & Place

We will be meeting on alternating Wednesdays at 10:00am in GDC 3.816 (south).

Scheduled Meetings

Date Time PlacePaper/Topic
04/16/2014 10:00 CLA Compling Lab Baroni, Dinu and Kruszewski. Don't count, predict! A systematic comparison of context-counting vs. context-predicting semantic vectors. ACL 2014

* Please send in suggestions for discussion: either your own research on DEFT topics, or new papers to discuss; also, please vote for papers from the currently proposed papers.

People

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Faculty


Proposed Readings

1.

Gabor Angeli, Chris Manning. Philosophers are Mortal: Inferring the Truth of Unseen Facts. CoNLL, 2013 (pdf)
(4 points: 4 up, 0 down)
2.

N. Lao, T.M. Mitchell, W.W. Cohen. Random Walk Inference and Learning in A Large Scale Knowledge Base. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(2 points: 2 up, 0 down)
3.

Mihai Surdeanu. Overview of the TAC2013 Knowledge Base Population Evaluation: English Slot Filling and Temporal Slot Filling. DEFT, 2013 Not for redistribution
(2 points: 2 up, 0 down)
4.

Nathanael Chambers and Dan Jurafsky. Unsupervised Learning of Narrative Schemas and their Participants. ACL, 2009 (pdf)
(2 points: 2 up, 0 down)
5.

Richard Socher, Danqi Chen, Christopher D. Manning, Andrew Y. Ng. Reasoning With Neural Tensor Networks for Knowledge Base Completion. NIPS 2013, 2013 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
6.

Luis Galárraga, Christina Teflioudi, Katja Hose, Fabian Suchanek. AMIE: Association Rule Mining under Incomplete Evidence in Ontological Knowledge Bases. WWW 2013; best student paper, 2013 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
7.

Asher Stern, Amnon Lotan, Shachar Mirkin, Eyal Shnarch, Lili Kotlerman, Jonathan Berant and Ido Dagan. Knowledge and Tree-Edits in Learnable Entailment Proofs. TAC, 2011 (pdf)
(1 points: 7 up, 6 down)
8.

Luisa Bentivogli, Peter Clark, Ido Dagan, Hoa Dang, Danilo Giampiccolo. The seventh pascal recognizing textual entailment challenge. TAC, 2011 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
9.

M. Negri, L. Bentivogli, Y. Mehdad, D. Giampiccolo, and A. Marchetti. Divide and Conquer: Crowdsourcing the Creation of Cross-Lingual Textual Entailment Corpora. EMNLP, 2011 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
10.

Cosmin Adrian Bejan and Sanda Harabagiu. Unsupervised Event Coreference Resolution with Rich Linguistic Features. ACL, 2010 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
11.

Cosmin Adrian Bejan. Unsupervised Discovery of Event Scenarios from Texts. FLAIRS, 2008 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
12.

Nathanael Chambers and Dan Jurafsky. Unsupervised Learning of Narrative Event Chains. ACL, 2008 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
13.

Wauter Bosma and Chris Callison-Burch. Paraphrase Substitution for Recognizing Textual Entailment. CLEF, 2006 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
14.

Rajat Raina, Andrew Y. Ng, and Christopher D. Manning. Robust textual inference via learning and abductive reasoning. AAAI, 2005 (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)
15.

Hannaneh Hajishirzi, Leila Zilles, Daniel S. Weld and Luke Zettlemoyer. Joint Coreference Resolution and Named-Entity Linking with Multi-pass Sieves. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
16.

Niranjan Balasubramanian, Stephen Soderland, Mausam and Oren Etzioni. Generating Coherent Event Schemas at Scale. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
17.

Matt Gardner, Partha Pratim Talukdar, Bryan Kisiel, and Tom Mitchell. Improving Learning and Inference in a Large Knowledge-base using Latent Syntactic Cues. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
18.

Tom Kwiatkowski, Eunsol Choi, Yoav Artzi, Luke Zettlemoyer. Scaling Semantic Parsers with On-the-fly Ontology Matching. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
19.

Alan Ritter, Luke Zettlemoyer, Mausam, Oren Etzioni. Modeling Missing Data in Distant Supervision for Information Extraction. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
20.

Nicholas FitzGerald Yoav Artzi Luke Zettlemoyer. Learning Distributions over Logical Forms for Referring Expression Generation. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
21.

Nathanael Chambers. Event Schema Induction with a Probabilistic Entity-Driven Model. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
22.

Julien Kloetzer, Stijn De Saeger, Kentaro Torisawa, Chikara Hashimoto, Jong-Hoon Oh, Motoki Sanok, Kiyonori Ohtake. Two-stage Method for Large-scale Acquisition of Contradiction Pattern Pairs using Entailment. EMNLP 13, 2013 (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
23.

Saif M. Mohammad, Bonnie J. Dorr, Graeme Hirst, Peter D. Turney. Computing Lexical Contrast. ACL, 2013 (url)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
24.

Jay Pujara, Hui Miao, Lise Getoor, William Cohen. Large-Scale Knowledge Graph Identification using PSL. ICML-SLGAAAI, 2013 (url)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)
25.

Agostino Dovier, Carla Piazza, and Alberto Policriti. An Efficient Algorithm for Computing Bisimulation Equivalence. Theoretical Computer Science, 2004 (pdf)
(-2 points: 0 up, 2 down)

Please email additional paper suggestions to Stephen Roller, email: lastname at cs dot utexas dot edu


Archive

2013

Date Time PlacePaper/Topic
Monday, Jan 14, 2013 11 AM ACES 3.116 Naomi Zeichner, Jonathan Berant and Ido Dagan. Crowdsourcing Inference-Rule Evaluation. ACL Short, 2012 (pdf)
Monday, Jan 28, 2013 11 AM ACES 3.116 Discussion of Islam's recent MLN work.
Monday, Feb 11, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.516 Dekang Lin and Patrick Pantel. DIRT - Discovery of Inference Rules from Text. KDD, 2001 (pdf)
Monday, Feb 25, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.516 Discussion of Karl's work on Statistical Script Induction.
Monday, Mar 11, 2013 - - No meeting: Spring break
Monday, Mar 18, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.516 C. Zhang, F. Niu, C. Ré, and J.W. Shavlik. Big Data versus the Crowd: Looking for Relationships in All the Right Places. ACL, 2012 (pdf)
Monday, Apr 1, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Discussing our *SEM2013 paper
Monday, Apr 15, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 L. Kotlerman, I. Dagan, I. Szpektor, M. Zhitomirsky-Geffet. Directional distributional similarity for lexical expansion. ACL-IJCNLP, 2009 (pdf)
Monday, Apr 29, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Mike Lewis, Mark Steedman. Combined Distributional and Logical Semantics. TACL, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Discussion of Katrin and Aidan's recent work on mapping the paraphrases corpus into logical form.
Thursday, May 30, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Stephen H. Bach, Bert Huang, Ben London, Lise Getoor. Hinge-loss Markov Random Fields: Convex Inference for Structured Prediction. UAI, 2013 (pdf)
Thursday, June 6, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Practice talk for *SEM2013 paper.
Thursday, June 27, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Sebastian Riedel, Limin Yao, Andrew McCallum, Benjamin M. Marlin. Relation Extraction with Matrix Factorization and Universal Schemas. NAACL, 2013 (pdf)
Thursday, July 18, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Jackie Chi Kit Cheung, Hoifung Poon, Lucy Vanderwende. Probabilistic Frame Induction. NAACL, 2013 (pdf)
Thursday, July 25, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Mohammad Shahed Sorower, Thomas G. Dietterich, Janardhan Rao Doppa. Inverting Grice's Maxims to Learn Rules from Natural Language Extraction. NIPS, 2011 (pdf)
Thursday, August 14, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Jonathan Berant, Ido Dagan, Jacob Goldberger. Global Learning of Typed Entailment Rules. ACL, 2011 (pdf)
Thursday, August 22, 2013 11 AM GDC 3.816 Alex Memory, Angelika Kimmig, Stephen H. Bach, Louiqa Raschid, Lise Getoor. Graph Summarization in Annotated Data Using Probabilistic Soft Logic. URSW, 2012 (url)
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 Asher Stern, Ido Dagan. BIUTEE: A Modular Open-Source System for Recognizing Textual Entailment. ACL, 2012 (url)
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 Discussing Katrin and Islam's work on handling logic in MLN.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 MacCartney and Manning. An extended model of natural logic. IWCS 2009.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 Noah D. Goodman and Daniel Lassiter. Probabilistic Semantics and Pragmatics Uncertainty in Language and Thought. Handbook of Contemporary Semantics, 2013
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 Masaaki Tsuchida, Kai Ishikawa. IKOMA at TAC2011: A Method for Recognizing Textual Entailment using Lexical-level and Sentence Structure-level features. TAC, 2011; Gemma and Stephen's progress on asymmetric distributional measures of similarity.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 Meeting Cancelled
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 Discuss DARPA meeting
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 3 PM GDC 3.816 Meeting cancelled; Happy Thanksgiving
12/11/2013 3PM GDC 3.816 Karl Pichotta, Ray Mooney. Statistical Script Learning with Multi-Argument Events. EACL 2013 Submission, 2013 Emailed
01/15/2014 10:00 GDC 3.816 Yinon. Discussion of KBP task.
01/29/2014 10:00 GDC 3.816 Islam. ACL 2014 submission.
02/12/2014 10:00 GDC 3.816 Everyone. DEFT Site visit.
02/26/2014 10:00 GDC 3.816 Stephen. ACL 2014 submission.
03/12/2014 10:00 CLA Compling Lab Discussion of SemEval 2014 task.
04/02/2014 10:00 CLA Compling Lab Karl. ACL Short 2014 submission.