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Fall 2013 Meeting Time & Place

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Scheduled Meetings

08/11/2015 1:00pm GDC 3.816 Natalie Parde, Adam Hair, Michalis Papakostas, Konstantinos Tsiakas, Maria Dagioglou, Vangelis Karkaletsis, Rodney D. Nielsen
Grounding the Meaning of Words through Vision and Interactive Gameplay, IJCAI, 2015

* Future meetings subject to rearrangement.
* Please send in suggestions for new papers to discuss, or vote for a paper from the currently proposed papers.

Past Meetings

07/21/2015 1:00pm GDC 3.816 Junhua Mao, Wei Xu, Yi Yang, Jiang Wang, Zhiheng Huang, Alen L. Yuille
Learning like a Child: Fast Novel Visual Concept Learning from Sentence Descriptions of Images, arXiv, 2015
07/14/2015 1:00pm GDC 3.816 Yürüten, Onur, Erol Şahin, and Sinan Kalkan
The learning of adjectives and nouns from affordance and appearance features, Adaptive Behavior 21.6 (2013): 437-451
06/30/2015 1:00pm GDC 3.816 Brian McMahan and Matthew Stone
A Bayesian Model of Grounded Color Semantics, NAACL, 2015
05/04/2015 12:00pm GDC 3.816 Mateusz Malinowski and Mario Fritz
A Multi-World Approach to Question Answering about Real-World Scenes based on Uncertain Input, NIPS, 2014
04/27/2015 11:00am GDC 3.816 Mohan Sridharan, Jeremy Wyatt, and Richard Dearden
HiPPo: Hierarchical POMDPs for Planning Information Processing and Sensing Actions on a Robot, ICAPS, 2008<$
04/20/2015 12:00pm GDC 3.816 Li Yao, Atousa Torabi, Kyunghyun Cho, Nicolas Ballas, Christopher Pal, Hugo Larochelle, and Aaron Courville
Video Description Generation Incorporating Spatio-Temporal Features and a Soft-Attention Mechanism, arXiv, 2015
04/13/2015 12:00pm GDC 3.816 Changsong Liu and Joyce Y. Chai
Learning to Mediate Perceptual Differences in Situated Human-Robot Dialogue, AAAI, 2015
04/06/2015 12:00pm GDC 3.816 Jonathan Malmaud, Jonathan Huang, Vivek Rathod, Nick Johnston, Andrew Rabinovich, and Kevin Murphy
What's Cookin'? Interpreting Cooking Videos using Text, Speech and Vision, arXiv, 2015
03/30/2015 11:00am GDC 3.816 Cynthia Matuszek, Liefeng Bo, Luke Zettlemoyer, Dieter Fox
Learning from Unscripted Deictic Gesture and Language for Human-Robot Interactions, AAAI, 2014
03/09/2015 11:00am GDC 3.816 Hao Fang, Saurabh Gupta, Forrest Iandola, Rupesh Srivastava, Li Deng, Piotr Dollar, Jianfeng Gao, Xiaodong He, Margaret Mitchell, John C., Platt C., Lawrence Zitnick, Geoffrey Zweig
From Captions to Visual Concepts and Back, arXiv, 2014
03/02/2015 12:00pm GDC 3.816 Thomas Kollar, Jayant Krishnamurthy, Grant Strimel
Toward Interactive Grounded Language Acquisition, Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), 2013
02/23/2015 11:00am GDC 3.816 Subhashini Venugopalan, Huijuan Xu, Jeff Donahue, Marcus Rohrbach, Raymond Mooney, Kate Saenko
Translating Videos to Natural Language Using Deep Recurrent Neural Networks, arXiv, 2015
02/16/2015 12:00pm GDC 3.816 Jivko Sinapov, Connor Schenck, and Alexander Stoytchev
Learning relational object categories using behavioral exploration and multimodal perception, Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2014
02/09/2015 11:00am GDC 3.816 Changsong Liu, Lanbo She, Rui Fang, Joyce Y. Chai
Probabilistic Labeling for Efficient Referential Grounding based on Collaborative Discourse, ACL 2014

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Carina Silberer and Mirella Lapata. Learning Grounded Meaning Representations with Autoencoders. ACL (to appear), 2014. (pdf)
(6 points: 7 up, 1 down)

Micha Elsner, Hannah Rohde, Alasdair D. F. Clarke. Information Structure Prediction for Visual-world Referring Expressions. EACL, 2014. (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)

Desmond Elliott and Frank Keller. Image Description using Visual Dependency Representations. EMNLP, 2013. (pdf)
(5 points: 7 up, 2 down)

Polina Kuznetsova, Vicente Ordonez, Alexander Berg, Tamara Berg, and Yejin Choi. Generalizing Image Captions for Image-Text Parallel Corpus. ACL, 2013. (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)

Margaret Mitchell, Kees van Deemter, and Ehud Reiter. Generating Expressions that Refer to Visible Objects. NAACL, 2013. (pdf)
(1 points: 1 up, 0 down)

Dieu Thu Le, Raffaella Bernardi, and Jasper Uijlings. Exploiting language models to recognize unseen actions. ACM ICMR, 2013. (url)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)

Mark Yatskar, Svitlana Volkova, Asli Celikyilmaz, Bill Dolan, Luke Zettlemoyer. Learning to Relate Literal and Sentimental Descriptions of Visual Properties. NAACL, 2013. (pdf)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)

Cam-Tu Nguyen, Natsuda Kaothanthong, Takeshi Tokuyama, and Xuan-Hieu Phan. A feature-word-topic model for image annotation and retrieval. TWEB, 2013. (url)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)

C.L. Teo, Yezhou Yang, H. Daume, C. Fermuller, and Y. Aloimonos. Towards a watson that sees: Language-guided action recognition for robots. IEEE ICRA, 2012. (url)
(0 points: 0 up, 0 down)

If you find a certain paper interesting and would like to recommend reading, please feel free to let us know during the meeting or e-mail Jesse Thomason.

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