Workshops

Week 1 (July 26th - July 30th)

Workshop on Computing Semantics with Types, Frames and Related Structures
Stergios Chatzikyriakidis and Rainer Osswald

The goal of this workshop is to bring together people interested in structured representations of semantic information, especially from a computational perspective. In recent years, there has been... read

26.07 27.07 La-CoWorkshop

Workshop on automated synthesis
Natasha Alechina and Brian Logan

This workshop is in the area of logic and computation. It aims to bring together work on using logic, games and automata for automatically generating plans and strategies for AI agents. Topics inc... read

29.07 30.07 Lo-CoWorkshop

Week 2 (Aug 2nd - Aug 6th)

Annotation, Recognition and Evaluation of Actions II (AREA-II)
Ielka van der Sluis and James Pustejovsky

AREA II is the follow up on the first AREA meeting at LREC 2018.
There has recently been increased interest in modeling actions, as described by natural language expressions and gestures, and ... read

02.08 03.08 La-CoWorkshop

Experimental approaches to language universals in structure and meaning
Mora Maldonado, Alexander Martin and Jennifer Culbertson

What is the range of variation in human languages? Despite their apparent differences, natural languages seem to exhibit many profound similarities between them. These similarities, often referred... read

02.08 03.08 Lo-LaWorkshop

Week 3 (Aug 9th - Aug 13th)

Workshop on Logics of Dependence and Independence
Jouko Väänänen and Fan Yang

This is a workshop on "Logics of dependence and independence" consisting of a programme of invited and contributed talks. Logics of dependence and independence are novel non-classical logics aimin... read

09.08 10.08 Lo-CoWorkshop

Computational and Experimental Explanations in Semantics and Pragmatics
Shane Steinert-Threlkeld and Jakub Szymanik

The traditional methodology of natural language semantics has used tools largely drawn from mathematical logic to build models designed to predict native speaker judgments of entailment between se... read

09.08 10.08 La-CoWorkshop

Approaches to implicature: Rational choice and/or exhaustification
Judith Degen, Benjamin Spector and Daniel Lassiter

We propose to organize a workshop which will bring together researchers interested in two prominent threads of work on implicature in natural language. The first is the rational choice approach as... read

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