Workshops

[W1] The 7th Workshop on Asian Translation (WAT2020)

The Workshop on Asian Translation (WAT) is an open machine translation evaluation campaign focusing on Asian languages.

Organizers: Toshiaki Nakazawa, Isao Goto, Hideya Mino, Chenchen Ding, Raj Dabre, Anoop Kunchukuttan, Win Pa Pa, Yusuke Oda, Ondřej Bojar, Shantipriya Parida, Katsuhito Sudoh, Sadao Kurohashi and Pushpak Bhattacharyya

[W2] Third Workshop on Multilingual Surface Realization

MSR plans to address topics such as multilingual word order determination, inflection, function word determination, datasets for NLG, etc.

Organizers: Simon Mille, Bernd Bohnet and Leo Wanner

[W3] The Third Workshop on Technologies for MT of Low-Resource Languages (LoResMT)

LoResMT hosts work on MT methods for low-resource and under-represented languages, as well as supplementary language-specific NLP tools.

Organizers: Chao-Hong Liu, Alina Karakanta, Jonathan Washington, Valentin Malykh, Atul Kr. Ojha, Varvara Logacheva, Nathaniel Oco, zhao xiaobing, Tommi Pirinen, Surafel Melaku Lakew and Jade Abbott

[W4] Workshop on Life-long Learning for Spoken Language Systems

In this workshop, we cover challenges in a lifelong process where new functionalities are added, and existing functionalities are modified. The workshop will bring together experts in spoken language systems whose research focuses on solving problems related to continual improvement of speech processing systems such as conversational AI.

Organizers: William M. Campbell, Alex Waibel, Dilek Hakkani-Tur, T. J. Hazen, Kevin Kilgour, Eunah Cho, Varun Kumar and Hadrien Glaude

[W5] Knowledgeable NLP: the First Workshop on Integrating Structured Knowledge and Neural Networks for NLP

Workshop on the integration of structured knowledge from external sources, e.g., knowledge graphs and databases, into neural models for NLP.

Organizers: Oren Sar Shalom, Alexander Panchenko, Varvara Logacheva, Cicero Nogueira dos Santos, Alessandro Moschitti and Ido Dagan

[W6] Natural Language Processing Techniques for Educational Application (NLP-TEA)

NLP-TEA workshop provides a forum of experience sharing on NLP techniques and language resources for language education.

Organizers: Gaoqi Rao, Erhong Yang, Endong XUN and Baolin Zhang

[W7] The Second International Workshop of Discourse Processing (IWDP 2020)

IWDP workshop aims for discourse processing research and its integration in theoretic linguistic studies and multilingual NLP research. IWDP2020 is specifically aimed at raising awareness of discourse level machine translation.

Organizers: Xiaojun Zhang, Qun Liu, Deyi Xiong and Shili Ge