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Rada Mihalcea (University of Michigan) “Words and People” 12:00 pm
Rada Mihalcea (University of Michigan) “Words and People” @ Hackerman Hall B17
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Abstract Language is not only about the words, it is also about the people. While much of the work in computational linguistics has focused almost exclusively on words (and their relations), recent research in the[...]
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Vivian Chen (National Taiwan University) “Scalable and Robust Conversational System” 12:00 pm
Vivian Chen (National Taiwan University) “Scalable and Robust Conversational System” @ Hackerman Hall B17
Feb 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Abstract Even conversational systems have attracted a lot of attention recently, the current systems sometimes fail due to the errors from different components. This talk presents our recent research: 1) we focus on analyzing the[...]
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Bhuvana Ramabhadran (Google) “Transliteration Based Approaches for Multilingual, Code-Switched Languages” 12:00 pm
Bhuvana Ramabhadran (Google) “Transliteration Based Approaches for Multilingual, Code-Switched Languages” @ Hackerman Hall B17
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Abstract Code-switching is a commonly occurring phenomenon in many multilingual communities, wherein a speaker switches between languages within a single utterance. Conventional Word Error Rate (WER) is not sufficient for measuring the performance of code-mixed[...]
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Eric Ringger (Zillow) 12:00 pm
Eric Ringger (Zillow) @ Hackerman Hall B17
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
 
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