2016 Plenary Lectures

All lectures held in Hackerman B17 from 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Click the seminar title to view the abstract, bio, and video for the presentation.

June 29

Guillermo Cecchi
IBM TJ Watson Research Center
A Computational Approach for Speech-Based Neuropsychiatric Diagnosis


July 6

Miloš Cerňak
Idiap Research Institute
Phonological Posteriors and Their Applications


July 13

April Foreman
Southeast Louisiana Veterns Health Care System
Using #NLP to Build the #MentalHealth System of Tomorrow


July 15

Brian Roark
Google Research
Good-Turing Estimation from Uncertain Data for Semi-Supervised Language Model Adaptation


July 20

Jacek Mostwin
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Natural Language Processing for Searching, Reading, and Interpreting Attitudes and Experiences of Patients as Expressed in Personal On Line Accounts


July 27

Rebecca Resnik
Rebecca Resnik and Associates LLC
Transmissions from the Black Box: How Human Emotion Impacts Cognition, Language, and Behavior

Center for Language and Speech Processing