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Title: Separate the Sheep from the Goats: On recognizing the Literal and Figurative Usages of Idioms

Title: Learning Language Through Interaction

Title: Weakly Supervised Learning for Detection of Online Harassment

Title: Text Analytics in Finance: A Case Study and Some Considerations

Abstract: The finance industry increasingly seeks insight from unstructured data, including through text analytics. In this talk, I will give a brief survey of NLP as used in text analytics, then talk in detail about the NLP platform we are building at Bloomberg, including example applications. I will close with some ways in which NLP for financial text analytics is similar to and different from NLP as commonly done in research, and some ideas for productive NLP work.

Title- Interpretable Machine Learning: What it means, How we're getting there

Note new time--12:30pm!

Defining and Parsing Universal Dependencies 

resMBS: Information Extraction, Topic Modeling and Tensor Factors for Financial Contracts


The Ins and Outs of Preposition Semantics: Challenges of Coverage and Cross-linguistic Adequacy

Title: Your ears deceive you: How categories (mis)shape perception, impede L2 learning, and what we can do about it

A question-answering system designed by researchers from UMD and the University of Colorado holds its own against a top human team.


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