NLPCS 2007 Program - Wednesday June 13

Tuesday Wednesday  

8:30 - 10:45 - Room Cipreia I
Session 4 - Tools and Techniques I
  • An Efficient Method for Making Un-supervised Adaptation of HMM-based Speech Recognition Systems Robust Against Out-of-Domain Data
    Thomas Plötz and Gernot A. Fink

  • A Machine-learning based Technique to Analyze the Dynamic Information for Visual Perception of Consonants
    Wai Chee Yau, Dinesh Kant Kumar and Hans Weghorn

  • Dictionary Management System for the DEB Development Platform
    Aleš Horák and Adam Rambousek

10:45 Coffee-break (10:45 - 11:00)
11:00 - 13:00 - Room Cipreia I
Session 5 - Tools and Techniques II
  • Object Oriented Techniques for an Intelligent Multi-purpose English Language Dictionary System
    Samia Yousif and Mansoor Al-A'ali

  • Conceptual Vectors - A Complementary Tool to Lexical Networks
    Didier Schwab, Lim Lian Tze and Mathieu Lafourcade

  • Identifying Boundaries and Semantic Labels of Economic Entities Using Stacking and Re-sampling
    Katia Lida Kermanidis

  • Sense Abstractness, Semantic Activation and Word Sense Disambiguation: Implications from Word Association Norms
    Oi Yee Kwong

13:00 Lunch (13:00 - 14:00)
14:00 - 15:30 - Room Cipreia I
Session 6 - NLP Models
  • Dialogue as Inter-action
    Gemma Bel-Enguix and M. Dolores Jiménez-López

  • A Dialogue Manager for an Intelligent Mobile Robot
    Marcelo Quinderé, Luís Seabra Lopes and António J. S. Teixeira

  • Building Parallel Corpora from Movies
    Lavecchia Caroline, Smaïli Kamel and Langlois David
15:30 - 15:45 - Room Cipreia I
Closing Session