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Depling 2017 Program

18 September 2017

Location: Aula Magna, Dipartimento di Filologia, Letteratura. Linguistica,
Palazzo Matteucci, Piazza Torricelli 2

Yoav Goldberg
Capturing Dependency Syntax with “Deep” Sequential Models
Chair: Joakim Nivre
11:30–13:00Long Talk Session
Chair: Simonetta Montemagni
11:30-12:00Igor Boguslavsky
On the Predicate-Argument Structure: Internal and Absorbing Scope
12:00-12:30Marie Candito, Bruno Guillaume, Guy Perrier, Djamé Seddah
Enhanced UD Dependencies with Neutralized Diathesis Alternation
12:30-13:00Timothy Osborne, Matthew Reeve
Control vs. Raising in English. A Dependency Grammar Account
14:30–16:00Short Talk and Poster Session
Chair: Cristina Bosco
Alicia Burga, Alp Öktem, Leo Wanner
Revising the METU-Sabancı Turkish Treebank: An Exercise in Surface-Syntactic Annotation of Agglutinative Languages
Timothy Osborne, Ruochen Niu
The Component Unit. Introducing a Novel Unit of Syntactic Analysis
Ruochen Niu
Chinese Descriptive and Resultative V-de Constructions. A Dependency-Based Analysis
Katalin Ilona Simkó, Veronika Vincze
Hungarian Copula Constructions in Dependency Syntax and Parsing
Himanshu Yadav, Ashwini Vaidya, Samar Husain
Understanding Constraints on Non-Projectivity Using Novel Measures
Daniel Zeman
Core Arguments in Universal Dependencies
16:30–18:00Long Talk Session
Chair: Igor Boguslavsky
16:30-17:00Aleksandra Miletic, Assaf Urieli
Non-Projectivity in Serbian: Analysis of Formal and Linguistic Properties
17:00-17:30Nicolas Mazziotta, Sylvain Kahane
To what Extent is Immediate Constituency Analysis Dependency-Based? A Survey of Foundational Texts
17:30-18:00Igor Mel’čuk
Dependency Structure of Binary Conjunctions (of the IF…, THEN… Type)


19 September 2017

Location: Aula Magna, Dipartimento di Filologia, Letteratura. Linguistica,
Palazzo Matteucci, Piazza Torricelli 2

09:30–10:30Long Talk Session
Chair: Marie-Catherine de Marneffe
09:30-10:00Memduh Gökırmak, Francis M. Tyers
A Dependency Treebank for Kurmanji Kurdish
10:00-10:30Alexandre Rademaker, Fabricio Chalub, Livy Real, Cláudia Freitas, Eckhard Bick, Valeria de Paiva
Universal Dependencies for Portuguese
10:30–12:00Short Talk and Poster Session
Chair: Dan Zeman
Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, Matias Grioni, Jenna Kanerva, Filip Ginter
Assessing the Annotation Consistency of the Universal Dependencies Corpora
Alexandra Kozhukhar
Universal Dependencies for Dargwa Mehweb
Manuela Sanguinetti, Cristina Bosco, Alessandro Mazzei, Alberto Lavelli, Fabio Tamburini
Annotating Italian Social Media Texts in Universal Dependencies
Fabio Tamburini
Semgrex-Plus: a Tool for Automatic Dependency-Graph Rewriting
12:00–13:00Long Talk Session
Chair: Alessandro Lenci
12:00-12:30Sylvain Kahane, Chunxiao Yan, Marie-Amélie Botalla
What are the Limitations on the Flux of Syntactic Dependencies? Evidence from UD Treebanks
12:30-13:00Jasmina Milićević
Prices go up, surge, jump, spike, skyrocket, go through the roof… Intensifier Collocations with Parametric Nouns of Type PRICE
14:30–16:00Short Talk and Poster Session
Chair: Sylvain Kahane
Melanie Andresen, Heike Zinsmeister
The Benefit of Syntactic vs. Linear n-grams for Linguistic Description
Dominique Brunato, Felice Dell’Orletta
On the order of words in Italian: a study on genre vs complexity
Xinying Chen, Kim Gerdes
Classifying Languages by Dependency Structure. Typologies of Delexicalized Universal Dependency Treebanks
Ján Mačutek, Radek Čech, Jiří Milička
Menzerath-Altmann Law in Syntactic Dependency Structure
Giulia Rambelli, Alessandro Lenci, Thierry Poibeau
UDLex: Towards Cross-language Subcategorization Lexicons
Tak-sum Wong, Kim Gerdes, Herman Leung, John Lee
Quantitative Comparative Syntax on the Cantonese-Mandarin Parallel Dependency Treebank
Eva Hajičová
Syntax - Semantics Interface: A Plea for a Deep Dependency Sentence Structure
Chair: Simonetta Montemagni
17:30–18:00Depling Business Meeting


20 September 2017 - Depling + IWPT 2017 Day

Location: Sala Gerace, Dipartimento di Informatica,
Area B. Pontecorvo 3, Building C, 2nd floor

08:30-09:30IWPT Registration
09:30–11:00Long Talk Session
Chair: Marie Candito
09:30-10:00Jenna Kanerva, Sampo Pyysalo, Filip Ginter
Fully Delexicalized Contexts for Syntax-Based Word Embeddings
10:00-10:30Ines Rehbein, Julius Steen, Bich-Ngoc Do, Anette Frank
Universal Dependencies are Hard to Parse – or are they?
10:30–11:00Dan Zeman
Report on the CoNLL 2017 Shared Task on “Multilingual Parsing from Raw Text to Universal Dependencies”
Chair: Kim Gerdes
11:30–13:00EPE 2017 - Session 1
Chair: Filip Ginter
11:30–11:50Stephan Oepen, Lilja Øvrelid, Jari Björne, Richard Johansson, Emanuele Lapponi, Filip Ginter, Erik Velldal
The 2017 Shared Task on Extrinsic Parser Evaluation. Towards a Reusable Community Infrastructure
11:50–12:05Jari Björne, Filip Ginter, Tapio Salakoski
The Biomedical Event Extraction Downstream Application
12:05–12:20Emanuele Lapponi, Stephan Oepen, Lilja Øvrelid
The Sherlock Negation Resolution Downstream Application
12:20–12:35Richard Johansson
The Trento–Gothenburg Opinion Extraction System
12:35–13:00Sebastian Schuster, Eric De La Clergerie, Marie Candito, Benoît Sagot, Christopher D. Manning, Djamé Seddah
Paris and Stanford at EPE 2017: Downstream Evaluation of Graph-based Dependency Representations
14:30–16:00EPE 2017 – Session 2
Chair: Kenji Sagae
14:30–14:50Milan Straka, Jana Straková, Jan Hajic
Prague at EPE 2017: The UDPipe System
14:50–15:10Zsolt Szántó and Richárd Farkas
Szeged at EPE 2017: First Experiments in a Generalized Syntactic Parsing Framework
15:10–15:30Simon Mille, Roberto Carlini, Ivan Latorre, Leo Wanner
UPF at EPE 2017: Transduction-based Deep Analysis
15:30–16:00Stephan Oepen, Lilja Øvrelid, Filip Ginter, Richard Johansson
EPE 2017 Overall Results and Reflections
16:30–18:00Joint Depling & IWPT Panel Discussion