Workshop Program and Presentations

Reggio Emilia, Dicembre 12th 2009

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9:00 - 9:10 Introduction to Evalita 2009 (B. Magnini - A. Cappelli)

9:10 - 9:20 Evalita Speech Tasks (F. Cutugno - M. Falcone)


9:20 - 9:30 Introduction to the POS-Tagging Task (G. Attardi - M. Simi)

9:30 - 9:40 Ensemble system for Part-of-Speech tagging (F. Dell'Orletta)


9:40 - 9:50 Introduction to the Connected Digits Recognition Task (G. Coro - R. Gretter - M. Matassoni)

9:50 - 10:00 Connected Digits Recognition Task ISTC-CNR Comparison of Open Source Tools (P. Cosi - M. Nicolao)


10:00 - 10:10 Introduction to the Textual Entailment Task (J. Bos - M. Pennacchiotti - F. Zanzotto)

10:10 - 10:20 Recognizing Textual Entailment for Italian EDITS @ EVALITA 2009 (E. Cabrio - Y. Mehdad - M. Negri - M. Kouylekov - B. Magnini)


10:20 - 10:30 Introduction to the Spoken Dialogue System Evaluation Task(G. Riccardi - F. Cutugno - R. Pieraccini - M. Danieli)

10:30 - 10:40 EVALITA 2009: Loquendo Spoken Dialog System (E. Giraudo - P. Baggia)


10:40 - 11:50 Coffee break + POSTER SESSION (Pos tagging, Digits Recognition, TE, SDS)


11:50 - 12:10 Introduction to the Parsing task (C. Bosco - A. Mazzei - V. Lombardo - A. Lenci - F. dell'Orletta - S. Montemagni)

12:10 - 12:20 The Turin University Parser at Evalita 2009 (L. Lesmo)

12:20 - 12:30 Accurate Dependency Parsing with a Stacked Multilayer Perceptron (G. Attardi- F. Dell'Orletta - M. Simi - J. Turian)

12:30 - 12:50 Invited talk: Patrick Paroubek, Parallel Parsing Evaluation across Europe: the EVALITA-PASSAGE 2009 shared test


12:50 - 14:20 LUNCH


14:20 - 14:30 Introduction to the Entity Recognition Task (V. Bartalesi Lenzi - M. Speranza - R. Sprugnoli)

14:30 - 14:40 Named Entity Recognition through Redundancy Driven Classifiers (R. Zanoli - E. Pianta - C. Giuliano)

14:40 - 14:50 Local Entity Detection and Recognition Task Evalita 2009 (S. Bernaola Biggio - C. Giuliano - M. Poesio - Y. Versley - O. Uryupina - R. Zanoli)


14:50 - 15:00 Introduction to the Speaker Identity Verification Task (G. Aversano - N. Brümmer - M. Falcone - L. Romito)

15:00 - 15:10 UWB system description: EVALITA 2009 (L. Machlica - J. Vanek)

15:10 - 15:20 The Unifi-EV2009-1 Protocol for Evalita 2009 (M. Carfagni and M. Nunziati)


15:20 - 15:30 Introduction to the Lexical Substitution Task (A. Toral)

15:30 - 15:40 UNIBA @ EVALITA 2009 - Lexical Substitution Task (P. Basile - G. Semeraro)


15:40 - 16:50 Coffee break + POSTER SESSION (Parsing, Entity, SIV, Lexical Substitution)


16:50 - 17:30 Discussion panel
Moderator: Amedeo Cappelli
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