Venue: Austrian Academy of Sciences, Sonnenfelsgasse 19



18 Sep 18 - Get-together at Lugeck (18-20h, optional)

19 Sep 18 - CONFERENCE Day 1: Opening and Sessions (9-16h), Social event 1: Tour of the Cathedral (16-18h)

20 Sep 18 - CONFERENCE Day 2: Sessions (9-16.30h), Closing and Social event 2: Farewell Drink (16.30-18h), Tavern visit at Hengl-Haselbrunner (19h, optional)

21 Sep 18 - WORKSHOP Day: GermEval Workshop (9-17h) and Hands-on Session on Tweets (9-13h)


Conference PROGRAM for KONVENS 2018



Poster Specifications: A0 portrait or A1

Talks: 30 min. incl. questions



Stephen McGregor and Barbara McGillivray    A Distributional Semantic Methodology for Enhanced Search in Historical Records: A Case Study on Smell

Eilf Kara, Tatjana Zeen, Aleksandra Gabryszak and Roland Roller    A Domain-adapted Dependency Parser for German Clinical Text

Ines Rehbein, Josef Ruppenhofer and Victor Zimmermann    A harmonised testsuite for POS tagging of German social media data

Gregor Wiedemann, Raghav Jindal and Chris Biemann    A Micro-service for German Named Entity Recognition based on 3-CNN-BiLSTM-CRF

Simon Clematide    A Simple and Effective biLSTM Approach to Aspect-Based Sentiment Analysis in Social Media Customer Feedback

Thomas Schmidt and Swantje Westpfahl    A Study on Gaps and Syntactic Boundaries in Spoken Interaction

Giuseppe Celano, Michael Richter, Rebecca Voll and Gerhard Heyer    Aspect coding asymmetries of verbs: The case of Russian

Britta Grusdt, Jan Nehring and Philippe Thomas    Bootstrapping patterns for the detection of mobility related events

Thomas Kleinbauer and Thomas Trost    Comparing Distributional and Frame Semantic Properties of Words

Michael Wojatzki and Zesch Torsten    Comparing Target Sets for Stance Detection: A Case Study on YouTube Comments on Death Penalty

Kyoko Sugisaki and Don Tuggener    Compound Splitting in German: A Solved Problem?

Maryam Mohammadi, Maurice Langner, Judith Fischer and Ralf Klabunde Conveying the user's intention by generating speech act conditionals as indirect answers

Darina Gold, Marie Bexte and Torsten Zesch    Corpus of aspect-based sentiment in political debates

Jean Argouarch    Dependency, skip-grams, association tensors and machine learning for sentence completion

Michael Wojatzki, Tobias Horsmann, Darina Gold and Torsten Zesch    Do Women Perceive Hate Differently: Examining the Relationship Between Hate Speech, Gender, and Agreement Judgments

Benedikt Adelmann, Melanie Andresen, Wolfgang Menzel and Heike Zinsmeister    Evaluation of out-of domain dependency parsing for its application in a digital humanities project

Julia Suter and Michael Strube    Extending and Exploiting the Entity Graph for Visualization, Analysis and Classification of German Texts

Christoph Hesse    Giving the wrong impression: Strategic use of comparatively  modified numerals in a question answering system

Markus Gärtner and Jonas Kuhn    Making Corpus Querying Ready for the Future: Challenges and Concepts

Nima Nabizadeh, Mittul Singh and Dietrich Klakow    Outperforming Neural Readers Using Broad-Context Discriminative Language Modeling on the LAMBADA Word Prediction Task

Adam Roussel, Stefanie Dipper, Sarah Jablotschkin and Heike Zinsmeister Towards the Automatic Resolution of Discourse Deixis: Insights from Annotation

Dmitry Ustalov, Alexander Panchenko, Chris Biemann and Simone Paolo Ponzetto    Unsupervised Sense-Aware Hypernymy Extraction

Fabian Barteld, Chris Biemann and Heike Zinsmeister    Variations on the theme of variation: Dealing with spelling variation for fine-grained POS tagging of historical texts





Workshop PROGRAM for GermEval 2018