Kristen Syrett of Rutgers University (https://sites.rutgers.edu/kristen-syrett/) will present “Playing with semantic building blocks: Acquiring the lexical representations of verbs and adjectives” in ILC N400 Friday Feb. 22 at 3:30. All are welcome! ABSTRACT: Early lexicons and initial child productions reflect a preponderance …

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who: Patrick Verga when: Feb 14 11:45am where: Computer Science Building Rm 150 food: Athena’s Pizza “Neural Knowledge Representation And Reasoning” Abstract: Making complex decisions in science, government policy, finance, and clinical treatments all require integrating and reasoning over disparate sources of …

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Systems to Improve Online DiscussionAmy X. ZhangComputer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)MIT Wednesday, February 13, 20194:00 – 5:00 p.m.Computer Science 151Abstract — Discussions online are integral to everyday life, affecting how we learn, work, socialize, and participate in public society. Yet the systems that we …

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