*SEM 2012: The First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics



Shared Task Program

Day 1: Thursday June 7th 2012

 (Same as *SEM Main Conference View)

Day 2: Friday June 8th 2012 (*SEM Shared Task View)

 Session PLN2: (08:15–09:15) Best Paper Awards and Shared Task (Plenary)
08:15–08:20Announcement of Best Papers
08:20–08:30Best Short Paper Speech
08:30–08:45Best Long Paper Speech
08:45–09:10Shared Task: Resolving the Scope and Focus of Negation
 Session TSK1: (09:15–10:30) Shared Task Session 1
Chair:
Eduardo Blanco
09:15–09:30*SEM 2012 Shared Task: Resolving the Scope and Focus of Negation
Roser Morante and Eduardo Blanco
09:30–09:45UABCoRAL: A Preliminary study for Resolving the Scope of Negation
Binod Gyawali and Thamar Solorio
09:45–10:00UCM-I: A Rule-based Syntactic Approach for Resolving the Scope of Negation
Jorge Carrillo de Albornoz, Laura Plaza, Alberto Díaz and Miguel Ballesteros
10:00–10:15UCM-2: a Rule-Based Approach to Infer the Scope of Negation via Dependency Parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Alberto Díaz, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gervás, Jorge Carrillo de Albornoz and Laura Plaza
10:15–10:30UConcordia: CLaC Negation Focus Detection at *Sem 2012
Sabine Rosenberg and Sabine Bergler
 (10:30–11:00) Coffee Break
 Session TSK2: (11:00–12:30) Shared Task Session 2
Chair:
Roser Morante
11:00–11:15UGroningen: Negation detection with Discourse Representation Structures
Valerio Basile, Johan Bos, Kilian Evang and Noortje Venhuizen
11:15–11:30UiO1: Constituent-Based Discriminative Ranking for Negation Resolution
Jonathon Read, Erik Velldal, Lilja Øvrelid and Stephan Oepen
11:30–11:45UiO 2: Sequence-labeling Negation Using Dependency Features
Emanuele Lapponi, Erik Velldal, Lilja Øvrelid and Jonathon Read
11:45–12:00UMichigan: A Conditional Random Field Model for Resolving the Scope of Negation
Amjad Abu Jbara and Dragomir Radev
12:00–12:15UWashington: Negation Resolution using Machine Learning Methods
James Paul White
 FBK: Exploiting Phrasal and Contextual Clues for Negation Scope Detection
Md. Faisal Mahbub Chowdhury
12:15–12:30Discussion
 (12:30–2:00) Lunch
 – no Shared Task-specific afternoon sessions –

(See  *SEM Main Conference View  and  SemEval View  for details)
 Session PLN3: (5:15–6:00) Plenary Panel and Closing -- *SEM and SemEval, the Future