Tutorials will be held on July 15th, 2018. All tutorials will run for a half-day at the times noted below

T1: 100 Things You Always Wanted to Know about Semantics & Pragmatics But Were Afraid to Ask

Emily M. Bender

09:00 – 12:30

T2: Neural Approaches to Conversational AI

Jianfeng Gao, Michel Galley and Lihong Li

09:00 – 12:30

T3: Variational Inference and Deep Generative Models

Wilker Aziz and Philip Schulz

09:00 – 12:30

T4: Connecting Language and Vision to Actions

Peter Anderson, Abhishek Das and Qi Wu

09:00 – 12:30

T5: Beyond Multiword Expressions: Processing Idioms and Metaphors

Valia Kordoni

13:30 – 17:00

T6: Neural Semantic Parsing

Luke Zettlemoyer, Matt Gardner, Pradeep Dasigi, Srinivasan Iyer and Alane Suhr

13:30 – 17:00

T7: Deep Reinforcement Learning for NLP

William Yang Wang, Jiwei Li and Xiaodong He

13:30 – 17:00

T8: Multi-lingual Entity Discovery and Linking

Avirup Sil, Heng Ji, Dan Roth and Silviu-Petru Cucerzan

13:30 – 17:00