Program

Workshop videos and slides are also available at Videolectures.net (we thank the PASCAL Netwrok for making this possible).

Thursday, June 7

8:30 Opening   slides
9:00 Invited Talk: Oren Etzioni   video   slides
Open Information Extraction from the Web
9:45 Invited Talk: Patrick Pantel   (not videotaped)   slides
Mining Action Intents in Web Search
10:30 Break
11:00 Invited Talk: Andrew McCallum   video   slides
Knowledge Base Construction with Epistemological Databases
11:45 Invited Talk: James Fan   (not videotaped)   (slides not released)
Building Watson: An Overview of the DeepQA Project for the Jeopardy! Challenge
12:30 Lunch
14:00 Poster Spotlight Presentations
15:00 Top-3 Talk: Bhavana Dalvi   video   slides
Collectively Representing Semi-Structured Data from the Web
15:10 Top-3 Talk: Ndapandula Nakashole   video   slides
Real-time Population of Knowledge Bases: Opportunities and Challenges
15:20 Top 3 Talk: Michael Wick   video   slides
Human Machine Cooperation: User Corrections for AKBC
15:30 Break
16:00 Invited Talk: Bonnie Dorr  (not videotaped)   slides
Language Programs at Darpa
16:15 Poster Session
18:00 End of the day

Friday, June 8

9:00 Invited Talk: Fernando Pereira   video   slides
Low-Pass Semantics
9:45 Invited Talk: Tom Mitchell   video   slides
Never Ending Language Learning
10:30 Break
11:00 Invited Talk: Eduard Hovy   video   slides
Organizing Harvested Knowledge
11:45 Invited Talk: Steffen Staab   video   slides
Building and Using Knowledge Bases
12:30 Lunch
14:00 Invited Talk: Chris Re   (video and slides not released)
Building Knowledge Bases from Text, Big and Small
14:45 Invited Talk: Nilesh Dalvi   video   slides
Domain-Centric Information Extraction
15:30 Break
16:00 Unconference
18:00 End of the day