Workshop Program

2017 Workshop on Cognitive Modeling and Computational Linguistics

This year, both archival and non-archival submissions were accepted for presentation at CMCL. The archival submissions are denoted via boldface in the program and may be viewed in the proceedings.

Monday, April 3, 2017

8:30–9:20 Registration
9:20–9:30 Introductory remarks
9:30–10:30 Everytime I Hire a Penguin
Invited talk by Anders Søgaard
10:30–11:00 Entropy Reduction Correlates with Temporal Lobe Activity
Matthew Nelson, Stanislas Dehaene, Christophe Pallier and John Hale
11:00–11:30 Coffee break
11:30–12:00 Learning an Input Filter for Argument Structure Acquisition
Laurel Perkins, Naomi Feldman and Jeffrey Lidz
12:00–12:30 Grounding Sound Change in Ideal Observer Models of Perception
Zachary Burchill and T. Florian Jaeger
12:30–13:00 “Oh, I’ve Heard That Before”: Modelling Own-Dialect Bias After Perceptual Learning by Weighting Training Data
Rachael Tatman
13:00–14:30 Lunch break
14:30–16:00 Poster session
Inherent Biases of Recurrent Neural Networks for Phonological Assimilation and Dissimilation
Amanda Doucette
Predicting Japanese Scrambling in the Wild
Naho Orita
Be Precise or Fuzzy: Learning the Meaning of Cardinals and Quantifiers from Vision
Sandro Pezzelle, Marco Marelli, and Raffaella Bernardi
“He’s Pregnant”: Simulating the Confusing Case of Gender Pronoun Errors in L2 English
Chara Tsoukala, Stefan L. Frank, and Mirjam Broersma
Incremental Generative Model of Sentence Linearization and Word Order Variation
Kristina Gulordava and Frank Keller
In Search of the Human-Like Predictability Model
Anastasiya Lopukhina, Konstantin Lopukhin, and Anna Laurinavichyute
16:00–16:30 Coffee break
16:30–17:30 Acquiring Language through Interaction
Invited talk by Raquel Fernández
17:30–18:00 Concluding remarks