Announcements

Monday 28 April 2014

ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2014); April 26 - May 1, Toronto, Canada

Jutta Willamowski  will participate in CHI 2014 . She will also participate in a SIGCHI HCI & Sustainability community workshop .


Friday 02 May 2014

13th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems; May 5-9, 2014, Paris, France

Onno Zoeter  will participate in AAMAS 2014  and present two papers: 

  • A Mechanism to Optimally Balance Cost and Quality of Labeling Tasks Outsourced to Strategic Agents; co-authored by Satyanath Bhat, Swaprava Nath, Onno Zoeter, Sujit Gujar, Y. Narahari and Chris Dance .
  • A Quality Assuring Multi-armed Bandit Crowdsourcing Mechanism with Incentive Compatible Learning; co-authored by Shweta Jain, Sujit Gujar, Onno Zoeter and Y. Narahari.

Wednesday 23 April 2014

14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL); Gothenburg, Sweden, 26–30 April 2014

Christophe Servan , XRCE Machine Learning for Document Access and Translation research group, will participate in the EACL conference and present a paper co-authored by Alessio Boscay, Vassilina Nikoulinaz  and Marc Dymetman :

"A Lightweight Terminology Verification Service for External MachineTranslation Engines"


Tuesday 15 April 2014

Lima 2 - Journées Scientifiques; 15 April 2014, Lyon, France

This event brings together scientists and experts in the domain of computer vision and multimedia analytics. It is financed and organised by the ARC6 scientific community  and the competitiveness cluster  Imaginove .


Sunday 13 April 2014

36th European Conference on Information Retrieval, ECIR April 13-16, Amsterdam.

Poster session Monday April 14th, Matthias GalléJean-Michel Renders  'Boilerplate Detection and Recoding'


Thursday 10 April 2014

Seminar: Batch mode reinforcement learning based on the synthesis of artificial trajectories, April 17th 2014 at 11:00

Damien Ernst  is associate professor at University of Liège, Liège, Belgium.

More information on XRCE seminars .


Thursday 10 April 2014

International Conference on Learning Representations 2014, April 14th - 16th, Banff, Canada

Guillaume Bouchard presenting paper “Group-sparse  Embeddings in Collective Matrix Factorization ”, co-authored by Arto Klami and Abhishek Tripathi. 

ICLR 2014


Wednesday 09 April 2014

What if a machine could help you to make sense? XIP Dashboard demonstration honoured.

The Best Demonstration Award of the Learning Analytics and Knowledge Conference  went to Duygu Simsek, Simon Buckingham Shum, Anna de Liddo, Rebecca Fergusson and  Ágnes  Sándor  for their work: XIP Dashboard - Visual Analytics of Academic Writing .


Tuesday 08 April 2014

Seminar: Detecting Duplicate and Fake Publications in the Scientific Literature, Cyril Labbe, April 10th, 2014 at 11:00

Cyril Labbe  is professor at Université Joseph Fourier, Saint-Martin d'Hères, France.

XRCE seminars


Monday 07 April 2014

Do you remember? I-remember: forgotten photos returned to owners who tell their stories to support campaign to find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.

Xerox Research Centre Europe linguistic technology supports campaign so users can search for stories online.