Second Week

ESSLLI 2018 Main Programme – Second Week

Sofia University Main Building Plan

Each course and workshop spans a whole week (5 days). Participants are free to choose the courses they want to attend.

Each course belongs to one of the standard ESSLLI tracks:

  • Language and Logic
  • Logic and Computation
  • Language and Computation

Each course belongs to one of the following three categories:

  • = Foundational course: yellow
  • = Introductory course: green
  • 𝒜 = Advanced course: blue
Slots Language and Logic Logic and Computation Language and Computation Workshops
9:00
– 10:30
𝒜
Jonathan Ginzburg and Ye Tian:
Facial Displays and Their Dialogical Meanings

Room 267 moved to Mirror Hall, Floor 2

𝒜
Tin Perkov:
Modal Logics of Provability and Interpretability

Room 224, Floor 1


Petya Osenova and Kiril Simov:
Treebanks, Linguistic Theories and Applications

Room 243, Floor 2


Dov M. Gabbay and Massimiliano Giacomin:
Introduction to Formal Argumentation

Room 272, Floor 3


Filippo Bonchi, Marcello Bonsangue and Jurriaan Rot:
Coalgebraic Methods for Automata (CoMA)

Room 292, Floor 4


Thierry Declerck and John P. McCrae:
Introduction to Linked Open Data in Linguistics

Room 255, Floor 2

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30 𝒜
Agata Renans and Jacopo Romoli:
Plurality: Theoretical and Experimental Perspective

Room 255, Floor 2


Ronald de Haan:
Computational Social Choice and Complexity Theory

Room 224, Floor 1


Carlos Ramisch, Agata Savary & Aline Villavicencio:
Multiword Expressions in a Nutshell

Room 272, Floor 3

𝒲
Preslav Nakov, Ahmed Ali, Irina Temnikova, Georgi Georgiev, Lluis Marquez, Shafiq Joty, and Ivan Koychev:
NLP in the Era of Big Data, Deep Learning, and Post Truth

Mirror Hall, Floor 2


Lorenz Demey and Hans Smessaert:
Introduction to Logical Geometry

Room 243, Floor 2

 Canceled
Can Baskent:
An Introduction to Paraconsistent Logic and its Applications
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 𝒜
Roumyana Pancheva and Alexis Wellwood:
Non-Canonical Comparatives: Syntax-semantics and Psycholinguistics

Room 292, Floor 4


Anupam Das and Thomas Powell:
Introduction to Proof Theory

Room 255, Floor 2

𝒜
Michael Franke and Michael Henry Tessler:
Probabilistic Modeling and Bayesian Data Analysis in Experimental Semantics and Pragmatics

Room 272, Floor 3


Dan Zeman:
Problems and Arguments in Relativist Semantics

Room 267 moved to Mirror Hall, Floor 2


Stefano Borgo and Oliver Kutz:
Logic, Ontology and Planning: the Robot’s Knowledge

Room 224, Floor 1


Kilian Evang:
Cross-lingual Semantic Parsing

Room 243, Floor 2

15:30 – 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 – 16:50 Student Session
Room 272, Floor 3
17:00 – 18:30  Canceled
Daniel Lassiter and Thomas Icard:
Causal Models in Linguistics, Philosophy, and Psychology

Pavel Naumov:
Strategies, Knowledge, and Know-How

Room 255, Floor 2

𝒜
Ivan Vulić & Nikola Mrkšić:
Word Vector Space Specialisation

Room 272, Floor 3

𝒲
Shane Steinert-Threlkeld and Jakub Szymanik:
Quantity in Language and Thought

Mirror Hall, Floor 2

𝒜
Friederike Moltmann:
Natural Language Ontology

Room 243, Floor 2

𝒜
Raul Fervari and Fernando R. Velázquez-Quesada:
Modal Logics for Model Change

Room 224, Floor 1

19:00 – 20:00 Evening Lectures
Jan Odijk: Tuesday 14.08.2018
Stoyan Mihov: Thursday 16.08.2018
Room 272, Floor 3

First Week