12 May
09:00-09:10 Opening
09:10-09:50Invited Talk 1: Prof. Toru Ishida
Session 1:Multilingual Corpora and Lexical Similarity
09:50-10:10Duygu Ataman
Title: Bianet: A Parallel News Corpus in Turkish, Kurdish and English
10:10-10:30Ohnmar Htuna, Koji Murakamib, Yu Hirate
Title: Phonetically Based Extraction of Japanese Synonyms from Rakuten Ichiba’s Item Titles
10:30-11:00Coffee Break
Session 2Machine Translation and Multilingual NLP
11:00-11:20Carlos Mullov, Jan Niehues, Alexander Waibel
Title: Inspection of Multilingual Neural Machine Translation
11:20-11:40Spela Vintar
Title: Terminology Translation Accuracy in Phrase-Based versus Neural MT:
An Evaluation for the English-Slovene Language Pair
11:40-12:00Tao Feng, Miao Li, Lei Chen
Title: Low-Resource Neural Machine Translation with Transfer Learning
12:00-12:20Cristina Espana-Bonet, Josef van Genabith
Title: Multilingual Semantic Networks for Datadriven Interlingua Seq2Seq Systems
12:20-13:00Discussion
13:00-14:00Lunch Break
14:00-15:00Invited Talk 2: Dr John P. McCrae
Session 3Name Entity Recognition
15:00-15:20Fei-Fei Liu, Zhi-Juan Wang
Title: Active Learning for Tibetan Named Entity Recognition based on CRF
15:20-15:40Zhijuan Wang, Fuxian Li
Title: A Semi-supervised Learning Approach for Person Name Recognition in Tibetan
15:40-16:00Discussion and End of the Workshop
16:00-16:30Coffee Break