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-===== Reading Group ===== 
-Official name of this course is [[https://​is.cuni.cz/​studium/​predmety/​index.php?​do=predmet&​kod=NPFL095|NPFL095]] **Modern Methods in Computational Linguistics**. It is a continuation of informal Reading Group (RG) meetings. For inspiration see the [[courses:​rg:​wishlist|wishlist]]. Requirements for getting credits: presenting one paper, writing a report about another presented paper, and active participation in the discussions (which is conditioned by reading the papers in advance and attending the meetings). 
  
-^ Contact ​     | popel at ufal.mff.cuni.cz | +===== Reading Group =====   
-^ Mailing list | rg at ufal.mff.cuni.cz ​    | +Official name of this course is [[https://​is.cuni.cz/​studium/​predmety/​index.php?​do=predmet&​kod=NPFL095|NPFL095]] **Modern Methods in Computational Linguistics**. It is a continuation of informal Reading Group (RG) meetings. Requirements for getting credits:  
-List Archive ​| [[http://ufal.mff.cuni.cz/mailman/listinfo/rg]] | +  * presenting one paper, 
-Meetings ​    Mondays 15:10room S1 +    * Select a term (write your name to the schedule below) before October 13. 
-Past meetings| [[courses::​rg::​past|courses::rg::past]] |+    * If no paper is assigned to the term, suggest [[mailto:​popel@ufal.mff.cuni.cz|me]] 2--3 papers you would like to present (with pdf links, and your preferences) before October 20. Ideally, make a group of 2--4 students presenting papers on a common topic (starting from basics to more advance papers). 
 +    * Prepare your presentation and 3--5 quiz questions. At least 3 of the questions should ask for a specific answer, e.g. "write an equation for...",​ "given training set X=([dog,​N],​[cat,​Y]),​ what is the number..."​ (Not "what do you think about..."​). The first question should be quite easy to answer for those who have read the whole paper. The last question may be a tricky one. Send me the questions two weeks before your presentation. We may discuss the paper and refine the questions. 
 +    * One week before the presentation,​ write the questions to a dedicated wiki page here. Send a reminder (questions and a link to the pdf of the paper) to rg@ufal.mff.cuni.cz by Monday 15:45. 
 + 
 +  * active participation in the discussions,​ which is conditioned by reading the papers in advance and attending the meetings, 
 +  * sending your answers to me and the presenter by Saturday 23:59 (so the presenter can go through all answers before the presentation and focus more on problematic parts). 
 +  * In case of more than three missed meetings or deadlines, additional work (e.g. reports or answers to tricky questions) will be required. 
 + 
 +All questions, reports and presented papers must be in English. The presentations are in English by default, but if all present people agree it may be in Czech. 
 + 
 +^ Contact ​     | popel@ufal.mff.cuni.cz | 
 +^ Mailing list | rg@ufal.mff.cuni.cz ​    | 
 +Meetings ​    | Tuesdays 15:40, S1 | 
 +^ Past meetings| [[courses:​rg:​past|courses:​rg:​past]] | 
 +^ Inspiration ​ | [[courses:​rg:​wishlist|courses:​rg:​wishlist]] | 
 +^ Other reading groups ​ | [[https://github.com/ufal/​rg/​wiki|Machine Learning RG]] | 
 + 
 +=== Autumn&​Winter 2016/2017 === 
 +^ date   | **speaker** ​              | **paper** | 
 +^ Oct  4 |   | startup meeting | 
 +^ Oct 11 | Martin Popel | Kevin Knight, Beáta Megyesi and Christiane Schaefer: [[http://​www.isi.edu/​natural-language/​people/​copiale-11.pdf|The Copiale Cipher]], BUCC 2011, you can watch a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?​v=Eam0Tk-1FyI|trailer]] | 
 +^ Oct 18 | Daniela Bodanská ​ | Kishore Papineni, Salim Roukos, Todd Ward, and Wei-Jing Zhu: [[http://​aclweb.org/​anthology-new/​P/​P02/​P02-1040.pdf|BLEU:​ a Method for Automatic Evaluation of Machine Translation]],​ ACL 2002. [[courses:rg:​2014:​bleu|Questions]] | 
 +Oct 25  | Michael Collins[[http://​ucrel.lancs.ac.uk/​acl/​W/​W02/​W02-1001.pdf|Discriminative Training Methods for Hidden Markov Models: Theory and Experiments with Perceptron Algorithms]]EMNLP 2002. [[courses:​rg:​2014:​perceptron|Questions]]
 +Nov 1  ​ | Andrew McCallum, Dayne Freitag, Fernando Pereira: ​[[http://​www.ai.mit.edu/​courses/​6.891-nlp/​READINGS/​maxent.pdf|Maximum Entropy Markov Models for Information Extraction and Segmentation]],​ Conference on Machine Learning 2000, [[http://​courses.ischool.berkeley.edu/​i290-dm/​s11/​SECURE/​gidofalvi.pdf|slides]] [[courses:rg:2014:memm|Question]]| 
 +^ <​del>​Nov 8</​del>​ | --- | no RG (Dean'​s day)| 
 +^ Nov 15 |  | John Lafferty, Andrew McCallum, Fernando Pereira[[http://​www.cs.utah.edu/​~piyush/​teaching/​crf.pdf|Conditional Random Fields: Probabilistic Models for Segmenting and Labeling Sequence Data]], 2001. [[courses:rg:2014:crf|Questions]] | 
 +^ Nov 22 |  | Tomas Mikolov, Kai Chen, Greg Corrado, Jeffrey Dean: [[http://​arxiv.org/​pdf/​1301.3781.pdf|Efficient Estimation of Word Representations in Vector Space]], ICLR 2013 | 
 +^ Nov 29  |  | | 
 +^ Dec 6  |  | | 
 +^ Dec 13 |  | | 
 + 
  
-=== Spring&​Summer 2012 === 
-^ date | **speaker** | **paper** | 
-^ Feb 27 | Martin Popel | Kevin Knight, Beáta Megyesi and Christiane Schaefer: [[http://​www.isi.edu/​natural-language/​people/​copiale-11.pdf|The Copiale Cipher]], BUCC 2011 | 
-^ Mar 5  | Ales Tamchyna | Arne Mauser, Saša Hasan and Hermann Ney: [[http://​www-i6.informatik.rwth-aachen.de/​publications/​download/​628/​Mauser-EMNLP-2009.pdf |Extending Statistical Machine Translation with Discriminative and Trigger-Based Lexicon Models.]] EMNLP 2009. | 
-^ Mar 12 | Joachim Daiber | Adam Pauls and Dan Klein: [[http://​www.aclweb.org/​anthology-new/​P/​P11/​P11-1027.pdf|Faster and Smaller N-Gram Language Models]], ACL 2011. [[courses:​rg:​2012:​longdtreport|report by Long DT]] | 
-^ Mar 19 | Rudolf Rosa |  | 
-^ Mar 26 | Long DT |  | 
-^ Apr 2  | Petra Galuščáková |  | 
-^ Apr 16 | Bushra Jawaid ​ |  | 
-^ Apr 23 | Amir Kamran |  | 
-^ May 14 | Tomáš Kraut |  | 
-^ May 21 |  |  | 
  

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