Vienna Workshop on Weak Supervision and Natural Language Processing

@Research Group Data Mining and Machine Learning, University of Vienna

August 12, 2021

Session 1  
13:00-13:05 Introduction
13:05-13:25 Invited talk: Pierre Lison, Norsk Regnesentral and University of Oslo
  Skweak: Weak Supervision Made Easy for NLP”
13:25-13:35 Discussion
13:35-13:50 Benjamin Roth, University of Vienna
  Knodle: Modular Weakly Supervised Learning with PyTorch”
13:50-14:00 Discussion
Session 2  
14:00-14:45 Invited talk: Michael A. Hedderich, Saarland University
  “Low-Resource NLP: Leveraging Recent Approaches and Studying Their Applicability”
14:45-15:00 Discussion
15:00-15:10 Break
Session 3  
15:10-15:15 Fabian Plett, LMU Munich
  “Interactive Weak Supervision (planned project)”
15:15-15:20 Discussion
15:20-15:30 Andreas Stephan, University of Vienna
  “Weak Supervision using Tractable Density Estimation” cancelled
15:20-15:40 Roundtable (all)
15:45-16:45 Possibility for 1-on-1’s
  (Please contact each other before/during the workshop, via email/Zoom chat)
18:00 Socializing @ Gigerl Stadtheuriger (needs test/vaccination certificate)