Workshop Program

The following is a tentative schedule for the workshop – we ask for your patience as we update the schedule to take into account conflicts and other constraints. The workshop will be held on February 8, 2020 (Saturday) as part of the AAAI 2020 program.



Time Event
0850-0900 Workshop Welcome
0900-0930 Invited Talk 1: Ray Mooney, Slides
0930-1040 Spotlight Talks (7x10 mins each)
1040-1110 Posters 1 (30 mins, overlaps with coffee break)
1110-1140 Invited Talk 2: Nasrin Mostafazadeh, Slides
1140-1200 Oral Paper 1: Why Do Masked Neural Language Models Still Need Commonsense Knowledge?
1200-1230 Invited Talk 3: Bishan Yang, Slides
1230-1400 Lunch (90 mins)
1400-1430 Invited Talk 4: Robyn Speer, Slides
1430-1500 Invited Talk 5: Sameer Singh
1500-1600 Open Poster Session, Posters 2 (60 mins, includes coffee break 1530-1600)
1600-1620 Oral Paper 2: Unsupervised Question Decomposition for Question Answering
1620-1650 Invited Talk 6: Dan Roth, Slides
1650-1700 Workshop Close

Invited Speakers

Invited talks will be 30 minutes each (25+5), and presented during their specific slots in the program.

Ray Mooney
Ray Mooney
UT Austin
Nasrin Mostafazadeh
Nasrin Mostafazadeh
Elemental Cognition
Dan Roth
Dan Roth
Sameer Singh
Sameer Singh
UC Irvine
Robyn Speer
Robyn Speer
Bishan Yang
Bishan Yang

Oral Presentations

The oral presentations will be 20 minutes each (15+5) and presented in the following order, in their specific slots in the program:

Spotlight Presentations

The spotlight presentations will be 10 minutes each (8+2) and will all be presented in the first session of the workshop. This is to enable maximum discussion time during both poster sessions. The spotlights will be presented in the following order: