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AARDVARC schedule October 2013

At the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, 365 Fifth Avenue.


Wednesday, 23 October

6:00-7:00 pm: Informal gathering for early arrivers, Liberty Bar, 29 W. 35th Street.

Thursday, 24 October

Room C-198 (basement level)

8:30: Breakfast
9:00-9:15: Introduction, reminder of mission
9:15-9:40: Rob Fuhrman, Norma Mendoza-Denton, and Doug Whalen, Preliminary results for analysis of a research video.
9:40-10:05:   Vikram Ramanarayanan, Unusual event detection.
10:05-10:30:   Norbert Ross, Desiderata for automatic analysis of anthropological data.

10:30-10:45:   Break

10:45-11:10: Tim Kempton, Machine-assisted phonemic analysis.
11:10-11:35: Chris Cieri, Speech technologies for under-resourced languages and their data requirements.
11:35-12:00: Monica Macaulay, Getting the data ready: 15 years of Menominee recordings.

12:00-1:00:   Working lunch
12:30-1:00: Description of working groups and assignment of rooms for each.

1:00-3:00: Working groups (Rooms 8400, 8301, and 8304)
3:00-3:30: Break (Room 8400)
3:30-4:30: Working groups
4:30-5:00: Reconvene in one group for discussion of next day's plan.

6:30-8:00: Dinner at Ichi Umi (6 East 32nd St.)  (Dinner is paid for; drinks are at your expense.)

Friday, 25 October

Room C-198

9:00-9:15: Introduction to morning session
9:15-9:40: Yvan Rose,CHILDES and other database initiatives.
9:40-10:00: Scott Poole, XSEDE and other tools.
10:00-10:45: Working group reports

10:45-11:00:   Break

11:00-12:00:
Planning for proposals and symposia.

12:00-1:00: Lunch

Afternoon:   Informal meetings for those wishing to stay on and discuss proposal or symposium plans in more detail.  Rooms to be announced.