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Wed Apr 12 2000

Confs: Workshop on Automatic Summarization-ANLP/NAACL

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  1. radev, Workshop on Automatic Summarization - ANLP/NAACL

Message 1: Workshop on Automatic Summarization - ANLP/NAACL

Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2000 12:33:39 -0400 (EDT)
From: radev <>
Subject: Workshop on Automatic Summarization - ANLP/NAACL


 Workshop on Automatic Summarization

 Sunday, April 30, 2000

 Westin Hotel
 Seattle, WA 48103


			 (until April 20)


09:10-09:25 Introduction 
09:25-10:15 Session on Content Selection 

 Concept Identification and Presentation in the Context of
 Technical Text Summarization 
 Horacio Saggion and Guy Lapalme, DIRO-Universite de Montreal 

 Mining Discourse Markers for Chinese Textual Summarization
 Samuel W. K. Chan, Tom B. Y. Lai, W. J. Gao, and
 Benjamin K. Tsou, City University of Hong Kong

10:15-10:40 Session on Visualization

 Multi-document Summarization by Visualizing Topical Content
 Rie Kubota Ando, Branimir K. Boguraev, Roy J. Byrd, and
 Mary S. Neff, Cornell University, and IBM Research

10:40-11:05 Coffee Break (provided)

11:05-12:20 Session on Multi-Document Summarization 

 Centroid-based summarization of multiple documents:
 sentence extraction, utility-based evaluation, and user
 Dragomir R. Radev, Hongyan Jing, Margo Budzikowska,
 University of Michigan, Columbia University, and IBM

 Extracting Key Paragraph based on Topic and Event
 Detection - Towards Multi-Document Summarization
 Fumiyo Fukumoto and Yoshimi Suzuki, Yamanashi University

 Multi-Document Summarization By Sentence Extraction
 Jade Goldstein, Vibhu Mittal, Jaime Carbonell, and Mark
 Kantrowitz, Carnegie Mellon University and Just Research

12:20-01:50 Lunch Break (on your own)

01:50-03:05 Session on Evaluation

 A Text Summarizer in Use: Lessons Learned from Real World
 Deployment and Evaluation
 Mary Ellen Okurowski, Harold Wilson, Joacquin Urbina,
 Tony Taylor, Ruth Colvin Clark, and Frank Krapcho,
 Department of Defense, SRA Corp, Clark Training &
 Consulting, and Kathpal Technologies Inc. 

 Evaluation of Phrase-representation Summarization based on
 Information Retrieval Task 
 Mamiko Oka and Yoshihiro Ueda, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

 A Comparison of Rankings Produced by Summarization
 Evaluation Measures 
 Robert L.Donaway, Kevin W. Drummey, and Laura
 A. Mather, Department of Defense and, Inc. 

03:05-03:30 Coffee Break (provided)

03:30-04:30 Panel on "Language Modeling in Text Summarization"

04:30-04:55 Session on Multimedia Summarization

 Using Summarization for Automatic Briefing Generation
 Inderjeet Mani, Kristian Concepcion, and Linda van
 Guilder, MITRE Corporation

04:55-06:00 Panel on "Summarization: Industry Perspectives"
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