Bootcamp courses

Saturday, June 18th - Sunday, June 19th

Breakfast (8:30AM-9AM) and a coffee break (10:45AM-11AM) will be provided each day.

Day/Room
MHP 101
THH 116
THH 210
THH 212
Saturday
9AM-1:50PM
Introduction to non-extensional higher-order logics and their applications to propositional attitudes
Cian Dorr & Harvey Lederman
Natural language ontology
Friederike Moltmann
Temporal reference with and without tense
Roumyana Pancheva
Sunday
9AM-1:50PM
Introduction to propositional quantifiers
Peter Fritz
Unifying formulaic, geometric, and algebraic theories of semantics
Andras Kornai
Topic shift in conversation:
A computational approach to relevance and coherence

Livia Polanyi
Finite-state text processing
Kyle Gorman

Regular courses

Monday, June 20th - Friday, June 24th


Time/Room
MHP 101
THH 116
THH 208
THH 212
THH 102/SOS B2*
8:30AM-9AM Breakfast
9AM-10:20AM Python for logic and language
Khalil Iskarous
Phono-logical reasoning
Charles Reiss
Incremental language processing in dialogue systems
Julian Hough &
Arash Eshghi
Counting and measuring events
Elizabeth Coppock
Normality-based approaches to inductive knowledge, epistemic logic, and belief-revision
Jeremy Goodman &
Bernhard Salow
10:20AM-10:35AM Coffee break
10:35AM-11:55AM Topology, logic, and epistemology
Adam Bjorndahl
Multiparty and multi-floor dialogue structure
David Traum
Learnability of quantifiers
Jakub Szymanik &
Shane Steinert-Threlkeld
Futurity, evidentiality, and modality: Cross-disciplinary perspectives
Fabrizio Cariani &
Natasha Korotkova
Combinatory categorial grammar: An introduction
Mark Steedman
12PM-1:55PM Lunchtime with special programming
(see below)
2PM-3:20PM The logic and grammar of context-sensitivity
Una Stojnic
Dialogue across the lifespan
Jonathan Ginzburg &
Andy L├╝cking
Implementing semantic compositionality
Kyle Rawlins
Scalar implicature: Recent developments in theoretical and experimental approaches
Anton Benz &
Nicole Gotzner
3:20PM-3:35PM Coffee break
3:35PM-4:45PM Introduction to information theory: Applications to cognitive science
Mathias Winther Madsen
Possibility Semantics: Theory and application
Wes Holliday
Semantics as the study of a modular system
Daniel Harris
Corpus construction for theoretical analysis and NLP applications
Lotus Goldberg &
Amber Stubbs
Workshop: Subjectivity in semantic interpretation
Elsi Kaiser &
Deniz Rudin
THH 102/SOS B2*
THH 213 will be available from 8:30Am to 5PM as a break room.
* These classes will be held in THH 102 on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, and in SOS B2 on Tuesday and Friday.

Special lunchtime programming

All planned events to be held in MHP 101 and MHP Courtyard


Time/Room
Mon Jun 20
Tue Jun 21
Wed Jun 22
Thu Jun 23
Fri Jun 24
12PM-2:30PM Pop-up mentoring Industry Jobs: Panel Discussion and Q&A Student session Student session NA