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Day 1: 13 Nov 2012, Tuesday




Opening Ceremony
Welcome Speech of representation of Hanoi University of Science & Technology (HUST)
Welcoming Remark, Prof. Eric Castelli, IALP2012 General Chair
Welcoming Remark, Prof. Li Haizhou, representing COLIPS
Welcoming Remark, Dr. Deyi Xiong, IALP 2012 Program co-chair


Keynote speech: Speaker Recognition Systems: Paradigms and Challenges
Dr. Thomas Fang Zheng, Research Institute of Information Technology (RIIT), Tsinghua University(THU), China
Chair: Prof. Haizhou Li


Coffee/Tea Break


S1A: Computational Linguistics and Language Studies 1
Chair:  Alexis Michaud

S1B: Language Information Processing 1
 Chair:  Dong Ming Hui




S2A: Computational Linguistics and Language Studies 2
Chair:  Haizhou Li

S2B: Language Information Processing 2
Chair: Hemant Patil


Coffee/Tea Break


S3A: Language Technology
Chair: Pascal Nocera

S3B: Machine Translation 1
Chair: Deyi Xiong

Day 2: 14 Nov 2012, Wednesday


Keynote speech: A multi-disciplinary approach for processing under-resourced languages
Prof Laurent Besacier, LIG – Université Joseph Fourier, France
Chair: Minghui Dong


Coffee/Tea Break


S4A: Machine Translation 2
Chair: Laurent Besacier

S4B: Spoken Language Processing 1
Chair: Tran Do Dat




S5: Poster session
Chair: Nguyen Viet Son


Coffee/Tea Break



S6A: Machine Translation 3
Chair: Tan Tien Ping

S6B: Spoken Language Processing 2
Chair: Eric Castelli


Closing Ceremony
Chair: Eric Castelli


Banquet + Group Photo Session

Day 3: 15 Nov 2012, Thursday


One Day City Tour  (Places of attraction:)


Session 1A: Computational Linguistics and Language Studies 1

Classification of Emotional Onomatopoeias Based on Questionnaire Surveys
Yuzu Uchida, Kenji Araki and Jun Yoneyama

An Acoustic Investigation of Chinese Tone 4 Produced by German Learners
Hongwei Ding, Oliver Jokisch, Rüdiger Hoffmann and Hussein Hussein

Computer Identification of the Ambiguity Structure A Shuo Shenmeye B
Lin He and Shuzhen Shi

Multi-view Learning for Semi-supervised Sentiment Classification
Su Yan, Li ShouShan and Zhou GuoDong

Linguistic Features for Subjectivity classification
Huong Nguyen Thi Xuan, Anh Cuong Le, and Le Minh Nguyen

Session 1B: Language Information Processing 1

From Raw Text to Morphological Rules for Iban Morphological Analyser 
Suhaila Saee, Bali Ranaivo-Malançon, Lay-Ki Soon and Tek-Yong Lim

A hierarchical graph method using in A* algorithm for Vietnamese parsing technique
Thang Le Quang and Dat Tran Do

Study on the Influencing Factors of Chinese Word Segmentation 
CHI XIU and Rou Song

NLP Oriented Japanese Pun Classification 
Pawel Dybala, Rafal Rzepka, Kenji Araki and Kohichi Sayama

Exploring self-training and co-training for Hindi Dependency Parsing using partial parses 
Rahul Goutam

Session 2A: Computational Linguistics and Language Studies 2

Word Sense Induction using Correlated Topic Model      
Thanh Tung Hoang and Phuong Thai Nguyen

Analyzing and classifying the Yami emotion phrases using ontological structure and computation            
Meng-Chien Yang, D. Victoria Rau, Jackson Hu and Yi-Hsin Wu

Anaphora Resolution in Bangla using global discourse knowledge
Apurbalal Senapati and Utpal Garain

Improve Chinese Semantic Dependency Parsing via Syntax Dependency Parsing           
Meishan Zhang, Wanxiang Che, Yanqiu Shao and Ting Liu

Feature-Based Subjectivity Classification of Filipino Text
Ralph Vincent Regalado and Charibeth Cheng

Session 2B: Language Information Processing 2

Event Information Extraction Approach based on Complex Chinese Texts 
Bao Jiana, Li Tingyu and Yao Tiangfan

A Research of Chinese Sentence Constituent Labeling Based on History Hidden Markov model 
zhijian XU, dan LI, hongxia LI and siming LUO

Weirdness Coefficient as a Feature Selection Method for Arabic Special Domain Text Classification 
Abdulmohsen Al-Thubaity, Itisam Hazzaa, Albandari Alanazi and Haya Altuwaijri

Development and Evaluation of a Model for Japanese Honorific Expressions Using Assembly Minutes 
Hokuto Ototake and Kenji Yoshimura

Quality Assurance for Segmentation and Tagging of Chinese Novels in the Ming and Qing Dynasties       
Dan Xiong, Qin Lu, Fengju Lo, Dingxu Shi and Tin-shing Chiu

Session 3A: Language Technology

Initial Experiments with Tamil LVCSR 
Melvin Jose J, Ngoc Thang Vu and Tanja Schultz

Named Entity Recognition for Vietnamese documents using semi-supervised learning method of CRFs with Generalized Expectation Criteria
Thi-Ngan Pham, Le-Minh Nguyen and Quang-Thuy Ha

Mining Space-time Elements of Opinion
Tianfang Yao, Jun Liu and Wei Qiu

A Novel Approach Towards Building a Portable NLIDB System Using the Computational Paninian Grammar Framework       
Abhijeet Gupta, Arjun Akula, Deepak Malladi, Puneeth Kukkadapu, Vinay Ainavolu and Rajeev Sangal

Automatically Mining Parallel Corpora for Minority Languages from Web Pages 
Zede Zhu, Miao Li, Jian Zhang and Lei Chen

Session 3B: Machine Translation 1

A Dictionary Based Urdu Word Segmentation using maximum matching algorithm for space omission problem 
Rabiya Rashid and Seemab Latif

An Enhanced Model for Lexical Gap Processing in English- Vietnamese Machine Translation 
Tuoi Phan Thi and Hai Le Manh

A Malay Dialect Translation and Synthesis System: Proposal and Preliminary System     
Tien-Ping Tan, Sang-Seong Goh and Yen-Min Khaw

Improving Word Alignment for Statistical Machine Translation based on Constraints 
Le Quang-Hung and Le Anh-Cuong

Session 4A: Machine Translation 2

Mongolian Morphological Segmentation with Hidden Markov Model 
Miantao He, Miao Li and Lei Chen

Improving the Quality of Word Alignment By Integrating Pearson's Chi-square Test Information    
Cuong Hoang, Anh Cuong Le and Bao Son Pham

A Systematic Comparison of SVM and Maximum Entropy Classifiers for Translation Error Detection       
Du Jinhua and Wang Sha

Modality-Preserving Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation          
Masamichi Ideue, Masao Utiyama, Eiichiro Sumita and Kazuhide Yamamoto

Dependency Parsing on Source Language with Reordering Information in SMT
Lei Chen, Miao Li, Miantao He and Hui Liu

Session 4B: Spoken Language Processing 1

Automatic Speech Recognition of Code Switching Speech using 1-Best Rescoring 
Basem Ahmed and Tien Ping Tan

YAST : A scalable ASR toolkit especially designed for under-resourced languages 
Emmanuel Ferreira, Pascal Nocera, Maria Goudi And Thi Ngoc Diep Do

Combining Evidences from Mel Cepstral Features and Cepstral Mean Subtracted Features for Singer Identification 

Hemant Patil, Purushotam Radadia and Tapan Basu
Person Recognition using Humming, Singing and Speech 
Hemant Patil, Maulik Madhavi and Nirav Chhayani

Pronunciation Modeling for Malaysian English   
Khaw Yen Min and Tan Tien Ping

Session 5: Poster session

Building an English-Vietnamese Bilingual Corpus for Machine Translation
Quoc Hung Ngo and Werner Winiwarter

Applying Smartphone Technology To compile Innovative Arabic Learner's Dictionaries
Jack Halpern

A Corpus-based Analysis of Mixed Code in Hong Kong Speech
John Lee

Combining Documentation And Research: Ongoing Work On An Endangered Language
Alexis Michaud, Séverine Guillaume, Andrew Hardie and Martine Toda

Automatic Generation with Manual Post-Editing of Shallow-Transfer Rule for English-to-Indonesian
Evi Yulianti, Mirna Adriani, Hisar Maruli Manurung, Indra Budi and Achmad Nizar Hidayanto

Phonetic Transcription of Fricatives and Plosives for Gujarati and Marathi Languages
Hemant Patil, Maulik Madhavi, Kewal Malde and Bhavik Vachhani

A new model of Time Expressions Detection and Annotation in Vietnamese : The hôm case.
Lambert Philippe, Schwer Sylviane And Boffo Nicolas

A Hybrid Approach for Word Alignment in English-Hindi Parallel Corpora with Scarce Resources
Jyoti Srivastava and Sudip Sanyal

A Point-wise Approach for Vietnamese Diacritics Restoration
Tuan Anh Luu and Kazuhide Yamamoto

Source-Side Suffix Stripping for Bengali-to-English SMT
Rejwanul Haque, Jie Jiang, Sergio Penkale and Andy Way

Perception of the Vietnamese short vowels /ɤ̆, ɔ̆, ă/ in /bVk/ produced by female voice
Anh Xuan Tran Thi, René Carré, Eric Castelli and Nathalie Vallée

An Approach to N-Gram Language Model Evaluation in Statistical Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation
Jinsong Su, Qun Liu, Huailin Dong, Yidong Chen and Xiaodong Shi

Session 6A: Machine Translation 3

Machine Transliteration Based on Error-driven Learning   
Ying Qin

Morpheme Segmentation Using Bilingual Features         
Hui Liu, Miao Li, Jian Zhang, Lei Chen, Zede Zhu and Miantao He

How Good is Web Based MT: A Case Study on Paper Title Translation   
Jia Yao

Identification and Transformation of Comparative Sentences in Patent Chinese-English Machine Translation 
Runxiang Zhang

Session 6B: Spoken Language Processing 2

Tonal co-articulation on particles in Vietnamese language 
Lan Nguyễn Thị and Đạt Trần Đỗ

Documents for Speech Recognition and Closed-Captioning 
Shinya Takahashi and Tsuyoshi Morimoto

Analysis of Malay Speech Recognition for Different Speaker Origin 
Sarah Samson Juan, Laurent Besacier and Tien-Ping Tan

A Phone Mapping Technique for Acoustic Modeling of Under-resourced Languages 
Van Hai Do, Xiong Xiao, Eng Siong Chng and Haizhou Li

Culturomics On A Bengali Newspaper Corpus
Shanta Phani, Shibamouli Lahiri and Arindam Biswas