Thursday, June 13: Virtual Poster Sessions
09:00 – 11:00 Session 1 of Virtual Poster Presentations. Log into Underline to join, presentations are in Gathertown
20:00 – 22:00 Session 2 of Virtual Poster Presentations. Log into Underline to join, presentations are in Gathertown
Friday, June 14: Mexican NLP Summer School
08:20 - 17:00 Registration
09:00 - 17:30 Summer School
08:50 - 11:00 Opening Session, Keynotes Diyi Yang & Alexis Palmer
11:00 - 11:30 AM Coffee Break (coffee & tea included)
11:30 - 13:00 Panel A: From “publish or perish” to “publicize or perish”: Navigating challenges and opportunities for career advancement in Latin American Communities in the current era of scientific publication trends
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
14:30 - 16:30 Keynotes: Umut Pajaro Velasquez & Veronica Perez Rosas
16:30 - 17:00 PM Coffee Break (coffee & tea included)
17:00 - 18:30 Panel B: Perspectivas de NLP desde Latinoamérica / NLP perspectives, an overview from Latin America
Saturday, June 15: Mexican NLP Summer School
08:30 - 17:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:30 Tutorials:
1: Training Lightweight Models via Knowledge Distillation and Parameter Efficient Finetuning/English
2: Introduction to Attention Mechanisms in Transformers/Spanish
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break (coffee & tea included)
11:00 - 12:30 Tutorials Continue
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
14:00 - 16:00 Tutorials:
1: Exploring Transformers and Limitations in Language Modeling/Spanish
2: The Power of Rewards - Reinforcing Language Models with Reinforcement Learning/English
16:00 - 16:30 PM Coffee Break (coffee & tea included)
16:15 - 18:30 Panel C: Getting into NLP: Insights from experts and peers + Closing Session
Sunday, June 16: Tutorials
07:00 - 20:30 Registration
09:00 - 12:30 Tutorials:
1. Catch Me If You GPT: Tutorial on Deepfake Texts
2. Combating Security and Privacy Issues in the Era of Large Language Models
3. Explanation in the Era of Large Language Models
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
09:00 - 17:30 Affinity Workshop: Queer in AI
09:00 - 18:00 Affinity Workshops: LatinX in AI
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
14:00 - 17:30 Tutorials:
1. From Text to Context: Contextualizing Language with Humans, Groups, and Communities for Socially Aware NLP
2. Human-AI Interaction in the Age of LLMs
3. Spatial and Temporal Language Understanding: Representation, Reasoning, and Grounding
15:30 - 16:00 PM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
19:00 - 21:00 Welcome Reception (Light canapes & Sweets Included)
Monday, June 17: Main Conference Day 1
07:30 - 16:30 Registration
09:00 - 10:30 Opening Session & Keynote Address: Claudio Santos Pinhanez: “Harnessing the Power of LLMs to Vitalize Indigenous Languages”
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
11:00 - 12:30 Orals, Posters, BoF & Affinity Groups
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
14:00 - 15:30 Orals, Posters, BoF & Affinity Groups
15:30 - 16:00 PM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
16:00 - 17:30 Orals, Posters, BoF & Affinity Groups
Tuesday, June 18: Main Conference Day 2
08:30 -16:30 Registration
09:00 - 10:30 Orals, Posters, BoF & Affinity Groups
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
11:00 - 12:00 Panel: Large Language Models (LLMs) and their Impact on Education: Karen Matías, Swapna Somasundaran, Victoria Yaneva, Ekaterina Kochmar
12:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
14:00 - 15:00 Business Meeting Don Alberto 2 - 3 Ballrooms
15:00 - 15:30 PM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
15:30 - 17:00 Posters, BoF & Affinity Groups
18:00 - 21:30 Social Event Check-in
19:00 - 22:00 Social Event
Wednesday, June 19: Main Conference Day 3
08:00 - 17:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:30 Orals, Posters, BoF & Affinity Groups
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
11:00 - 12:30 Orals, Posters, BoF & Affinity Groups
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
14:00 - 15:00 Plenary: Keynote: Seana Coulson: “Distributional Semantics: What do large language models have to say?”
15:00 - 15:30 PM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
15:30 - 17:00 Best Paper Awards and Closing Session
Thursday, June 20: Workshop Day 1
08:00 - 16:30 Registration
Workshops Please see workshop for details schedule
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
TBD Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
15:30 - 16:00 PM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
Friday, June 21: Workshop Day 2
08:00 - 16:30 Registration
Workshops Please see workshop for details schedule
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)
TBD Lunch Break (All attendees on their own)
15:30 - 16:00 PM Coffee Break (coffee, tea & snacks included)