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The Effectiveness of Simple Hybrid Systems for Hypernym Discovery
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Evaluating the contribution of both paradigms to hybrid success by evaluating the benefits of hybrid treatment of baseline models from each paradigm finds that utilizing a hybrid approach establishes new state-of-the-art results on two domain-specific English hypernym discovery tasks and outperforms all non-hybrid approaches in a general English hyperNYm discovery task. Expand
Focus on what matters: Applying Discourse Coherence Theory to Cross Document Coreference
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This work model the entities/events in a reader’s focus as a neighborhood within a learned latent embedding space which minimizes the distance between mentions and the centroids of their gold coreference clusters, leading to a robust coreference resolution model for use in downstream tasks where link distribution is unknown. Expand
Developing Environmental Scanning/Forecasting Systems To Augment Community College Planning.
A description is provided of a conference session that was conducted to explore the structure and function of an environmental scanning/forecasting system that could be used in a community college toExpand