Continual Sequence Generation with Adaptive Compositional Modules

@inproceedings{Zhang2022ContinualSG,
  title={Continual Sequence Generation with Adaptive Compositional Modules},
  author={Yanzhe Zhang and Xuezhi Wang and Diyi Yang},
  booktitle={ACL},
  year={2022}
}
Continual learning is essential for real-world deployment when there is a need to quickly adapt the model to new tasks without forgetting knowledge of old tasks. Existing work on continual sequence generation either always reuses existing parameters to learn new tasks, which is vulnerable to catastrophic forgetting on dissimilar tasks, or blindly adds new parameters for every new task, which could prevent knowledge sharing between similar tasks. To get the best of both worlds, in this work, we… 

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