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Workshop Program

PAN at CLEF 2014

PAN is co-located with the CLEF conference and will be held from September 15 to 18, 2014.

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September 15
10:30-12:30 Conference papers: Session 1
15 min. talk Supporting More-Like-This Information Needs: Finding Similar Web Content in Different Scenarios
Matthias Hagen and Christiane Glimm
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00 Conference papers: Session 2
15 min. talk Discovering Similar Passages Within Large Text Documents
Demetrios Glinos
15:00-15:30 Break
15:30-18:00 Lab Overviews
15 min. talk Improving the Reproducibility of PAN's Shared Tasks: Plagiarism Detection, Author Identification, and Author Profiling
Martin Potthast, Tim Gollub, Francisco Rangel, Paolo Rosso, Efstathios Stamatatos, and Benno Stein
18:00-19:30 Joint Poster Session + Welcome Reception
A Winning Approach to Text Alignment for Text Reuse Detection at PAN 2014
Miguel A. Sanchez-Perez, Grigori Sidorov, Alexander Gelbukh
Heterogeneous Queries for Synoptic and Phrasal Search
Šimon Suchomel and Michal Brandejs
Using Intra-Profile Information for Author Profiling
A. Pastor López-Monroy, Manuel Montes-y-Gómez, Hugo Jair Escalante, and Luis Villaseñor-Pineda
A Simple Approach to Author Profiling in MapReduce
Suraj Maharjan, Prasha Shrestha, and Thamar Solorio
A Slightly-modified GI-based Author-verifier with Lots of Features (ASGALF)
Mahmoud Khonji and Youssef Iraqi
September 16
Keynote & Plagiarism Detection, Chair: Benno Stein
10:30-11:30 Proving Ownership: The Case of "Wag in a Bag"
Paul Clough
11:30-11:50 Overview of the 6th International Competition on Plagiarism Detection
Martin Potthast, Matthias Hagen, Anna Beyer, Matthias Busse, Martin Tippmann, Paolo Rosso, and Benno Stein
11:50-12:10 A Winning Approach to Text Alignment for Text Reuse Detection at PAN 2014
Miguel A. Sanchez-Perez, Grigori Sidorov, Alexander Gelbukh
12:10-12:30 Heterogeneous Queries for Synoptic and Phrasal Search
Šimon Suchomel and Michal Brandejs
12:30-13:30 Lunch
Keynote & Author Profiling, Chair: Paolo Rosso
13:30-14:30 Unsupervised Personality Recognition from Text: Possible Applications
Fabio Celli
14:30-14:50 Overview of the 2nd Author Profiling Task at PAN 2014
Francisco Rangel, Paolo Rosso, Irina Chugur, Martin Potthast, Martin Trenkmann, Benno Stein, Ben Verhoeven, Walter Daelemans
14:50-15:10 Using Intra-Profile Information for Author Profiling
A. Pastor López-Monroy, Manuel Montes-y-Gómez, Hugo Jair Escalante, and Luis Villaseñor-Pineda
15:10-15:30 A Simple Approach to Author Profiling in MapReduce
Suraj Maharjan, Prasha Shrestha, and Thamar Solorio
15:30 Award of appreciation for the overall best performing author profiling approach, sponsored by Corex Atribus, Spain.
15:30-16:00 Break
Author Identification, Chair: Francisco Rangel
16:00-16:20 Overview of the Author Identification Task at PAN 2014
Efstathios Stamatatos, Walter Daelemans, Ben Verhoeven, Martin Potthast, Benno Stein, Patrick Juola, Miguel A. Sanchez-Perez, and Alberto Barrón-Cedeño
16:20-16:40 A Slightly-modified GI-based Author-verifier with Lots of Features (ASGALF)
Mahmoud Khonji and Youssef Iraqi
16:40-17:00 Author Verification: Exploring a Large set of Parameters using a Genetic Algorithm
Erwan Moreau, Arun Jayapal, and Carl Vogel
17:00-18:00 Discussion
18:00-19:30 Poster Session
Expanded N-Grams for Semantic Text Alignment
Samira Abnar, Mostafa Dehghani, Hamed Zamani, and Azadeh Shakery
Evaluating Robustness for 'IPCRESS': Surrey's Text Alignment for Plagiarism Detection
Lee Gillam and Scott Notley
Hashing and Merging Heuristics for Text Reuse Detection
Faisal Alvi, Mark Stevenson, and Paul Clough
A Hybrid Architecture for Plagiarism Detection
Demetrios Glinos
Developing High-Resolution Universal Multi-Type N-Gram Plagiarism Detector
Yurii Palkovskii and Alexei Belov
Plagiarism Alignment Detection by Merging Context Seeds
Philipp Gross and Pashutan Modaresi
A Winning Approach to Text Alignment for Text Reuse Detection at PAN 2014
Miguel A. Sanchez-Perez, Grigori Sidorov, Alexander Gelbukh
Machine Translation Evaluation Metric for Text Alignment
Prasha Shrestha, Suraj Maharjan, and Thamar Solorio
Heterogeneous Queries for Synoptic and Phrasal Search
Šimon Suchomel and Michal Brandejs
VEBAV - A Simple, Scalable and Fast Authorship Verification Scheme
Oren Halvani and Martin Steinebach
A Slightly-modified GI-based Author-verifier with Lots of Features (ASGALF)
Mahmoud Khonji and Youssef Iraqi
A Single Author Style Representation for the Author Verification Task
Cristhian Mayor, Josue Gutierrez, Angel Toledo, Rodrigo Martinez, Paola Ledesma, Gibran Fuentes, and Ivan Meza
Author Verification: Exploring a Large set of Parameters using a Genetic Algorithm
Erwan Moreau, Arun Jayapal, and Carl Vogel
A Language Independent Author Verifier Using Fuzzy C-Means Clustering
Pashutan Modaresi and Philipp Gross
A Trinity of Trials: Surrey's 2014 Attempts at Author Verification
Anna Vartapetiance and Lee Gillam
Using Intra-Profile Information for Author Profiling
A. Pastor López-Monroy, Manuel Montes-y-Gómez, Hugo Jair Escalante, and Luis Villaseñor-Pineda
Age and Gender Identification in Social Media
James Marquardt, Golnoosh Farnadi, Gayathri Vasudevan, Marie-Francine Moens, Sergio Davalos, Ankur Teredesai, Martine De Cock
A Simple Approach to Author Profiling in MapReduce
Suraj Maharjan, Prasha Shrestha, and Thamar Solorio
DAEDALUS at PAN 2014: Guessing Tweet Author's Gender and Age
Julio Villena-Román and José Carlos González-Cristóbal
19:30 Social Dinner: Cutlers Hall