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Maggie, Wenjie Li

Associate Professor, Department of Computing

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

 

PQ707, Department of Computing

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Telephone: (852) 2766 7297

FAX: (852) 2774 0842

Electronic Mail: cswjli at comp dot polyu dot edu dot hk

 

 

Publications

Upcoming Conferences

Research Projects

Research Group

 

 

The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Program

Hong Kong Scholars Program

 

RA Wanted: Highly motivated, energetic and enthusiastic persons are always welcome to work with us on the topics of natural language understanding and generation, information diffusion and information credibility on social media, and etc.

 

 

Latest News:

Open Research Position: I am looking for a research associate/assistant for the projects, Machine Conversation/Dialogue Models, Machine Reading Comprehension Models, Data-driven Summary Generation Models, and Knowledge Graph Modeling and Integration. Good background knowledge in deep learning and natural language processing is expected.

^D6C23482280EC1B1989C1C67D673F1E973631F4199DA4E979D^pimgpsh_thumbnail_win_distrImage result for new[October 28, 2018] Congratulations to Yanran Li! Meta-Path Augmented Response Generation was accepted into the Student Abstract and Poster Program at AAAI2018.

[August 11, 2018] Jiachen Du and Hui Su, the former RAs in our group have their papers, Nexus Network: Connecting the Preceding and the Following in Dialogue Generation and Variational Autoregressive Decoder for Neural Response Generation, accepted by EMNLP2018. Congratulations to them!

[August 7, 2018] Congratulations to Zhitao Wang. A very good year for him! After WWW2018, his two papers (A Sequential Neural Information Diffusion Model with Structure Attention, and Variational Recurrent Model for Session-based Recommendation) were accepted into CIKM2018 again.

[May 15, 2018] We participated in 2018 NLP Challenge on Machine Reading Comprehension organized by Baidu. Our group ranked 20 among 153 domestic and foreign teams. Congratulations to Zongheng Wu, the student assistant in our group, who are the main contributor to develop the system. Wish he has greater achievements in the future.

[April 22, 2018] Retrieve, Rerank and Rewrite: Soft Template Neural Summarization, the work of Ziqiang Cao was accepted into ACL2018!

[February 25, 2018] Congratulations to Zhitao Wang, whose work Attention Network for Information Diffusion Prediction was accepted into WWW2018.

[November 8, 2017]: Modeling Scientific Influence for Research Trending Topic Prediction and Faithful to the Original: Fact Aware Neural Abstractive Summarization were accepted by AAAI2018. Congratulations to Chengyao Chen and Ziqiang Cao! Congratulations also goes to Su Hui in our team who (collaborated with his friend and) got one main conference paper and two student poster papers accepted.

[July 26, 2017]: Yanran Li is selected as a scholarship recipient of the 2017 Women Techmakers Scholars Program!

[November 25, 2016]: We participated in the competition in TREC Temporal Summarization Track. In both tasks, the system developed by Haihui Tan achieved top performance.

[September 30, 2016]: Ziqiang Cao won the 2016 Microsoft Research Asia PhD Fellowship Award!

http://www.comp.polyu.edu.hk/img/imagecache/220x147_4O6A4741.jpg[July 20, 2016]: Ali Popular Music Prediction competition was completed. Yu Lei's Morning Summer ranks 39th among 5476 participants.

 

A Rewarding Event: ACL 2015

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Research Interests and Areas of Research Activities

o    Natural Language Understanding and Generation

o    Conversion and Dialogue

o    Document Summarization

o    Online Social Media Mining

o    Opinion Mining and Sentiment Analysis

o    Information Extraction

o    Question Answering

o    Natural Language Processing

o    Temporal Information Processing

 

 

Meeting Schedule in January 2019

Sunday

Monday

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Saturday

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2

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4

Group Meeting: 2:00pm~5:00pm

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7

Individual Meeting: YH, XT

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8

Individual Meeting: YR, CX

FYP Presentation Day

10

DRC Meeting 3:30pm~6:30pm

FYP Presentation Day

11

Group Meeting: 2:00pm~5:00pm

(ZT/YH Sharing)

FYP Presentation Day

12

13

14

Individual Meeting: YH, XT

15

COMP5324

10:30am~1:20pm

16

COMP3133 8:30am~10:20am

Individual Meeting: YR, CX

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DRC Meeting 11:00am~12:00am

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Group Meeting: 2:00pm~5:00pm

(XT/HT Sharing)

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21

Individual Meeting: YH, XT, ZT, LY

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COMP5324

10:30am~1:20pm

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COMP3133 8:30am~10:20am

Individual Meeting: YR, CX

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25

Group Meeting: 2:00pm~5:00pm

(CX Sharing)

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COMP5324

2:30pm~5:20pm

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Individual Meeting: YH, XT, ZT, LY

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COMP5324

10:30am~1:20pm

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COMP3133 8:30am~10:20am

Individual Meeting: YR, CX

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Meeting Schedule in February 2019

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Group Meeting: 2:00pm~5:00pm

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Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year

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Chinese New Year

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Individual Meeting: YH, XT, ZT, LY

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COMP3133 8:30am~10:20am

Individual Meeting: YR, CX

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COMP5324

10:30am~1:20pm

SIGIR Short Deadline

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COMP3133 8:30am~10:20am

Individual Meeting: YR, CX

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Group Meeting: 2:00pm~5:00pm

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IJCAI Deadline

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COMP5324

10:30am~1:20pm

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COMP3133 8:30am~10:20am

Individual Meeting: YR, CX

28

 

 

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