(NeurIPS 2021 Workshop: Website)


Tuesday, December 14, 2021

All times are in PST (UTC -8)

08:55-09:00 Introduction and Opening Remarks
09:00-09:30 Invited Talk Solving Math Problems by Joint Parsing and Cognitive Reasoning
Song-Chun Zhu, UCLA
09:30-10:00 Invited Talk Natural Language Processing meets Educational Data Science
Mrinmaya Sachan, ETH
10:00-10:30 Poster Session 1
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:00 Spotlights Interview with Stephen Wolfram
Stephen Wolfram, Wolfram Research
12:00-13:00 Lunch Break
13:00-13:30 Invited Talk Understanding and Knowledge Extraction from Mathematical and Scientific Text
Hannaneh Hajishirzi, University of Washington
13:30-14:00 Invited Talk Free-form Grading of Math Assignments: A case study in collaboration with Art of Problem Solving
Yuri Burda, OpenAI
14:00-14:30 Invited Talk FACT: An automated teaching assistant for middle school math classrooms
Kurt Vanlehn, Arizona State University
14:30-15:00 Poster Session 2
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-16:00 Invited Talk Weaving AI Into Education
Sumeet Singh, Turnitin
16:00-16:20 Contributed Talk MathBERT: A Pre-trained Language Model for General NLP Tasks in Mathematics Education
Tracy Jia Shen, Penn State University
16:20-16:40 Contributed Talk Towards Grounded Natural Language Proof Generation
Jiacheng (Gary) Liu, University of Washington
16:40-17:00 Coffee Break
17:00-18:00 Panel Discussion Jo Boaler (Stanford University), Yuri Burda (OpenAI), Chris Piech (Stanford University),
Sumeet Singh (Turnitin), Kurt Vanlehn (Arizona State University)
18:00-18:05 Closing Remarks