Program Overview

Wednesday, 5th of June

09:00 – 10:30Invited Talk
AM-based decision making in the medical and political domains by Elena Cabrio
10:30 – 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00Session on Argument Mining

Natural language hypotheses in scientific papers and how to tame them: Suggested steps for formalizing complex scientific claims

​​Weakly Supervised Claim Localization in Scientific Abstracts

Argument Mining of Attack and Support Patterns in Dialogical Conversations with Sequential Pattern Mining

Cluster-Specific Rule Mining for Argumentation-Based Classification
13:00 – 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30Session on Persuasion and Deliberation 

Automatic Analysis of Political Debates and Manifestos: Successes and Challenges

PAKT: Perspectivized Argumentation Knowledge Graph and Tool for Deliberation Analysis

PolArg: Unsupervised Polarity Prediction of Arguments in Real-Time Online Conversations
15:30 – 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 – 18:00Session on Computational Models of Argumentation

Enhancing Abstract Argumentation Solvers with Machine Learning-Guided Heuristics: A Feasibility Study

Enhancing Argument Generation using Bayesian Networks

From Networks to Narratives: Bayes Nets and the problems of argumentation

Argumentation-based Probabilistic Causal Reasoning
19:30Conference Dinner at Jivino Enoteca (Obernstr. 51, 33602 Bielefeld)

Thursday, 6th of June

09:00 – 10:30Invited Talk
Empowering Scientific Discovery and Communication: Leveraging Computational Models to Decode Scholarly Documents by Yufang Hou
10:30 – 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00Session on Argument Acquisition, Annotation and Evaluation

Are Large Language Models Reliable Argument Quality Annotators?

Finding Argument Fragments on Social Media with Corpus Queries and LLMs

The Impact of Argument Arrangement on Essay Scoring

“Do not disturb my circles!” Identifying the Type of Counterfactual at Hand
13:00 – 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:30Session on Interactive Argumentation, Recommendation and Personalization

BEA: Building Engaging Argumentation

Deciphering Personal Argument Styles — A Comprehensive Approach to Analyzing Linguistic Properties of Argument Preferences

Ranking Transition-based Medical Recommendations using Assumption-based Argumentation
15:30 – 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 – 18:00Panel Session
19:30Conference Dinner at Numa (Obernstr. 26, 33602 Bielefeld)

Friday, 7th of June

09:00 – 10:30Invited Talk
Argument Quality in Times of Large Language Models by Henning Wachsmuth
10:30 – 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 – 13:00Session on Argument Search and Retrieval

Objective Argument Summarization in Search

Extending the Comparative Argumentative Machine: Multilingualism and Stance Detection

ArgServices: A Microservice-Based Architecture for Argumentation Machines

13:00 – 14:00Lunch Break