IXA group


Seminar: Irish Machine Translation and Resources (M. Dowling, 2019-03-11)

Seminar title: Irish Machine Translation and Resources
Speaker: Meghan Dowling (PhD student in the ADAPT Centre, Dublin City University)
When: Mon, 11 Mars, 15:00pm
Where: Faculty of informatics, room 3.2 gelan   map

Summary: As an official language in both Ireland and the EU, there is a high demand for Irish language translation in public administration. The difficulty that translators […]

Presentation: Research groups in the Faculty of Informatics (2017-10-10, 10:00-11:10)

Tomorrow morning the research groups in the Faculty of Informatics will present their work to the students.

Date: Tuesday, October 10
Time: 10:05-11:10
Where: Ada-Lovelace room
Audience: Students of 3rd & 4th levels
Subject: Presentation of research subjects and groups in the Faculty.
IXA Group’s collaboration with students: job opportunities for undergraduate students, scholarships…

Research groups in the Faculty […]

Seminar: Big Data and NLP at Trivago (Min Fang, 2016-06-08)

Talk: Big Data and NLP at Trivago
Speaker: Min Fang

………..2013 – 2015: Master Erasmus Mundus Language and Communication Technologies, summa cum laude
………..2015-… :   (Trivago, hotel metasearch)

When: Wed, 8 June, 10pm – 11pm

Where: Faculty of informatics, room 3.2 gelan   map

I’m interested in getting insights from data by applying natural language processing, machine learning and statistical analyses. […]

Talk: Irish language technology (T. Linn, 2015/10/13)

Speaker: Teresa Lynn ADAPT Centre, School of Computing, Dublin City University
Data: October 13th 2015, Tuesday
Time: 15:00-16:00
Room: 3.2 room. Faculty of Informatics (UPV/EHU)
Title: Overview of the current status of Irish language technology

The Irish government have asked a group (two members from Dublin City University, and three from Trinity College Dublin) to compile a digital strategy for Irish […]

Seminar: 'The Lexikoaren Behatokia project' & 'Enriching EDBL with Hiztegi Batua' (12/11/2013)

Topics : The Lexikoaren Behatokia project (X. Artola) + Enriching EDBL with Hiztegi Batua (Gorka Labaka – Xabier Artola)
Speakers: Xabier Artola and Gorka Labaka
Day: December 11th 2013, Wednesday

The Basque language academy, Euskaltzaindia, launched in 2008 the Lexikoaren Behatokia project (“The Lexicon Observatory”), led by Andoni Sagarna. The objective of the project was to create a […]

Seminar: Unsupervised Relation Extraction with General Domain Knowledge (2013/07/10)

Last week Oier Lopez de Lacalle participated in our IXA seminar with a presentation entitled “Unsupervised Relation Extraction with General Domain Knowledge“.

Currently, Oier Lopez de Lacalle is a Research Fellow at University of Edinburgh.


In this work we present an unsupervised approach to relational information extraction. Our model partitions tuples representing an observed syntactic […]

Seminar: HPSG grammars. (2013/07/15).

Speakers: Montse Marimón and Lluis Padró
Title: HPSG grammars
Date: July 15, 2013, Monday
Time: 10:00-13:00
Where: Computer Science Faculty, Room 3.


What is a HPSG Grammar? Head-driven phrase structure grammar
Spanish HPSG grammar. Examples.
HPSG for other languages and Parallel deepbanks.


Montse Marimón. (2013) The Spanish DELPH-IN grammar.  Language Resources and Evaluation, 1-27.
Marimon, M., & Padró, L. (2012). A hybrid approach to […]

Seminar. First steps towards Quechua's processing. (2012/11/15)

Hugo and Richard visiting Aholab in Bilbao.

Speakers: Hugo Quispe and  Richard Castro (Universidad UNSAAC of Cusco, Peru),
………………Olatz Arregi,  Xabier Artola eta  Kepa Sarasola (Ixa Group)
Title: Primera aproximación al procesamiento automático del Quechua
………(First steps towards Quechua’s processing.)
Date: November 15, 2012, Thursday
Time: 16:00–17:00
Where: Computer Science Faculty, Room 3.2


El Quechua (Runa Simi) como lengua oriunda […]