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Talk: Neural Networks and Linguistics. Talking Past Each Other? (M. Hulden, 2018-11-08)

Speaker: Mans Hulden, University of Colorado.
When: Thursday, 8 November
12:00 – 1:00pm
Where:Ada Lovelace aretoan.

Description: Neural networks have led to previously unimaginable advances in NLP engineering tasks. The main criticism against them from a linguistic point of view is that neural models – while fine for “language engineering tasks” – are thought of as being black boxes, […]

Talk: Karelian dialects, how to study variation between closely related languages? (I. Moshnikov, 2018-06-19)

Speaker: Ilia Moshnikov
…………Karelian Institute (Joensuu)
Date: Tuesday,June 19, 2018
Time: 15:00-16:00
Place: UPV/EHUko Informatika Fakultatea, Manuel de Lardizabal 1, 20018 Donostia (map)
Title:  Variants of the active past participle in the Border Karelian dialects:
how to study variation between closely related languages?

Karelian languages (Wikipedia)

Abstract:
During my visit I would like to present my research interests. I will speak about my […]

Talk: The Open Multilingual Wordnet (F. Bond., 2018-06-13)

Speaker: Francis Bond.
…………Division of Linguistics and Multilingual Studies,
…………Nanyang Technological University. Singapore
Date: June 13, 2018
Time: 15:00
Place: UPV/EHUko Informatika Fakultatea, Manuel de Lardizabal 1, 20018 Donostia (map)
Title: The Open Multilingual Wordnet

Abstract:

In this talk I introduce the Open Multilingual Wordnet, a large lexical network of words grouped into concepts and linked by typed semantic relations. The […]

Talk: Computational explorations of creative language (C. Strapparava, 2017-07-07)

Speaker: Carlo Strapparava
…………….FBK-irst (Fondazione Bruno Kessler – Istituto per la ricerca scientifica e Tecnologica)
Date: July 7, 2017,
Time: 09:30
Place: UPV/EHUko Informatika Fakultatea, Manuel de Lardizabal 1, 20018 Donostia (map)
Title: Computational explorations of creative language

Abstract:

Dealing with creative language and in particular with affective, persuasive and even humorous language has often been considered outside the scope […]

Neural Machine Translation. Open workshop with Kyunghyun Cho (2017-05-29)

Neural Machine Translation
Open workshop with Kyunghyun Cho
Donostia, 2017-05-29

Trends in Neural Machine Translation (Olof Mogren, 2016)

The third generation of machine translation systems is currently under active development. After initially dominating the field, rule-based machine translation (RBMT) systems have been gradually replaced by data-driven approaches in the last two decades, with statistical machine translation (SMT) systems […]

Video: HAP-LAP master thesis (Mikel Artetxe)

Last week Mikel Artetxe presented his thesis at HAP-LAP master.

The presentation can be seen here:

 

Distributional Semantics and Machine Learning for Statistical Machine Translation
Author: Mikel Artetxe Zurutuza
Supervisors: Eneko Agirre eta Gorka Labaka

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Talk: Clinical text mining (H. Dalianis, 2016-04-06)

Talk: Clinical text mining at Stockholm University and at other research groups in Europe.
Speaker: Hercules Dalianis,  Stockholm University.
When: Wed, 6 April, 3pm – 4pm

Where: Faculty of informatics, room 3.2 gelan   map

Abstract:

Healthcare has many challenges in form of monitoring and predicting adverse events as healthcare associated infections or adverse drug events. When and how […]

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 […]

Talk: Medical Natural Language Processing (Jon Patrick, 2015/06/24)

Speaker: Jon Patrick (The University of Sydney)
Data: June 24th 2015, Wednesday
Time: 12:00
Room: 3.2 room. Faculty of Informatics (UPV/EHU)
Title: Medical Natural Language Processing

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Talk: Discourse Structure in Machine Translation Evaluation (L. Marquez, 2015/06/25).

Speaker: Lluis Màrquez
…………….Arabic Language Technologies group from the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI)
Data: June 25th 2015, Thursday
Time: 12:00
Room: 3.2 room. Faculty of Informatics (UPV/EHU)
Title: “Discourse Structure in Machine Translation Evaluation”

Abstract:

In this talk I will describe our research at the Arabic Language Technologies group from the Qatar Computing Research Institute on applying discourse-level […]