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Roser Morante's talk: Modality and negation in natural language processing (2011/02/23)

Speaker: Roser Morante
Senior researcher on the BIOGRAPH project led by Walter Daelemans.
 CLiPS-Computational Linguistics research group
University of Antwerp,
Date: February 23, 2010
Time: 16:00
Where: Computer Science Faculty, Meeting room (batzar aretoa) .
Modality […]

Invited talk: 'Computational Semantics and Pragmatics' (Rodolfo DelMonte, 2011/01/17,18

Speaker: Rodolfo Delmonte, (Università Ca’ Foscari, Venice, Italy).
Date: January 17 and 18, 2011
Time: 16:00 – 19:30
Where: Computer Science Faculty

ABSTRACT
These two sessions cover some of the most important aspects of Computational Semantics and Pragmatics including:
* Lexical Representations and Argument Structure
* Parsing with constituency or dependency structure
* Co-reference resolution
* Underspecified arguments
* Argumentative structure, subjectivity, […]

Collaborating on language processing for Basque and Sami (Laponian)

Researchers working on Basque and Sami (Laponian) are collaborating on Automatic Language Processing.

Linda Wiechetek, a researcher from the University of Tromsø (Norway) is visiting the Ixa Group in Donostia in the period April to July in 2010. Her visit is founded by the NILS mobility project.

Why Sami and Basque? Why […]

Jon Patrick 's invited talk: 'Medical NLP and Engineering. An NLP Workbench for it' (2010/02/12)

Speaker: Jon Patrick (University of Sydney)
Date: February 12, 2010
Time: 16:00
Where: Computer Science Faculty, room 3.17 .

NLP systems for use in medical applications bring new problems not considered by classical methods. Broadly speaking medical texts have three genres: published papers, clinical reports, clinical notes.

Information Extraction (IE) and Questions Answering (AQ) are the most common needs for […]