Ivan Vulic and Sien Moens co-chair workshop at EMNLP 2015


Sien Moens gives tutorial at ESSIR 2015

Sien Moens gives the tutorial entitled Integrating Language, Semantics, and Multimedia for IR at the 10th European Summer school in Information Retrieval, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Ivan Vulic gives oral presentation @ SIGIR 2015

Ivan Vulic gives an oral presentation of the paper: VULIC, I. & MOENS, M.-F. (2015). Monolingual and Cross-Lingual Information Retrieval Models Based on (Bilingual) Word Embeddings at the 38th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Santiago, Chile, August 9-13, 2015.

Sien Moens co-chairs workshop at IJCAI 2015

Together with Nada Lavrac, Senja Pollak and Tomaz Erjavec, Sien Moens co-chairs the Workshop on Replicability and Reusability in Natural Language Processing: From Data to Software Sharing at the 2015 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, July 27, 2015 (co-chair), Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Parisa Kordjamshidi organizes SpaceEval 2015

Parisa Kordjamshidi co-organizes SpaceEval 2015: International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, SpaceEval at the 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics Human Language Technologies, June 4-5, 2015, Denver, USA.

Ivan Vulic @ SemEval 2015


International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery from (Big) Text

Niraj Shrestha @ CICLING 2015

The paper of Niraj Shrestha, Ivan Vulic and Marie-Francine Moens entitled Semantic Role Labeling of Speech Transcripts was accepted as full paper at CICLING 2015, the 16th International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics, April 14-20, 2015, Cairo, Egypt.

EOS article on text mining

LIIR contributed to the article on Text Mining in the EOS magazine of March 2015:

Kim Hens & Quynh Do @ CLIN 2015

Master thesis student Kim Hens presents poster at CLIN 2015.

Oswaldo Ludwig @ CLIN 2015


Wouter Massa, Thomas Provoost & Parisa Kordjamshidi @ BIOSTEC 2015

Wouter Massa, Thomas Provoost & Parisa Kordjamshidi present a regular full paper entitled Machine Reading of Biological Texts: Bacteria-Biotope Extraction at BIOSTEC 2015 - International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, 6th International Conference on Bioinformatics Models, Methods and Algorithms, Lisbon, January 12-15, 2015.

Oswaldo Ludwig @ ICAART 2015

Oswaldo Ludwig will demonstrate the MUSE technology at ICAART 2015, on the 7th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence, Lisbon, Portugal, January 10-12, 2015.