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Yang Yang @ AAAI 2014

2014-07-27
Yang Yang will present his paper entitled Forecasting Potential Diabetes Complications at the Twenty-Eighth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-14) in Quebec city, Canada.


Ivan Vulić & Susana Zoghbi @ SIGIR 2014

2014-07-08
Ivan Vulić and Susana Zoghbi present the paper Learning to Bridge Colloquial and Formal Language Applied to Linking and Search of E-Commerce Data at the 37th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval.


PhD defense of Ivan Vulić

2014-06-10


Oleksandr Kolomiyets co-organizes LREC workshop

2014-05-31
Oleksandr Kolomiyets co-organizes the LREC workshop on Language Technology Service Platforms: Synergies, Standards, Sharing May 31, 2014 in Reykjavik (Iceland).


Oleksandr Kolomiyets organizes EACL 2014 workshop on causality in language

2014-04-26
The workshop on Computational approaches to causality in language will be organized at the 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Gothenburg, Sweden, 26–30 April 2014. Co-organizers of the workshop are Steven Bethard, Marie-Francine Moens, Martha Palmer and James Pustejovsky.


Ivan Vulić organizes EACL 2014 student workshop

2014-04-26
The student workshop will be organized at the 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Gothenburg, Sweden, 26–30 April 2014. Co-organizers of the workshop are Desmond Elliott, Konstantina Garoufi Douwe Kiela and Sebastian Padó.


PhD Defense of Jan De Belder

2014-03-27
Jan De Belder defends his PhD on Integer Programming for Natural Language Processing on March 27, 2014.


Sien Moens and Ivan Vulić give a tutorial @ WSDM 2014

2014-02-24
Sien Moens and Ivan Vulić give a tutorial @ WSDM 2014, the 7th ACM WSDM Conference, Crowne Plaza Times Square, New York City, February 24-28, 2014.


Sien Moens receives DVF-SICSA award

2014-02-14
Sien Moens has received the Distinguished Visitor Award of the Scottish Informatics and Computer Science Alliance (SICSA). She will give a series of lectures at important universities in Scotland, UK in the spring of 2014.


Parisa Kordjamshidi gives an invited lecture @ UIUC

2014-01-31
Parisa Kordjamshidi gives an invited lecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign entitled Structured Learning for Mapping Natural Language to Spatial Ontologies during the Artificial Intelligence and Information Systems seminar (http://cogcomp.cs.illinois.edu/sites/aiis/)


Master thesis of Greet Olaerts receives STIL award

2014-01-17
The master thesis entitled My Text Meets Wikipedia of Greet Olaerts (Toegepaste Informatica 2012-2013, daily supervisor: Ivan Vulić and promotor: Sien Moens) has received the STIL award for the best master thesis in computational linguistics of the Stichting Toepassing Inductieve Leertechnieken in The Netherlands on January 17, 2014.


Publication of new book on mining user generated content

2014-01-13
http://www.crcpress.com/product/isbn/9781466557406



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