Bohnenspiel-Championship 2019

In this years Bohnenspiel championship the AI Beanzilla has dominated the field of participants.

Open Post-Doc position on political text understanding

We are looking to hire a full-time post-doc (E13 100%) at the Data and Web Science group of the University of Mannheim to work on natural language understanding of political texts - see [1] for an overview of the research area. The successful candidate will contribute to projects B6 and C4 of the ...

Paper accepted for TKDE Journal

The Paper „POLARIS: Probabilistic and Ontological Activity Recognition in Smart-homes“ by Claudio Bettini, Gabriele Civitarese, Daniele Riboni, Heiner Stuckenschmidt and Timo Sztyler has been accepted for IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (Impact Factor 3.857)

Best Student Paper Award at LDK 2019

Joint work with our colleagues from the University of Heidelberg in the contex of the Explain Project entitled „Exploiting Background Knowledge for Argumentative Relation Classification“ by Jonathan Kobbe, Juri Opitz, Maria Becker, Ioana Hulpus, Anette Frank and Heiner Stuckenschmidt has won the ...

Four DWS papers accepted for ACL 2019!

Four DWS papers have been accepted for ACL (57th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics), the most prestigious conference in the area of natural language processing (NLP)!

Two Papers Accepted for IJCAI 2019

The Papers „Anytime Bottom-Up Rule Learning for Knowledge Graph Completion“ by Christian Meilicke, Melisachew Wudage Chekol, Daniel Ruffinelli and Heiner Stuckenschmidt and „PRoFET: Predicting the Risk of Firms from Event Transcripts“ by Christoph Kilian Theil, Samuel Broscheit and Heiner ...

Paper Accepted for Pervasive and Mobile Computing Journal

The Paper „newNECTAR: Collaborative active learning for knowledge-based probabilistic activity recognition“ by Gabriele Civitarese, ClaudioBettini, TimoSztyler, DanieleRiboni, and HeinerStuckenschmidt has been accpeted for Pervasive and Mobile Computing (Impact Factor 2.974)

Paper Accepted at European Journal on Operational Research

The joint paper with the Chair of Logistics and Supply Chain Management „A Data-Driven Newsvendor Problem: From Data to Decision“ by Jakob Huber, Sebastian Müller, Moritz Fleischmann and Heiner Stuckenschmidt has been accepted for the European Journal on Operational Research (Impact Factor 3.428).

Paper Accepted at IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid

The paper „Real-Time Smart Charging Based on Precomputed Schedules“ by Oliver Frendo, Nadine Gärtner and Heiner Stuckenschmidt has been accepted by IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid (Impact Factor 7.364)

AI group celebrates the 100th supervised Master thesis