3 Projects funded in AI Programm
Three projects involving the DWS Group have been selected for funding in the AI Innovation Challenge programme of the federal state of Baden-Württemberg: Sally 2.0: a socially intelligent Chat-Bot (AI Group/InES in cooperation with ALIRU GmbH and 100 Worte Sprachanalyse GmbH) Multilingual ...
Job announcement: 2 open positions in the NLP group
The NLP group at the University of Mannheim [1] invites applications for ONE PHD AND ONE POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER IN NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING Applicants should have a strong (undergraduate/graduate) degree in computer science, NLP, AI, machine learning or a related discipline. Applicants for the ...
Five DWS papers accepted for COLING 2020!
Five papers by DWS members have been accepted for COLING 2020, a top-tier conference in computational linguistics and natural language processing!
Four DWS papers accepted for EMNLP 2020!
Four papers by DWS members have been accepted for EMNLP 2020, a top-tier conference in natural language processing (NLP)!
NORFACE Governance Grant for Prof. Dr. Goran Glavaš
The European NORFACE Network has selected the grant proposal „Willingness and Capacity for EU Policy Action in Turbulent Times: Conflicts, Positions and Outcomes“, (co-)proposed by Prof. Dr. Goran Glavaš, Juniorprofessor for Text Analytics (Data and Web Science Group, School of Business Informatics ...
Paper accepted at SemEval 2019: Unsupervised Frame Induction using Contextualized Word Embeddings
The paper “HHMM at SemEval-2019 Task 2: Unsupervised Frame Induction using Contextualized Word Embeddings” by Saba Anwar, Dmitry Ustalov, Nikolay Arefyev, Chris Biemann, Simone Paolo Ponzetto, and Alexander Panchenko has been accepted for publication at SemEval 2019. Abstract: We present our ...
Article accepted at Computational Linguistics: Watset: Local-Global Graph Clustering with Applications in Sense and Frame Induction
The article “Watset: Local-Global Graph Clustering with Applications in Sense and Frame Induction” by Dmitry Ustalov, Alexander Panchenko, Chris Biemann, and Simone Paolo Ponzetto has been accepted for publication at the Computational Linguistics (CL) journal by MIT Press. Abstract: We present a ...
Graeme Hirst is Visiting Professor at the DWS Group
Prof. Graeme Hirst from the University of Toronto is visiting the DWS Group during March. Graeme is well known for his work on natural language processing. He will work with PhD students from the AI and the NLP Area on advanced methods for argumentation analysis in natural language texts. For more ...
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New DFG Project on joining graph- and vector-based sense representations for semantic end-user information access
We are happy to announce that the Deutsche Forschungs­gemeinschaft accepted our proposal for extending a joint research project on hybrid semantic representations together with our friends and colleagues of the Language Technology Group of the University of Hamburg. The project, titled „Joining ...
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Paper accepted at EMNLP 2018
Our long paper submission „Investigating the Role of Argumentation in the Rhetorical Analysis of Scientific Publications with Neural Multi-Task Learning Models " (Anne Lauscher, Goran Glavaš, Kai Eckert, and Simone Paolo Ponzetto) got accepted at the 2018 Conference on Empirical Methods in ...