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Papers and reports co-authored by our researchers were published in the "Fifth Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian. Final Workshop EVALITA 2016".
Giovanni Moretti won the second prize at the IBM Watson Services Challenge organized in the context of EVALITA 2016 with his stand-alone application MARTIN, Monitoring and Analysing Real-time Tweets in Italian Natural language.
The proceedings of Third Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC–it 2016) & Fifth Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016) are available online.
Our papers are available on the CEUR Workshop Proceedings platform in an open access form:
Rachele Sprugnoli gave an interview to the Informalingua blog on the EVALITA 2016 evaluation campaign whose final workshop will be held on 7 December 2016 in Naples. Now the interview has been released as a post on the blog under the title "Trattamento automatico della lingua italiana: industria e ricerca si incontrano a EVALITA." (en: automatic processing of Italian language: industry and research meet in EVALITA.)
The project paper "Fifty Years of European History through the Lens of Computational Linguistics: the De Gasperi Project" by Rachele Sprugnoli, Sara Tonelli, Giovanni Moretti, and Stefano Menini has been accepted for publication in the Special Issue on "Digital Humanities and Computational Linguistics" of the Italian Journal of Computational Linguistics (IJCoL).
The video of the presentation "Computational linguistics + data visualization: Towards the interactive exploration of newspaper data" by Rachele Sprugnoli is now online on YouTube.
Presentation was given in the context of the CLARIN-PLUS workshop: "Working with Digital Collections of Newspapers", held in Leuven, 19-21 September 2016.
The paper "Ontological reasoning about event coreference on text extracted RDF data" by Stefano Borgo, Loris Bozzato, Alessio Palmero Aprosio, Marco Rospocher and Luciano Serafini has been accepted at SAC 2017, the 32nd ACM SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing.