Starting from today the DH group will host the intern Angelo Basile, who will work for a month at a project related to natural language processing applied to Dante's literary work.
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The short paper "Recognizing Biographical Sections in Wikipedia" authored by Alessio Palmero Aprosio and Sara Tonelli has been accepted at the 2015 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2015).
Tommaso Elli from Density Design Lab successfully defended his Master thesis at the Polytechnic University of Milan. His thesis is the first outcome of the collaboration between our group and the Density Design team. The collaboration aims at fostering the cross-fertilization between Design, Natural Language Processing and Digital Humanities.
The article "State of the Art Language Technologies for Italian: The EVALITA 2014 Perspective" authored by Giuseppe Attardi, Valerio Basile, Cristina Bosco, Tommaso Caselli, Felice Dell’Orletta, Simonetta Montemagni, Viviana Patti, Maria Simi, and Rachele Sprugnoli has been published on "Intelligenza Artificiale", vol. 9, no. 1, 2015, pp. 43-61.
The manuscript entitled "Towards Sentiment Analysis for Historical Texts" by Rachele Sprugnoli, Sara Tonelli, Alessandro Marchetti e Giovanni Moretti has been accepted for publication in the DSH: Digital Scholarship in the Humanities journal and is now online.
This message is on behalf of the “Towards EVALITA 2016” area chairs within the CLiC-it 2015 conference namely Rachele Sprugnoli (DH group, FBK), Viviana Patti (University of Turin), and Franco Cutugno (University Federico II of Naples).
In summer, we usually host high-school interns in the framework of the FBK-Junior program.
This year the DH group will collaborate with 4 students from Trentino high-schools, with the goal of automatic extracting persons' networks from texts. Their projects will be related to the recognition of biographical information in Wikipedia, the evaluation of coreference resolution systems and the annotation of opinions in political speeches.
The article "Challenges in Quality of Temporal Data - Starting with Gold Standards" authored by Rosella Gennari, Sara Tonelli and Pierpaolo Vittorini has been published on the "ACM Journal on Data and Information Quality" and is now available online.
We have an open position for a Phd grant dealing with linguistic simplification in smart environments!
The paper "Multiword Expression Identification with Recurring Tree Fragments and Association Measures" by Federico Sangati (DH-FBK) and Andreas van Cranenburgh (UvA Amsterdam) has been accepted at the 11th Workshop on Multiword Expressions (MWE 2015).