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Date: 01/12/2014 - 13:00

Federico Sangati will give an overview of the work of our group at the ILLC, the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation of the University of Amsterdam.

Date: 18/11/2014 - 20:00

In the framework of the Marie Curie Actions 2014 Conference in Trento, we will present a demo of the ALCIDE system on November 18th during the gala dinner. Come and see us!

Date: 30/10/2014 - 18:30

The round table "Time and Language", organized by Tommaso Caselli (VUA, Amsterdam) and Rachele Sprugnoli (DH-FBK), will be held in Genoa on Thursday October 30 as part of "Festival della Scienza".

Date: 11/10/2014 - 10:00

Giovanni Moretti and Federico Sangati will present the first prototype of "School Tagging", a collaborative tool that connects teaching activities and research in computational linguistics during the Internet Festival in Pisa, within the workshop "Computer che insegnano, computer che imparano - Le tecnologie per il linguaggio della scuola".

Date: 23/08/2014 - 09:00

SemEval-2014 workshop will be held in conjunction with the COLING 2014 conference.

A session will be devoted to Task 1"Evaluation of compositional distributional semantic models on full sentences through semantic relatedness and textual entailment" organized by DH-FBK (Stefano Menini), HLT-FBK (Luisa Bentivogli) and UNITN (Marco Marelli, Marco Baroni, Raffaella Bernardi, and Roberto Zamparelli).

Date: 11/07/2014 - 11:00

We will present our long paper "Sentiment Analysis for the Humanities: the Case of Historical Texts" by Alessandro Marchetti, Sara Tonelli and Rachele Sprugnoli during the DH2014 conference in Lausanne.

Our presentation is scheduled on Friday, 11 in Room 413 at Amphimax building.

Date: 26/06/2014 - 15:00

Our group will participate at a panel dedicated to Digital Humanities organized by the Humanities Design Lab at Politecnico in Milan.

The panel will be part of the Phd Course "Nurturing design Science with Humanistic knowledge". 

Date: 08/05/2014 - 18:00

Europe: instructions for use
Information and entertainment waiting for the birthday of Europe.

During this event, we will show a demo of ALCIDE:

Date: 26/03/2014 - 15:00

The DH reading group on multiword expressions is going to discuss the following paper:

M. Constant, M. Candito and Djame Seddah (2013) "The LIGM-Alpage Architecture for the SPMRL 2013 Shared Task: Multiword Expression Analysis and Dependency Parsing". In Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Statistical Parsing of Morphologically Rich Languages. Seattle, Washington, USA. 

Date: 24/03/2014 - 15:00

Speaker: Andreas van Cranenburgh, Phd student, UvA Amsterdam

Title: Literary genre classification with syntactic and lexical features


Date: 13/03/2014 - 15:00

DH reading group on multiword expressions will discuss the following paper:

Yulia Tsvetkov and Shuly Wintner:  "Identification of Multiword Expressions by Combining Multiple Linguistic Information Sources". Accepted for publication on Computational Linguistics. 

Date: 13/03/2014 - 10:00

Date: 13/3/2014 10am

Speaker: Antonio Chemotti, Phd student, Munich Doctoral Program for Literature and the Arts, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München.

Title: "Polyphony and liturgy for the dead in 16th century Europe: mimesis in renaissance sacred music"

Date: 11/03/2014 - 13:53

Federico Sangati from DH is presenting today his work on the recognition of multiword expressions using recurring tree fragments at the 2nd PARSEME general meeting, Athens, Greece.

Date: 19/02/2014 - 15:00

We are going to discuss the following papers on the identification of multiword expressions:

Date: 19/02/2014 - 13:00

"Creating a platform for navigating verbo-visual art collections" by Sara Tonelli and Rachele Sprugnoli will be presented at "Museums and the Web 2014" conference in Florence the 19th of February.

The conference program is available on line:

Date: 13/02/2014 - 15:00

The DH unit has organized a reading group on different topics related to Natural Language Processing and Digital Humanities. The meetings are open to anyone, especially to students.

In the first meeting we will deal with multiword expressions, and we will discuss the paper 'Collocations and statistical analysis of n-grams' by Gunn Inger and Gisle Andersen.

Date: 10/12/2013 - 09:30

As part of the activities of Digital Humanities group in FBK, we are organizing a one-day workshop on "Digital Humanities: Current state and Future challenges". The event will include invited talks from prominent scholars and experts from the Digital Humanities area, especially those active at the intersection between humanities and human language technologies. We would like to know more about past successful experiences and ongoing projects all over Europe.  

Date: 04/12/2013 - 15:00

Speaker: Asif Ekbal (Indian Institute of Technology, Patna)

Date: 04/12/2013 - 10:00

Speakers: Asif Ekbal and Sriparna Saha (Indian Institute of Technology Patna)

Date: 27/11/2013 - 14:00

Sara Tonelli will present the ongoing and future activities of the DH group in the Seminar Series on "Digital Culture" at University of Pisa, Master in Digital Humanities.

Video of the presentation (in Italian) available at this link.

Date: 03/10/2013 - 11:00

Speaker: Claire Bonial, University of Colorado

Title: "Abstract Meaning Representation"

Date: 01/10/2013 - 11:00

Speaker: Fabrizio Sebastiani (ISTI-CNR, Pisa)

Title: Utility-Theoretic Ranking for Semi-Automated Text Classification

Date: 27/09/2013 - 17:00

The DH group will present the demonstrator "De Gasperi Digitale". We will show our brand new platform to explore and analyze the corpus of Alcide De Gasperi's documents, which was developed in collaboration with the German-Italian Historical Institute at FBK.

Date: 16/09/2013 - 14:00

Sara Tonelli is the local organizer of the 3rd International Workshop on Evidence Based and User centred Technology Enhanced Learning (ebuTel'13), co-located with CHItaly2013. In the workshop, the main achievements of the Terence European project will be presented to the public. 

Date: 16/09/2013 - 11:00

Speaker: Oleksandr Kolomiyets, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Title: "Algorithms for Temporal Information Processing of Text and their Applications"