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CfK (Call for Karaoke) NLP&DBpedia workshop

From: Erp, M.G.J. van <marieke.van.erp@vu.nl>
Date: Tue, 4 Oct 2016 07:39:14 +0000
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Join us for the 4th edition of the NLP&DBpedia workshop!

Tuesday 18 October
Kobe International Conference Center

More information: https://nlpdbpedia2016.wordpress.com
Hashtag: #NLPDBP2016
Registration: http://iswc2016.semanticweb.org/pages/attending.html


14:00 – 14:10: Welcome

14:10 – 14:50: Invited Talk: Gerard de Melo – Knowledge Graphs: Venturing out into the Wild

In the past years, knowledge graphs have grown from niche academic
endeavours to becoming important assets for many IT companies. Yet,
although we now have vast repositories of facts at our disposal, it
appears that our systems often need further kinds of knowledge that are
still missing in most knowledge graphs. In this talk, I will argue that
we need keep moving further beyond simple collections of encyclopedic
facts, and that natural language is the key to these new forms of
knowledge. The talk will showcase several of our contributions towards
this goal. These include our work on large lexical knowledge graphs such
as UWN/MENTA and Lexvo.org<http://lexvo.org>, on integrated semantic resources such as
FrameBase, and on large-scale common-sense knowledge collections such as
WebChild and Knowlywood.

14:50 – 15:30: Session 1: Multimedia
14:50 – 15:10: Information Extraction from the Web by Matching Visual Presentation Patterns – Radek Burget.
15:10 – 15:30: Wikipedia and DBPedia For Media – Managing Audiovisual Resources In Their Semantic Context – Jean-Pierre Evain, Tormod Vaervagen and Mike Matton.
15:30 – 16:00: Coffee Break
16:00 – 16:40: Session 2: Inducing Knowledge
16:00 – 16:20: Statistical Induction of Coupled Domain/Range Restrictions from RDF Knowledge Bases – Basil Ell, Sherzod Hakimov and Philipp Cimiano.
16:20 – 16:40: Entity Typing using Distributional Semantics and DBpedia – Marieke van Erp and Piek Vossen
16:40 – 17:25: Session 3: Working session & discussion
17:25 – 17:30: closing
Joint Karaoke with the KÉKI workshop - details tba

- Heiko Paulheim, University of Mannheim, Germany
- Marieke van Erp, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
- Pablo N. Mendes, IBM Research, USA

Computational Lexicology & Terminology Lab (CLTL)
The Network Institute, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV  Amsterdam, The Netherlands



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