Re: AmbiverseNLU: Open Source natural language understanding suite now available

Thank you very much Johannes
this looks like awesome work, and a great gift
can you tell us a bit more why ambiverse is no more

On Thu, Dec 6, 2018 at 10:34 PM Johannes Hoffart <>

> We are happy to announce the open source release of the Ambiverse Natural
> Language Understanding suite (AmbiverseNLU)
> developed at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics and Ambiverse GmbH.
> AmbiverseNLU comprises knowledge-driven Named Entity Recognition, Entity &
> Concept Linking, Open Information Extraction, Entity Salience, and
> Knowledge Graph access components in many languages (English, Chinese,
> Czech, German, Spanish, Russian, within an extensible framework), providing
> a basis for text-to-knowledge applications. The components are based on
> robust and well-tested methods (AIDA [1], ClausIE [2], KnowNER [3]). The
> code is available under the Apache 2.0 licence on GitHub:
> .
> Try the demo ( or sign up to the
> AmbiverseNLU mailing list (
> We are looking forward to your feedback and questions!
> The Ambinauts
> References:
> [1] J. Hoffart, M. A. Yosef, I. Bordino, H. Fürstenau, M. Pinkal, M.
> Spaniol, B. Taneva, S. Thater, and G. Weikum, “Robust Disambiguation of
> Named Entities in Text,” Proceedings of the 2011 Conference on Empirical
> Methods in Natural Language Processing, EMNLP 2011, Edinburgh, Scotland,
> 2011.
> [2] L. Del Corro and R. Gemulla, “ClausIE - clause-based open information
> extraction.,” Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on World
> Wide Web, WWW 2013, Rio de Janerio, Brazil, 2013.
> [3] D. Seyler, T. Dembelova, L. Del Corro, J. Hoffart, and G. Weikum, “A
> Study of the Importance of External Knowledge in the Named Entity
> Recognition Task,” 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational
> Linguistics, ACL 2018, Melbourne, Australia, 2018.

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