Tareq Al-Moslmi has attended the conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP 2019) in Varna in Bulgaria, including a Summer School on Deep Learning in NLP and several workshops.
At the 2nd International Semantic Web Research Summer School (ISWS 2019) in Bertinoro, Italy, Marc Gallofré Ocaña presented his progress on a journalistic knowledge platform. Poster title: A reference architecture for Big Data Knowledge Graphs-Based Systems to Support Journalists .
On July 1st, Andreas L Opdahl and Tareq Al-Moslmi participated at the 3rdEuropean Data and Computational Journalism Conference (DataJConf) in Malaga, Spain, where Opdahl presented the joint short paper Detecting newsworthy events in a journalistic platform. Al-Moslmi, Tareq Abdo Abdullah; Gallofré Ocaña, Marc; Opdahl, Andreas Lothe; Tessem, Bjørnar (2019). Detecting newsworthy events in a journalistic… Read More »
At Media City Bergen’s Future Week, Andreas L Opdahl presented the project News Angler – Discovering Unexpected Connections in the News .
At EMMSAD 2019, co-located with CAiSE’19 in Rome, Andreas L Opdahl presented the paper Towards ontological support for journalistic angles, written jointly with Bjørnar Tessem. Abstract: Journalism relies more and more on information and communication technology (ICT). New journalistic ICT platforms continuously harvest potentially news-related information from the internet and try to make it useful… Read More »
At the 13th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science (IEEE RCIS 2019), May 29-31, 2019, Brussels, Belgium, Bjørnar Tessem presented the paper: Supporting journalistic news angles with models and analogies. Abstract: News angles are approaches to content presentation in journalism, where the journalist chooses which facts of an event to present. The News… Read More »
At an AI Workshop arranged by TV2 at Media City Bergen, Bjørnar Tessem gave the talk News Angler: Researching creativity support for journalism.
At AI Narrator: humanistiske perspektiver på automatiske fortellinger (“humanistic perspectives on automated storytelling”) in Stavanger, Bjørnar Tessem gave the talk: Kan kunstig intelligens vere kreativ? Eit informasjonsvitskapleg perspektiv på AI Narrator (“Can artificial intelligence be creative? An information-scientific perspective on AI Narrator.”)
Tareq has arrived in Bergen and will take up his position as Post-Doc in the News Angler project team 2019-2020.
In the late autumn of 2018, the project group attended the 4th Norwegian Big Data Symposium (NOBIDS 2018) in Trondheim to present our joint paper on our big data platform for news angles. Before the workshop, we had an internal 1-day seminar and, the day after, Opdahl attended the NxtMedia Conference also in Trondheim. Abstract:… Read More »