Category Archives: Priority Research Axes

To Iνστιτούτο Επεξεργασίας του Λόγου και το Ερευνητικό Κέντρο Αθηνά διοργανώνει Ανοιχτή Εκδήλωση στην Ξάνθη

«25 χρόνια Έρευνας και Καινοτομίας στις Τεχνολογίες Γλώσσας, Πολιτισμού και Περιεχομένου» είναι ο τίτλος της Ανοικτής Εκδήλωσης που διοργανώνει το Ινστιτούτο Επεξεργασίας του Λόγου (ΙΕΛ) -ένα από τα Ινστιτούτα του Ερευνητικού Κέντρου «Αθηνά»- στην Ξάνθη, την Δευτέρα 25 Μαΐου 2015 (18.00 – 21.00), στο ξενοδοχείο Elisso. Το ακαδημαϊκό/επιστημονικό, επιχειρηματικό, εκπαιδευτικό και ευρύτερο κοινό της Ξάνθης [...]

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Incoming visit of DFKI researcher

Syed Saqib Bukhari, senior researcher at the Multimedia Analysis and Data Mining (MADM) competence center of DFKI visited Athena ILSP in 11-12 May 2015. He gave a presentation with the title “Ocropus ++”, an advanced version of Ocropus, a world class text line recognition engine which is based on LTSM model. The presentation highlighted some of [...]

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Visit from OFAI researchers

On 7-8 May 2015, Martin Gasser and jan Schulter, researchers at OFAI, visited ILSP/Athena RIC. Martin Gasser gave a presentation with the title “Applications of Score Performance Matching Technology”. The presentation focussed on the aligment of audio data to the score which is a central problem when studying different performances of classical music pieces. He [...]

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Incoming visits: Centre for English Corpus Lingustics (CECL)

Sylviane Granger from the Centre for English Corpus Lingustics  (CECL) was invited to present a talk at the “Learner Corpora for less commonly taught languages: Design, processing and prospects for Second Language Acquisition and Education” organized by ILSP. The talk title was”Towards more and better learner corpora for educational applications”. The host researcher was Maria [...]

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A Visit to UPEM, the Universite Paris- Est Marne la Vallee

Dr. Angeliki Fotopoulou, Director of Research at ILSP, visited the Universite Paris- Est Marne la Vallee and extended collaboration on the areas of: frozen expressions with light verb, properties documentation, degree of fixity on verbal expressions and emotions. In collaboration with Prof. P. Kyriakopoulou they continued the elaboration of a Sentiments Grammar in a Unitex [...]

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Info Day: Language and Content Processing Technologies @ ILSP / “Athena” RIC

Το Ερευνητικό Κέντρο “Αθηνά” έχει τη χαρά να συμμετάσχει στο Athens Science Festival 2015 από τις 17 έως τις 22 Μαρτίου στην Τεχνόπολη του Δήμου Αθηναίων. Το Athens Science Festival έχει στόχο να καταστήσει τις επιστήμες πιο φιλικές στο ευρύ κοινό και να παρέχει ερεθίσματα και κίνητρα σε άτομα κάθε ηλικίας να ανακαλύψουν την επιστήμη [...]

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A short visit to OFAI

The aim this 3 month visit was the knowhow transfer from OFAI to ILSP in the field of Music Information Retrieval as well as establishing a closer research collaboration between Institutes. More specifically, visiting researcher (Aggelos Gkiokas) will collaborate with OFAI’s research team for rhythm analysis tasks by investigating new techniques, which can be listed [...]

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A visit to the the Intelligent Music Processing and Machine Learning Group of the Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI)

Assistant Researcher Angelos Gkiokas from the ILSP visited for three months the Intelligent Music Processing and Machine Learning Group of the Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI). The aim was the knowhow transfer from OFAI to ILSP in the field of Music Information Retrieval as well as establishing a closer research collaboration between institutes. [...]

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Short-term incoming visit from IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI groups

During this follow up visit of Marcus Liwicki from IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI groups, the following were presented (i) IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI’s  current research activities, (ii) follow up of Fotini Simistira’s technology and know-how transfer on-site visit at IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI, and (iii) exchange of ideas for possible collaborations in forthcoming calls, e.g. HORIZON 2020. Marcus [...]

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[Scientific Presentation] Integration of Multiword Expression Recognition in Parsers, Mathieu Constant (Univ. Marne-La-Vallee)

December 12, 2014 Matthieu Constant Associate professor in Computer Science at the Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée, France. Automatic linguistic analysis faces two major problems inherent in natural languages: ambiguity and multiword expressions (MWE). Whereas the literature abounds in analyzers trying to deal with the case of ambiguity, few studies tackled the integration of MWE recognition. As [...]

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