Watch the Top NLP Talks from ODSC Europe 2020 for Free
Data in the form of text is increasingly commonplace. Businesses have plenty of text-based surveys and emails to plow through, researchers often use social media posts for analysis, and so on. It should be no surprise that NLP is becoming a must-have skill set for data... Read more
Deep Learning-Driven Text Summarization & Explainability with Reuters News Data
Image credit: REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler for Reuters news data Editor’s note: At ODSC West 2020, Nadja Herger, Nina Hristozova, and Viktoriia Samatova will hold a workshop focused on text summarization and that will allow you to automatically generate news headlines powered by Reuters News, and learn about... Read more
The Fashion Industry is Impactful – Let’s Make it Positive With AI
Want to know how you can contribute to a sustainable clothing industry? Listen to my talk at ODSC Europe 2020, “Sustainable Retail Through Open Source, Scraping and NLP,” and take action right away! Pollution, bad working conditions, and animal welfare are topics that are often pushed... Read more
State-of-the-Art Text Classification Made Easy
In Natural Language Processing (NLP), language models such as ULMFiT, BERT, and GPT have become the foundation of many solutions for common NLP tasks. The benefit of language models is their ability to be pre-trained with a general understanding of language, such that users can fine-tune... Read more
Introduction to GPT-3
Natural Language Processing (NLP) has become the darling of the deep learning community in the past several years and is now an accelerating area of research. There have been significant gains over this time with many NLP tasks and benchmarks going through a two-step process: training... Read more
Gauging the State of the Economy with News Narrative and Sentiment
Advances in natural language processing have allowed to quantify the intuitive yet elusive notion of sentiment expressed in text and to test its predictive power in relation to changes in social systems.  Studies in cognitive sciences as well as economics have found that unsettling narrative preceded... Read more
Suppose we have the following excerpt from a news article: We want to identify within the article the following key elements (entities): – Actor — who/what are the main actor(s) in the conflict referred to in this article? – Action — what is the main action or event of a... Read more
Upcoming Live Training: NLP Fundamentals with Leonardo De Marchi
I had the pleasure of presenting at eight ODSC events so far. Every time, there is something special on the trip: San Francisco, Boston, London, and so on. Eventually, I started understanding these cities bit by bit, conference by conference, restaurant by restaurant. But what is... Read more
Responsible AI: Interpret-Text
Artificial intelligence (AI) systems have a growing impact on people’s lives on an every-day-level, thus it is fundamental to protect people, understand models, and control ai systems. While machine learning (ML) services are constantly developing, Microsoft emphasizes the ethical principles that put people first, meaning that employees are... Read more
Assessing Text Through Bag of Words Model in Natural Language Processing
According to McKinsey, NLP accelerates the synthesis of various non-automated processes by 60% and has a great impact especially in the field of healthcare Natural Language Processing (NLP) has become an important part of modern systems. It is used extensively in search engines, conversational interfaces, document processors,... Read more