iSOCO/ESI is doing secondments in Aberdeen

Dr. Jose from iSOCO/ESI is visiting the University of Aberdeen, for his secondment starting from 4 Oct , 2015.

During this period, Jose will focus on collaboration with the researchers in the University of Aberdeen on Work-Package 9: The Guidance, in which we will  further extend the intelligent UI. He will also involve in the revision of the K-drive book and discussion on a proposal for FTI H2020.

IBM-UniAbdn Workshop

On 1 Oct 2015, K-Drive colleagues from IBM Italy and the University of Aberdeen had a workshop together in Aberdeen.

Dr. Marco Monti presented “How to Leverage Unstructured Data with Advanced Content Analytics and Knowledge Graphs”, and also led a discussion on a use case for a project. Alessandro Faraotti gave a talk on “Merging NLP and semantic technologies in dialogue systems”, in which he introduced how how NLP and semantic technologies can be employed to design dialogue systems together with a discussion about challenges and future. Dr. Honghan Wu presented “Query Generation for Healthcare: a case study” and also showed a demo. Dr. Yuting Zhao introduced the preparation of a FET project proposal, and led a discussion.

In this afternoon, about 10+ colleagues had join this workshop , Dr. Yuting Zhao from IBM Italia chaired this workshop. Dr. Jeff Pan, Emanuela Valle, Alessandra Coletti, Dr. Marco Senatore, Biralatei Fawei and Isa Guccu also joined the meeting and the discussions.