VU Amsterdam, De Boelelaan, Amsterdam, Netherlands

ADS Drinks & Data: Deep Dive Text Analytics

Amsterdam Data Science would like to invite you to our Drinks & Data: Text Analytics Meetup on Monday 20 May 2019 at 15:00. We will kick-off our Deep Dive into Text Analytics initiative with pitches from KPN and APG-AM.

If your company is interested in contributing their own project for this Meetup, please contact Giulia (details below). We will provide you with further information about how to participate.

The topics for this Meetup include Semi-Supervised/Active Learning, Sentiment Analysis, Interpretability, NLP & Classification, Data Labelling and Summarization. The final submitted projects will be showcased and the participants in the work-stream will jointly identify scope and logistics of their collaboration.

Current Projects

  • KPN – Benchmarking approaches to transfer learning in NLP
  • APG-AM – Focus on summarization

For more information about the Meetup please see HERE


15:00-15:15 Walk-in with drinks
15:15-15:30 Welcome & introduction by Evangelos Kanoulas, Professor of Information Retrieval, UvA, and Gianluigi Bardelloni, Data Scientist, KPN
15:30-16:15 Topic pitches from all companies
16:15-17:00 Parallel workshop sessions for each topic (4 max.)
17:00-17:30 Project scope presentations on topics
17:30-18:00 Networking and drinks

Date: Monday 20 May 2019

Time: 15:00-18:00

Location: Main building, 5th Floor, room HG-05A33, Vrije Universiteit van Amsterdam


Registration is free, but please RSVP through the meetup page.

The event will be in English and is open to all.


Contacts for Information

Giulia Donker (ADS)

Gianluigi Bardelloni (KPN)