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Cardamom Seminar Series #1

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway, is delighted to welcome Dr Adriana Molina-Muñoz, a researcher at the University of Oxford, as the first speaker in our seminar series. In her talk, Dr Molina-Muñoz will give an overview of methodological and theoretical challenges that emerge when working […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #2

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Rolando Coto-Solano, professor of linguistics at Dartmouth College as the second speaker in our seminar series. Professor Coto-Solano will talk about linguistically informed representations to improve deep learning for extremely low-resource languages, especially focusing on Chibchan languages. The aim of the seminar […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #3

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Remo Nitschke of the Linguistics department at the University of Arizona as our next speaker in the Cardamom Seminar Series. Register here. Abstract: In this talk, we will introduce a method for vocabulary reconstruction/prediction via a neural machine translation (NMT) setup. This […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #4

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Dr John P. McCrae, a lecturer-above-the-bar and the leader of the Unit for Linguistic Data at the Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway. Dr McCrae will introduce the Cardamom project which is related to the development of natural language processing […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #5

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Greg Toner, professor of Irish at Queen's University Belfast, to be the next speaker in our seminar series. He will present his research on the application of machine-learning techniques to the dating of […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #6 – Nils Reimers (Hugging Face)

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Nils Reimers, research scientist at Hugging Face, to be the next speaker in our seminar series. He will talk about his research on the application of neural networks in low resource settings. Register […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #7 – Will Lamb (University of Edinburgh)

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Dr Will Lamb, Senior Lecturer in Scottish Ethnology / EFI Research Affiliate at The University of Edinburgh, to be the next speaker in our seminar series. The title of his talk is 'Scottish […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #8 – Ekaterina Vylomova (University of Melbourne)

The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Dr Ekaterina Vylomova, a Lecturer and a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Melbourne, to be the next speaker in our seminar series. The title of her talk is Documenting and modelling inflectional […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #9 – Delyth Prys (Bangor University)

Language Technology and Language Revitalization in Wales The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Prof Delyth Prys of the University of Bangor (Wales) to be the next speaker in our seminar series. As this seminar will be held on International Mother Language […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #10 – Prof. Girish Nath Jha (JNU)

Panini’s Kāraka System and Challenges for Computing The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, NThe Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway is delighted to welcome Prof Girish Nath Jha of the Jawaharlal Nehru University to […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #11 – Dr Fahad Khan (ILC, Pisa) & Dr William Short (Exeter)

Towards an Old English WordNet and the Creation of a Family of WordNets for Historical Languages The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway, welcomes Dr Fahad Khan and Dr William Michael Short to be the next speaker in our seminar series. Dr Khan and […]

Cardamom Seminar Series #12 – Dr Annemarie Verkerk (Saarland University)

Cross-linguistic modelling of communicative efficiency The Unit for Linguistic Data at the Insight SFI Research Centre for Data Analytics / Data Science Institute, National University of Ireland Galway welcomes Dr Annemarie Verkerk to be the next speaker in our seminar series. Dr Verkerk will highlight the impact of information status on the cross-linguistic modelling of communicative efficiency. Register here. Abstract: […]