Eric Nyberg Seminar about Deeper QA: CMU, Watson, and the Open Advancement of Question Answering

Date: Thursday, July 19th, 5pm
Venue: Amphitheater of the Complexo Interdisciplinar, Instituto Superior Técnico of the Universidade Técnica de Lisboa

Speaker:
Eric Nyberg (Carnegie Mellon University)

Abstract:
This talk presents a synopsis of 10 years of research and development at Carnegie Mellon in the area of Question Answering systems, including CMU's collaborations with IBM on the Watson system. Recent work in the open-source development of QA systems for different application domains will also be discussed.