2017

Analyzing Social Media with IBM Watson Analytics for Social Media. Presentation at the IBM Data Science Business Partner Workshop, Ehningen, Germany, November 14, 2017.

An Introduction to Natural Language Processing. Presentation in the context of the "Watson Cognitive Hackademy" of the IBM Germany R&D Lab, Böblingen, Germany, July 27, 2017.

IBM Watson Analytics for Social Media. System demonstration at the IBM TEC Technology Forum "Lab Expo", Böblingen, Germany, June 28, 2017.

Audience Segmentation in Social Media with IBM Watson Analytics for Social Media. System demonstration at the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL 2017), Valencia, Spain, April 5, 2017.

IBM Watson Analytics for Social Media. System demonstration at the 17th Conference on Database Systems for Business, Technology, and Web (BTW 2017) of the German Informatics Society (GI), Böblingen, Germany, March 9, 2017.

 

2016

Sentiment at 10000 Tweets per Second: Analyze Social Media with IBM Watson Analytics. Invited talk at the Graduiertenkolleg "User-Centred Social Media", University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany, November 8, 2016.

Sentiment at 10000 Tweets per Second: Using Apache Spark for Large Scale Text Analytics. Invited talk together with Alexander Lang at the Institute for Natural Language Processing (IMS), University of Stuttgart, Germany, June 23, 2016. [View or download slides (at box)]

 

2015

Calculating Semantic Relatedness with GermaNet. Presentation at the University of Düsseldorf in the context of a workshop on GermaNet, Düsseldorf, Germany, February 19, 2015. [Download slides (pdf)]

Programmatical Access to GermaNet. Presentation at the University of Düsseldorf in the context of a workshop on GermaNet, Düsseldorf, Germany, February 19, 2015. [Download slides (pdf)]

General Introduction to GermaNet. Presentation at the University of Düsseldorf in the context of a workshop on GermaNet, Düsseldorf, Germany, February 19, 2015. [Download slides (pdf)]

 

2014

Consistency of Manual Sense Annotation and Integration into the TüBa-D/Z Treebank. Paper presentation at TLT13, Tübingen, Germany, December 12, 2014. [Download slides (pdf)]

Introduction to the Workshop on Computational, Cognitive, and Linguistic Approaches to the Analysis of Complex Words and Collocations. Presentation together with Prof. Erhard Hinrichs at the CCLCC workshop organized as part of the ESSLLI 2014 summer school, Tübingen, Germany, August 11, 2014. [Download slides (pdf)]

Annotating Semantic Relations in German Noun-Noun Compounds. Poster presentation together with Corina Dima, Erhard Hinrichs, and Christina Hoppermann at Linguistic Evidence 2014, Tübingen, Germany, February 14, 2014.

Aligning Word Senses in GermaNet and the DWDS Dictionary of the German Language. Paper presentation together with Prof. Erhard Hinrichs at GWC 2014, Tartu, Estonia, January 25, 2014. [Download slides (pdf)]

 

2013

Extending the TüBa-D/Z Treebank with GermaNet Sense Annotation. Poster presentation at GSCL 2013, Darmstadt, Germany, September 26, 2013. [Download poster (png)]

Annotation of Semantic Relations in German Noun-Noun Compounds. Presentation together with Corina Dima at the Start-of-Semester Workshop at the Seminar für Sprachwissenschaft (presenting joint work with Erhard Hinrichs, Christina Hoppermann, and Yannick Versley), University of Tübingen, Germany, April 16, 2013.

Creating a Sense-Annotated Corpus for German Word Sense Disambiguation. Invited Talk at the Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing Lab, University of Darmstadt, Germany, January 22, 2013. [Download slides (pdf)]

GermaNet and WebLicht - Two Computational Linguistic Projects. Guest lecture at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences in the context of the Natural Language Systems lecture, Darmstadt, Germany, January 17, 2013. [Download slides (pdf)]

 

2012

A Comparative Evaluation of Word Sense Disambiguation Algorithms for German. Poster presentation at LREC 2012, Istanbul, Turkey, May 23, 2012. [Download poster (pdf)]

WebCAGe – A Web-Harvested Corpus Annotated with GermaNet Senses. Poster presentation at EACL 2012, Avignon, France, April 2012.

An Automatic Method for Creating a Sense-Annotated Corpus Harvested from the Web. Poster presentation at CICLing 2012, New Delhi, India, March 12, 2012. [Download poster (png)] *BEST POSTER AWARD*

Computational Linguistics in Practice: GermaNet and WebLicht - Two Projects at the Department of Linguistics at the University of Tübingen. Guest lecture at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences in the context of the Natural Language Systems lecture, Darmstadt, Germany, January 19, 2012. [Download slides (pdf)]

 

2011

GermaNet: Anwendungen und Zugriffsstrukturen. Talk together with Prof. Erhard Hinrichs at the second meeting "Arbeitstreffen Internetlexikographie", Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities (BBAW), Berlin, Germany, December 5, 2011. [Download slides (pdf)]

Semi-Automatic Extension of GermaNet with Sense Definitions from Wiktionary. Paper presentation at LTC 2011, PoznaƄ, Poland, November 26, 2011. [Download slides (pdf)]

Computerlinguistik studieren in Tübingen. Presentation in the context of the "Studientage" at the University of Tübingen, Germany, November 2011. [Download slides (pdf, German)]

Determining Immediate Constituents of Compounds in GermaNet. Paper presentation at RANLP 2011, Hissar, Bulgaria, September 12, 2011. [Download slides (pdf)]

 

2010

Computational Linguistics in Practice: GermaNet and WebLicht - Two Projects at the Department of Linguistics at the University of Tübingen. Guest lecture at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences in the context of the Natural Language Systems lecture, Darmstadt, Germany, November 2010. [Download slides (pdf)]

Standardizing Wordnets in the ISO Standard LMF: Wordnet-LMF for GermaNet. Paper presentation together with Prof. Erhard Hinrichs at COLING 2010, Beijing, China, August 2010. [Download slides (pdf)]

GernEdiT: A Graphical Tool for GermaNet Development. System demonstration at ACL 2010, Uppsala, Sweden, July 2010. [Download background poster (pdf)]

Sustainability of Linguistic Data and Analysis in the Context of a Collaborative eScience Environment. Poster presentation at LREC 2010, Valletta, Malta, May 2010. [Download poster (pdf)]

GernEdiT The GermaNet Editing Tool. Paper presentation at LREC 2010, Valetta, Malta, May 2010. [Download slides (pdf)]

Standardizing Wordnets in the ISO Standard Wordnet-LMF. Talk given at a workshop at Frankfurt University, Germany, April 2010. [Download slides (pdf)]

GermaNet - ein lexikalisch-semantisches Wortnetz. Poster presentation and system demonstration together with Reinhild Barkey at the "Messe zur elektronischen Lexikografie" within the 46th Annual Meeting of the  Institute for the German Language (IDS), Mannheim, Germany, March 2010. [Download poster (pdf, German)]

Sustainability of Linguistic Data and Analysis in the Context of a Collaborative Research Center. Poster presentation at Linguistic Evidence 2010, Tübingen, Germany, February 2010.

 

2009

CombiTagger: A System for Developing Combined Taggers. Paper presentation at FLAIRS 2009, Sanibel Island, Florida, USA, May 2009.

 

2008

CombiTagger: A System for Developing Combined Taggers. Invited talk together with Timo Reuter in the Icelandic Centre for Language Technology (ICLT) seminar series given at Reykjavik University, Iceland, December 2008.