Prof. Giuseppe Riccardi Elected ISCA Fellow 2017

Prof. Riccardi will be the first person in Italy to receive the Fellowship Prof. Giuseppe Riccardi, Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science, University of Trento, has been elected a Fellow 2017 of the International Speech Communication Association (ISCA). Established in 1988, ISCA has become the major professional association in the global field of Speech Science and...

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Seminar – March 3, 2017 – Augmented human, communication, human communication, dialogue system for intellectual cooperation

Categories: Augmented human, communication, human communication, dialogue system for intellectual cooperation Date: March 3, 2017 Time: 12pm Location: Ofek room Title (A): Augmented human communication research at Nara Institute of Science and Technology Title (B): Beyond slot-filling: Dialogue System for Intellectual Cooperation Speaker (A): Dr. Satoshi Nakamura Speaker (B): Dr. Koichiro...

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University of Trento is selected by AMAZON for the Alexa Challenge

University of Trento is selected by AMAZON for the Alexa Challenge

A group of students from Signals and Interactive Systems Lab at University of Trento ( Italy ), was chosen as one of the 12 sponsored university teams all over the world to participate to the Alexa prize, a one-year long competition sponsored by Amazon to advance conversational Artificial Intelligence. The aim of the competition is to create a social computer (“bot”) able to have coherent and...

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SENSEI live at Radio 24

  Interview (Italian) at Radio 24 (Italian Radio) about SENSEI monitoring Brexit Referendum Go to the Radio webpage or listen it here...

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Three Paper accepted at LREC 2016

Three papers have been accepted at LREC 2016 Celli F., Riccardi G. and Alam F., “Multilevel Annotation of Agreement and Disagreement in Italian News Blogs”,  Proc. LREC, Portroz, 2016. Chowdhury S.,  Stepanov A. E. and Riccardi G., “Transfer of Corpus-Specific Dialogue Act Annotation to ISO Standard: Is it worth it ?”, Proc. LREC, Portroz, 2016. Danieli M., Balamurali A. R., Stepanov A. E.,...

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Seminar – July 21, 2015 – Modeling and Visualization of Topics and in on-line Asynchronous Conversations – G. Carenini

Modeling and Visualization of Topics and in on-line Asynchronous Conversations Categories: Modeling Visualization of Topics Asynchronous Conversations Internet revolution social media activities conversational text graph-based methods probabilistic graphical modelsDateDate: July 21, 2015 Date: July 21, 2015 Time: 11am Location: room Ofek Title: Modeling and Visualization of Topics and in on-line...

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