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Re: NYC LOCAL: Tuesday 10 July 2012 Lisp NYC: Raymond de Lacaze on Knowl
Re: NYC LOCAL: Tuesday 10 July 2012 Lisp NYC: Raymond de Lacaze on Knowledge Extraction
Tue, 10 Jul 2012 10:25:35 -0400
On 10 Jul 2012 01:39:02 -0400, address@hidden wrote:
> what="official Lisp NYC announcement"
> Date: Mon, 09 Jul 2012 13:02:06 -0400
> From: Heow Goodman <address@hidden>
> To: LispNYC <address@hidden>, address@hidden
> Subject: Reminder: Lisp Meeting, Tuesday, July 10, 7:00 PM at GOOGLE
> July 10, 7:00 PM at Google via the 9th Ave Entrance for:
> Raymond de Lacaze: Knowledge Extraction
> Raymond describes his independent Lisp research project intended to
> extract knowledge from the Wikipedia website.
> His project combines natural language processing techniques, knowledge
> representation paradigms and machine learning algorithms that creates a
> semantic model of the information contained in Wikipedia.
> This presents an algorithm for the automatic generation of topic
> taxonomies and suggests how such a model can be used to implement
> contextually relevant web searches. In doing so, Raymond provides a
> brief overview of the following topics and algorithms:
> * Natural Language Processing
> * Semantic Nets
> * Similarity Metrics
> * Clustering Algorithms
> Jay Sulzberger <address@hidden>
> Corresponding Secretary LXNY
> LXNY is New York's Free Computing Organization.
Sounds perfect for insomniacs.
Will you be handing out NoDoz at the door?