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Techniques for text classification in biomedical domain

Event date: 
Thursday, 16 March, 2017 - 11:00
Location: 
"Gianni Lazzeri" room
Speaker: 
Alessandro Maffi, Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Universita' di Brescia

Alessandro Maffi is a master student at Brescia University. He does his master thesis within a project about text classification in biomedical domain. The project is a collaboration between the University of Brescia, the HLT-NLP group at FBK and the radiology department of "ASST Ospedali Civili di Brescia".
He will present the work he has done in the project which include: supervision of the manual annotation of radiology reports done by two radiologists, and implementation of a text classification system based on Machine Learning techniques.