I am a Research Fellow & Adjunct Lecturer and lead the Knowledge Discovery Unit (KDU) at Insight@NUI Galway. I am currently coordinator and PI of the Horizon 2020 ICT Programme Project SSIX : Social Sentiment analysis financial IndeXes, Grant agreement no: 645425 for Innovation action (2015-2018). I have over 5 years of industry RTD project management and collaboration and am currently project leader and co-PI of the SFIco-funded targeted project with Elsevier Labs. I am also PI of the Targeted Project DataLive. I worked as project manager and language engineer within the architecture and knowledge management work packages of the highly successful FP6-IP NEPOMUK and contributed to the Monnet project. My doctoral research has been published and widely cited within the Controlled Natural Language (CNL) and Semantic Web communities and recently joined the Organising Committee of CNL 2016. . I have been an organising committee member of the Semantic Web and Information Extraction workshop (SWAIE) series in 2012, 2013 hosted at COLING 2014. I have acted as a programme committee member for several workshops, conferences, journals in the field of semantic web and natural language processing over the years i.e. ESWC, ISWC, LREC and CNL, JNLE, JODS, WWW, IJCIS, JLRE.
Insight Researchers: Brian Davis, Waqas KhawajaNon-Insight Researchers: Michael TaylorEvent: 20TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON APPLICATIONS OF NATURAL LANGUAGE TO INFORMATION SYSTEMS, Venue: The Faculty of Computer Science and Mathematics, Passau UniversityDate: 17/06/2015Event Type: ConferencePresentation Type: Poster
Insight Researchers: Brian Davis, Hazem AbdelaalOrganising Body: Insight Centre for Data Analytics - Knowledge Discovery Unit, Event: Hosting CNL 2014, Venue: NUI GalwayDate: 20/08/2014Event Type: WorkshopPresentation Type: Paper