July 3, 2019 @ 5:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Telus Tower (24th Floor)
25 York Street
AI - Natural Language Understanding @ Telus Tower (24th Floor)

You are invited to meet with Machine Learning experts and Data Science specialists, with expertise in Natural Language Understanding (NLU), to learn about AI-powered applications, technologies, and systems.

Registration is free and complimentary refreshments including pizza as well as beverages will be provided.

This event will include three presentations by NLU specialists from Avail, Klick, and Western University.

• Hospice Houngbo, Ph.D. (Research Associate @ Western University)
• Lediona Nishani, Ph.D. (Data Scientist @ Klick)
• Cristiano Aguiar, Ph.D. (Senior Data Scientist @ Avail)

5:45 PM – 6:05 PM – Registration and Professional Networking
6:10 PM – 6:15 PM – Welcome and Announcements
6:20 PM – 6:55 PM – Presentation: “Cross-lingual Information Extraction and Alignment”
7:00 PM – 7:35 PM – Presentation: “Information Extraction from Unstructured Free Form Notes”
7:40 PM – 8:15 PM – Presentation: “Analyzing Media Bias using Natural Language Understanding”
8:20 PM – 8:30 PM – Professional Networking and Closing

These NLU experts are in a great position to share their knowledge about a wide variety of topics related to real-world aspects of Machine Learning as well as practical tips and tricks for succeeding in the job market for Data Science talent.

The format of this event will be a practitioner-oriented presentations. There will be sufficient time for many questions and answers. Attendees will also get the opportunity to network with each other as well as with the host and the participants.

You are cordially invited to join us in Telus for our twelfth event of 2019.