Aug 23, 2022
Computational Social Sciences
-- Prof. Ponnurangam Kumaraguru -- Sciences and Social sciences are often considered apart but Prof. Ponnurangam Kumaraguru, Professor of Computer Science at IIIT-Hyderabad and Associate Researcher at Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and AI, believes that technology has so much to offer to social sciences. Therefore, Prof. Kumaraguru is carrying out research in an emerging area called Computational Social Sciences. To know more about his research in this field, Prof.

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Aug 23, 2022
Extracting cues of causality from Medical text to mine factors related to Sjögren’s Syndrome
-- Dr. Sunandan Chakraborty -- The web is a sea of information where the much-needed information may just seem a click away! However, mining exhaustive information from the web is not a trivial and straightforward task as it looks to be. Therefore, AI researchers are developing natural language processing models to mine relevant information from the web. One such researcher is Dr. Sunandan Chakraborty, Assistant Professor at the School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University.

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Apr 18, 2022
DailyDialog++ and DEB: A new dataset and new metric to make the evaluation of chatbots and dialogue systems better
Ananya B. Sai , Akash Kumar Mohankumar , Siddhartha Arora , Mitesh M. Khapra
How are you feeling today? Good, Great, fine, bad, worst, bored? Either way, you are feeling, you will agree that there is no one right answer to that question and many other millions of questions where multiple answers are correct. While you, as a human, would understand that for some questions there is no single right answer, it’s difficult to teach this to machines! This is one of the problems AI researchers are struggling with today, especially in the chatbot and virtual assistant space.

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