Horacio Saggion
PhD., MSc., Lic. in Computer Science

I am Associate Professor and head of the Large Scale Text Understanding Systems Lab in the TALN Group at the Department of Information and Communication TechnologiesUniversitat Pompeu Fabra.

My main research interest is Computational Linguistics. I work in the areas of Text Summarization, Information Extraction and Semantic Analysis.

I was involved in  research and development  with the  GATE platform from the year 2000.

I am the creator of the SUMMA Summarization system.

I was the principal investigator of the projects Simplext and Able to Include which resulted in our multilingual text simplification technology.

Our Dr Inventor Text Mining Library for Scientific Documents is available for research purposes.

For commercial exploitation of our technology (summarization, extraction, simplification, etc.) please get in touch with us.

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Open Position - Deep Document Summarization

Open Position - Deep Document Summarization



In the context of the PhD InPhiNIT La Caixa  program associated to  the Maria de Maeztu Strategic Research  Program, we are looking for a highly  motivated PhD candidate  in the area of Natural Language Processing to work in a  project for the application of deep learning techniques to the summarization of multimodal documents (texts and images). Proyect description.





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