• 6:45pm - 7:00pm Networking
• 7:00pm - 8:30pm Presentation: Sentiment Analysis using Stanford's CoreNLP by Aditya Shankar
Synopsis: There is more to Text Mining than TDM and TF-IDF. Come explore the world of Sentiment Analysis using Advanced Text Mining techniques with cutting edge tools like Stanford's CoreNLP and analysing it's output using Python.
Speaker: Aditya Shankar is a Lecturer in the Intelligent Systems practice at the Institute of Systems Science in the National University of Singapore. He started his career consulting for Microsoft in Redmond, WA, Nike in Portland, OR and T-Mobile in Seattle, WA. He then moved on to work for companies in the Healthcare domain, mostly healthcare providers in Tennessee. He also consulted for the Enterprise Data Services team of some of the oldest and most well-known banks in Scotland.
In his varied career, Aditya has had the opportunity to work in the Business Software & Services, High-Tech, Healthcare Payers and Providers, Retail and Financial Services industries.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Physics and Mathematics and a Master’s Degree in Business Analytics
• 8:30pm - 8:35pm Lucky Draw sponsored by O'Reilly
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