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Seminar Automatic Question Answering Using IBM Watson [SemWatson]
The seminar will focus on the IBM Watson technology that is being used to build question answering system. The Watson system is quite well known because it was the first system to beat two human experts in the American quiz show "Jeopardy!". In the seminar, we will investigate natural language processing techniques and the Watson API in particular. In order to bring this technology also into an applied context, IBM will provide us with access to an Watson Instance that can be used to build own question answering systems embedded into IBM's Bluemix Cloud Architecture. Registration for the class will occur in the first appointment.
Dates & Rooms:
Wednesday, 8:30 - 10:00; Room: 01.134
IBM Watson Final Presentations and Demos
Watson Medical Group: Online Tests for Learning Disabilities
The group one in IBM Watson Seminar worked on an application for those kids with learning disabilities with aim to support and enhance their learning process.
In this application group members used several IBM Watson APIs to develop this app, such as Object Recognition, Text to Speech and etc.
You can download the full presentation through this link: IBM Watson Medical Group Presentation
Here you can see the demo which illustrate how this app works: Watson Medical Application
Watson Insight Analysis Group: Email Generator
This group developed an interesting email generator which use several IBM Watson features. It can use Speech to Text services to record an email, then analyse the email through Tone Anlayser and Insight Analyser features which shows the personality insight of the email writer.
You can download the full presentation through this link: IBM Watson Email Generator
Here you can see the demo which illustrate how this app works: Email Generator
Watson AI Group: UNvis Chatbot
This group developed a chatbot for UnivIS which embedded in Facebook Messenger. The chatbot will response to user inquiry and retrieve the data from UnivIS database. They used LUIS as cognative AI service which is a questions answering platform developed by Microsoft.
You can download the full presentation through this link: UNivis Chatbot in Facebook Messenger
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