QALL-ME


QALL-ME (Question Answering Learning technologies in a multiLingual and Multimodal Environment) {related:}

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In the EU-funded project QALL-ME, a domain-specific ontology has been developed and applied for question answering in the domain of tourism.

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Question Answering Systems & Tourism 2011Question Answering Systems & Tourism 2012Question Answering Systems & Tourism 2013


Interactive QA using the QALL-ME Framework I Dornescu, COR ASAN – International Journal of Computational …, 2010 – gelbukh.com … 1 http://trec.nist.gov/ 2 http://www.clef-campaign.org/ 3 More information about the QALL-ME project can be found at http://qallme.fbk.eu … 4 http://qallme.sourceforge.net/ 5 SPARQL is a query language defined by the W3C RDF Data Access Working Group which can be used for … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Development and Alignment of a Domain-Specific Ontology for Question Answering. S Ou, V Pekar, C Orasan, C Spurk, M Negri – LREC, 2008 – researchgate.net … texts, maps, videos, and pictures. In order to achieve 1 http://qallme.fbk.eu/ the project’s objectives, a domain-specific ontology for the tourism domain was developed and shared among all the partners. The main purpose of … Cited by 39 Related articles All 11 versions

The QALL-ME framework: A specifiable-domain multilingual question answering architecture O Ferrandez, C Spurk, M Kouylekov, I Dornescu… – Web semantics: Science …, 2011 – Elsevier … 2.0. 1 It is available at http://qallme.sourceforge.net/ and comes with a set of demo components, which, together with extensive documentation, illustrate the potential of the approach in helping new developers to get started. … Cited by 10 Related articles All 20 versions

Towards interactive question answering: an ontology-based approach B Magnini, M Speranza, V Kumar – Semantic Computing, 2009. …, 2009 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Finally, Section 6 draws conclusions and presents future perspectives. 1QALL-ME is an EU Project – FP6 IST-033860 (http://qallme.fbk.eu) 2009 IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing 978-0-7695-3800-6/09 $26.00 © 2009 IEEE DOI 10.1109/ICSC.2009.76 612 … Cited by 7 Related articles All 4 versions

Toward qualitative evaluation of textual entailment systems E Cabrio, B Magnini – Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference …, 2010 – dl.acm.org … 2009)). Although the RTE evaluations showed pro- gresses in TE technologies, we think that there is 1http://qallme.fbk.eu/ still large room for improving qualitative analysis of both the RTE datasets and the system results. In … Cited by 4 Related articles All 7 versions

Contradiction-focused qualitative evaluation of textual entailment B Magnini, E Cabrio – Proceedings of the Workshop on Negation and …, 2010 – dl.acm.org … of the same country. This kind of inference requires that (i) the semantic opposition is detected, and that (ii) such opposition is consid- 1http://qallme.fbk.eu/ 86 Page 2. Text snippet (pair 125) Phenomena Judg. T Mexico’s new … Cited by 2 Related articles All 10 versions

Spoken Requests for Tourist Information L Hasler – Text, Speech and Dialogue, 2008 – Springer … speakers actually do things with their words. 1 http://qallme.fbk.eu P. Sojka et al. (Eds.): TSD 2008, LNAI 5246, pp. 77–84, 2008. c Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008 Page 2. 78 L. Hasler Searle developed the idea of indirect … Cited by 1 Related articles All 5 versions

An Entailment-based Question Answering Method in a Restricted Domain O Shiyan – Journal of the China Society for Scientific and …, 2011 – en.cnki.com.cn … semantic entailment engine enhanced by the domain ontology. ?Key Words?? question answering textual entailment ontology ?Fund?? ??????QALL-ME(FP6 IST-033860 at http://qallme.fbk.eu)??? ?CateGory Index?? G354. …

A Parallel Corpus Labeled Using Open and Restricted Domain Ontologies E Boldrini, S Ferrández, R Izquierdo, D Tomás… – … and Intelligent Text …, 2009 – Springer … The QALL-ME system (http://qallme.fbk.eu/) allows users to pose natural language questions in several languages (both in textual and speech modality) using a variety of input devices (eg mobile phones), and returns a list of specific answers format- ted in the most appropriate … Related articles All 8 versions

Use of Natural Language Interfaces and Open Data in Local Infomediation I Soumana, S Cardey, P Greenfield – massconf.org … The lexicon is used to get the domain and range of the entities, properties, or instances. The markers are also interpreted with regard to SPARQL 2 http://qallme.fbk.eu/ SPARQL query Natural Language question Preprocessing task Chunking Grammar … Related articles

Component-Based Textual Entailment: a Modular and Linguistically-Motivated Framework for Semantic Inferences E Cabrio – 2011 – eprints-phd.biblio.unitn.it … 2010 [83]) agree that incremental advances in local entailment phenomena are needed to increase the performances in the main task, which is perceived as omni comprehensive and not fully understood yet. 1http://qallme.fbk.eu/ 2 Page 19. CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION 1.3. … Related articles

An open-source package for recognizing textual entailment M Kouylekov, M Negri – Proceedings of the ACL 2010 System …, 2010 – dl.acm.org … In recognizing 14 re- lations relevant in the CINEMA domain present in a collection of spoken English requests, the system 10http://qallme.fbk.eu achieved an F1 of 72.9%, allowing to return cor- rect answers to 83% of 400 test questions (Negri and Kouylekov, 2009). … Cited by 39 Related articles All 10 versions

Enhancing semantic web and ontologies for e-tourism WV Siricharoen – International Journal of Intelligent Information and …, 2010 – Inderscience … Page 15. Enhancing semantic web and ontologies for e-tourism 369 Figure 8 QALL-ME ontology* represented in Protégé (see online version for colours) Source: *http://qallme.fbk.eu/qallme-tourism4.0.owl 5 Conclusions The … Cited by 5 Related articles All 4 versions

Automatic Question Pattern Generation for Ontology-based Question Answering. S Ou, C Orasan, D Mekhaldi, L Hasler – FLAIRS Conference, 2008 – aaai.org … 1 http://qallme.fbk.eu 183 Proceedings of the Twenty-First International FLAIRS Conference (2008) Page 2. This paper focuses on the automatic generation of question patterns as well as their corresponding query templates on the basis of the domain ontology. … Cited by 13 Related articles All 7 versions

Towards extensible textual entailment engines: the edits package M Negri, M Kouylekov, B Magnini, Y Mehdad… – AI* IA 2009: Emergent …, 2009 – Springer … 4 The QALL-ME benchmark has been developed within the EU funded QALL-ME project (http://qallme.fbk.eu), [3]. 5 Our dataset consists of 472 Italian questions (386 for training, 86 for test) marked as containing one or more relations chosen from a set of 14 binary relations. … Cited by 17 Related articles All 6 versions

QALL-ME needs AIR: a portability study C Or?san, L Dornescu, N Ponomareva – Proceedings of the Workshop …, 2009 – dl.acm.org … 1 The QALL-ME framework is available as an open source project at http://qallme.sourceforge. net/ of accessing the information extracted in the AIR project. … To achieve this, it automatically 2 More information about the QALL-ME project can be found at http://qallme.fbk.eu 50 … Cited by 2 Related articles All 6 versions

An ontology-based question answering method with the use of textual entailment S Ou, D Mekhaldi, C Orasan – Natural Language Processing …, 2009 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Figure 4. The question answering procedure PREFIX: qm:<http://qallme.fbk.eu/ontology/qallme- tourism.owl#> SELECT ?hotelName WHERE { ?Hotel qm:name ?hotelName. ?Hotel qm:starRating “[Hotel.startRating]”^^. ?Hotel qm:hasAddress ?Address. … Cited by 4 Related articles All 3 versions

Identification of temporal expressions in the domain of tourism A Varga, G Puscasu, C Orasan – Proceedings of Knowledge …, 2009 – researchgate.net … Key words and phrases. Temporal Expressions; Question Answering; Temporal Annotator. This work is supported by the EU-funded project QALL-ME (FP6 IST-033860). 1The project’s webpage is http://qallme.fbk.eu/ c ©2009 Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca 61 Page 2. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

EQUAL: Encyclopaedic QUestion Answering for Lists I Dornescu – Working Notes for CLEF, 2009 – clef.isti.cnr.it Page 1. EQUAL: Encyclopaedic QUestion Answering for Lists Iustin Dornescu RIILP, University of Wolverhampton i.dornescu2@wlv.ac.uk Abstract This paper presents EQUAL, a semantic question answering (QA) system which … Cited by 3 Related articles All 3 versions

Air: a semi-automatic system for archiving institutional repositories N Ponomareva, JM Gomez, V Pekar – Natural Language Processing and …, 2010 – Springer … The authors also want to acknowledge Javier Espinosa de los Monteros for his large contribution to the development of the Web interfaces. 17 http://qallme.sourceforge. net/ 18 http://www.jisc.ac.uk/ 19 http://qallme.itc.it/ Page 13. … Cited by 5 Related articles All 6 versions

Parallel health tourism information extraction and ontology storage C Choksuchat, S Ngamphak… – … (JCSSE), 2014 11th …, 2014 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Available: http://e-tourism.deri.at/ont/e-tourism.owl. [Accessed: 15-Aug-2009]. [27] Shiyan Ou, “Qall-me Ontology V4.0.” [Online]. Available: http://qallme.fbk.eu/qallme-tourism4.0.owl. [Accessed: 30-Sep-2013]. [28] Danica Damljanovic, “Travel Guides ontology.” [Online]. …

Answering Definition Questions: Dealing with Data Sparseness in Lexicalised Dependency Trees-Based Language Models A Figueroa, J Atkinson – Web Information Systems and Technologies, 2010 – Springer Page 1. Answering Definition Questions: Dealing with Data Sparseness in Lexicalised Dependency Trees-Based Language Models Alejandro Figueroa 1 and John Atkinson 2 1 Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche … Cited by 1 Related articles All 5 versions

Question Answering over Structured Data: an Entailment-Based Approach to Question Analysis. M Negri, M Kouylekov – RANLP, 2009 – aclweb.org … The smaller set of 488 questions (which remained “un- seen” in the MRP acquisition phase) is used as test set for the experiments described in Section 5. 2 The QALL-ME benchmark has been developed within the EU funded QALL-ME project (http://qallme.fbk.eu). … Cited by 6 Related articles All 2 versions

Finding Answers to Definition Questions across the Spanish Web A Figueroa – Proceedings of the Eighteenth World Wide Web …, 2009 – ra.ethz.ch Page 1. Finding Answers to Definition Questions across the Spanish Web Alejandro Figueroa German Centre for Artificial Intelligence – DFKI Stuhlsatzenhausweg 3, D – 66123, Saarbrücken, Germany figueroa@dfki.de ABSTRACT … Cited by 2 Related articles All 8 versions

General information about project A4 D Meurers – sfs.uni-tuebingen.de Page 1. Project A4 3.1 General information about project A4 3.1.1 Title: Comparing Meaning in Context 3.1.2 Research areas: Computational Linguistics 3.1.3 Principal investigator Prof. Dr. Detmar Meurers * 29.11.1967, German … Related articles

Report on Existing Projects and Initiatives C Soria, J Mariani – META-NET Deliverable D, 2011 – meta-net.eu Page 1. This document is part of the Network of Excellence “Multilingual Europe Technology Alliance (META-NET)”, co- funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Commission through the T4ME grant agreement no.: 249119. A Network of Excellence forging the … Cited by 2 Related articles

Encyclopaedic Question Answering I Dornescu – 2012 – wlv.openrepository.com … QA system in the tourism domain, able to answer questions such as: Where can I eat 7http://www.w3.org/RDF/ 8http://www.w3.org/TR/owl-features/ 9Question Answering Learning technologies in a multiLingual and Multimodal Environment http: //qallme.fbk.eu/ 13 Page 30. Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

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Is question answering fit for the semantic web?: a survey V Lopez, V Uren, M Sabou, E Motta – Semantic Web, 2011 – IOS Press Page 1. Is Question Answering fit for the Semantic Web?: A survey Editor(s): Philipp Cimiano, Universität Bielefeld, Germany Solicited review(s): three anonymous reviewers Vanessa Lopez a,* , Victoria Uren b , Marta Sabou c and Enrico Motta a … Cited by 66 Related articles All 11 versions

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