Natural Language Processing and Information Systems

22nd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2017, Liège, Belgium, June 21-23, 2017, Proceedings

  • Flavius Frasincar
  • Ashwin Ittoo
  • Le Minh Nguyen
  • Elisabeth Métais

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10260)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10260)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXII
  2. Feature Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Md Shad Akhtar, Sarah Kohail, Amit Kumar, Asif Ekbal, Chris Biemann
      Pages 15-27
    3. Mohammed Arif Khan, Asif Ekbal, Eneldo Loza Mencía, Johannes Fürnkranz
      Pages 38-41
  3. Information Extraction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Michel Naim Gerguis, Cherif Salama, M. Watheq El-Kharashi
      Pages 45-57
    3. Chaotao Chen, Jiangtao Ren
      Pages 58-70
    4. Maria Becker, Michael Staniek, Vivi Nastase, Anette Frank
      Pages 84-96
    5. Jean-Marc Davril, Tony Leclercq, Maxime Cordy, Patrick Heymans
      Pages 97-109
    6. Ida Mele, Fabio Crestani
      Pages 110-123
    7. Abir Gorrab, Ferihane Kboubi, Ali Jaffal, Bénédicte Le Grand, Henda Ben Ghezala
      Pages 124-130
    8. Biswanath Barik, Erwin Marsi, Pinar Öztürk
      Pages 131-137
    9. Ali Hürriyetoǧlu, Nelleke Oostdijk, Mustafa Erkan Başar, Antal van den Bosch
      Pages 138-141
    10. Isabel Moreno, M. T. Romá-Ferri, Paloma Moreda
      Pages 142-146
  4. Information Extraction from Resource-Scarce Languages

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Ali Mert Ertugrul, Itir Onal, Cengiz Acarturk
      Pages 149-155

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2017, held in Liège, Belgium, in June 2017.

The 22 full papers, 19 short papers, and 16 poster papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 125 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: feature engineering; information extraction; information extraction from resource-scarce languages; natural language processing applications; neural language models and applications; opinion mining and sentiment analysis; question answering systems and applications; semantics-based models and applications; and text summarization.


artificial intelligence classifiers computational linguistics data mining decision support systems information retrieval machine learning algorithms machine translations natural language processing neural networks ontology query processing retrieval models and ranking semantic information semantics social networking (online) support vector machines text processing Twitter World Wide Web

Editors and affiliations

  • Flavius Frasincar
    • 1
  • Ashwin Ittoo
    • 2
  • Le Minh Nguyen
    • 3
  • Elisabeth Métais
    • 4
  1. 1.Erasmus University RotterdamRotterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.University of Liège LiègeBelgium
  3. 3.Japan Advanced Institute of Science and TechnologyNomiJapan
  4. 4.Conservatoire National des Arts et MétiersParisFrance

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-59568-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-59569-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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