Jose Camacho Collados


About me

I am a Google Doctoral Fellow and Ph.D. student at the Linguistic Computing Laboratory (LCL) of Sapienza University of Rome (Italy).

I work on various topics in Natural Language Processing (NLP), mainly on the lexical and distributional semantics areas.

Publications

2017

Mohammad Taher Pilehvar, Jose Camacho-Collados, Roberto Navigli and Nigel Collier.
Towards a Seamless Integration of Word Senses into Downstream NLP Applications. [paper]
ACL 2017, Vancouver, Canada.
 
Claudio Delli Bovi, Jose Camacho-Collados, Alessandro Raganato and Roberto Navigli.
EuroSense: Automatic Harvesting of Multilingual Sense Annotations from Parallel Text. [paper] [website]
ACL 2017 (short), Vancouver, Canada.
 
Jose Camacho-Collados*, Mohammad Taher Pilehvar*, Nigel Collier and Roberto Navigli.
SemEval-2017 Task 2: Multilingual and Cross-lingual Semantic Word Similarity. [paper] [bib] [website]
SemEval 2017, Vancouver, Canada.
 
Jose Camacho-Collados.
Why we have switched from building full-fledged taxonomies to simply detecting hypernymy relations. [paper]
arXiv preprint arXiv:1703.04178 (2017).
 
Jose Camacho-Collados and Roberto Navigli.
BabelDomains: Large-Scale Domain Labeling of Lexical Resources. [paper] [data]
EACL 2017 (short), Valencia, Spain.
 
Alessandro Raganato, Jose Camacho-Collados and Roberto Navigli.
Word Sense Disambiguation: A Unified Evaluation Framework and Empirical Comparison. [paper] [website] [slides]
EACL 2017, Valencia, Spain.
 

2016

Luis Espinosa-Anke, Jose Camacho-Collados, Sara Rodríguez-Fernández, Horacio Saggion and Leo Wanner.
Extending WordNet with Fine-Grained Collocational Information via Supervised Distributional Learning. [paper] [bib] [data]
COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan, pp. 3422-3432.
 
Alessandro Raganato, Jose Camacho-Collados, Antonio Raganato and Yunseo Joung.
Semantic Indexing of Multilingual Corpora and its Application on the History Domain. [paper] [bib] [data&interface]
Workshop on Language Technology Resources and Tools for Digital Humanities, COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan, pp. 140-147.
 
Massimiliano Mancini*, Jose Camacho-Collados*, Ignacio Iacobacci and Roberto Navigli.
Embedding Words and Senses Together via Joint Knowledge-Enhanced Training. [paper] [data&code]
arXiv preprint arXiv:1612.02703 (2016).
 
Jose Camacho-Collados, Mohammad Taher Pilehvar and Roberto Navigli.
Nasari: Integrating explicit knowledge and corpus statistics for a multilingual representation of concepts and entities. [paper] [bib] [website]
Artificial Intelligence Journal (2016), 240, pp. 36-64.
 
Luis Espinosa-Anke, Jose Camacho-Collados, Claudio Delli Bovi and Horacio Saggion.
Supervised Distributional Hypernym Discovery via Domain Adaptation. [paper] [bib] [data&code] [poster]
EMNLP 2016, Austin, USA, pp. 424-435.
 
Luis Espinosa-Anke, Sergio Oramas, Jose Camacho-Collados, and Horacio Saggion.
Finding and Expanding Hypernymic Relations in the Music Domain. [paper] Best Poster award in CCIA 2016
CCIA 2016, Barcelona, Spain, pp. 291-296.
 
Jose Camacho-Collados and Roberto Navigli.
Find the word that does not belong: A Framework for an Intrinsic Evaluation of Word Vector Representations. [paper] [bib] [data&code]
RepEval, ACL 2016, Berlin, Germany, pp. 43-50.
 
Jose Camacho-Collados, Claudio Delli Bovi, Alessandro Raganato and Roberto Navigli.
A Large-Scale Multilingual Disambiguation of Glosses. [paper] [bib] [data] [slides]
LREC 2016, Portoroz, Slovenia, pp. 1701-1708.
 

2015

Jose Camacho-Collados, Mohammad Taher Pilehvar and Roberto Navigli.
A Unified Multilingual Semantic Representation of Concepts. [paper] [bib] [website]
ACL 2015, Beijing, China, pp. 741-751.
 
Jose Camacho-Collados, Mohammad Taher Pilehvar and Roberto Navigli.
A Framework for the Construction of Monolingual and Cross-lingual Word Similarity Datasets. [paper] [bib] [data] [video]
ACL 2015 (short), Beijing, China, pp. 1-7.
 
Jose Camacho-Collados, Mohammad Taher Pilehvar and Roberto Navigli.
NASARI: a Novel Approach to a Semantically-Aware Representation of Items. [paper] [bib] [website]
NAACL 2015, Denver, USA, pp. 567-577.
 

2014

Mokhtar Billami, Jose Camacho-Collados, Evelyne Jacquey, and Laurence Kister.
Annotation sémantique et validation terminologique en texte intégral en SHS. [paper]
TALN 2014, Marseille, France.
 
Jose Camacho-Collados, Mokhtar Billami, Evelyne Jacquey, and Laurence Kister.
Approche statistique pour le filtrage terminologique des occurrences de candidats termes en texte intégral. [paper]
JADT 2014, Paris, France.
 

2013

Jose Camacho-Collados
Syntactic Simplification for Machine Translation. [paper]
BULAG 2013
 
Jose Camacho-Collados
Splitting complex sentences for Natural Language Processing applications: Building a Simplified Spanish Corpus [paper]
CILC 2013, Alicante, Spain.
 

Data/Resources/Software



Activities/News

June 2017. To attend Google's Machine Learning Summit in Zurich (12-14 June).

April 2017. I will give a talk on "Semantic Representations of Word Senses, Concepts and Entities and their Applications" at the University of Cambridge, UK.

April 2017. Two papers (one short and one long) accepted at ACL 2017. Joint works with Claudio Delli Bovi, Alessandro Raganato and Roberto Navigli, and Taher Pilehvar and Nigel Collier.

December 2016. Long paper accepted at EACL 2017: Word Sense Disambiguation: A Unified Evaluation Framework and Empirical Comparison. Joint work with Alessandro Raganato and Roberto Navigli.

November 2016. To co-organize the EACL 2017 Workshop on "Sense, Concept and Entity Representations and their Applications".

November 2016. Attended the EMNLP 2016 conference in Austin, Texas.

October 2016. To give a talk on "Semantic Representations of Word Senses, Concepts and Entities and their Applications" at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain).

September 2016. Long paper accepted at COLING 2016: Extending WordNet with Fine-Grained Collocational Information. Joint work with Luis Espinosa-Anke, Sara Rodríguez Fernández, Horacio Saggion and Leo Wanner.

August 2016. Attended a Google PhD Fellowship Summit at Google's Mountain View Campus, California.

July 2016. Long paper accepted at EMNLP 2016: Supervised Distributional Hypernym Discovery via Domain Adaptation. Joint work with Luis Espinosa-Anke, Claudio Delli Bovi and Horacio Saggion.

July 2016. Slides of our ACL 2016 Tutorial on "Semantic Representations of Word Senses and Concepts" already available online.

July 2016. Journal article titled "NASARI: Integrating Explicit Knowledge and Corpus Statistics for a Multilingual Representation of Concepts and Entities" accepted for publication in "Artificial Intelligence".

June 2016. To co-organize a SemEval 2017 task on Multilingual Word Similarity.

May 2016. I will give a tutorial at ACL 2016 about "Semantic Representations of Word Senses and Concepts" with Ignacio Iacobacci, Roberto Navigli and Taher Pilehvar.

May 2016. I will be serving in the Program Committee of COLING and ISWC 2016.

April 2016. I have been selected as one of the best reviewers in NAACL 2016.

March 2016. I have been awarded with a Google Doctoral Fellowship in Natural Language Processing.

January 2016. Paper accepted at LREC 2016: "A Large-Scale Multilingual Disambiguation of Glosses", joint work with Claudio Delli Bovi, Alessandro Raganato and Roberto Navigli. Corpus of disambiguated definitions freely available here.

January 2016. BabelNet 3.5 has been released. Check out the new BabelNet domains!

December 2015. I will be part of ACL and NAACL program committees (2016).

September 2016. I participated in the Google NLP PhD Summit in Zurich (23-26 September 2015).

July 2015. I participated in the ACL 2015 conference (Beijing, China, 27-29 July), where I presented two papers.


Invited talks

Semantic Representations of Word Senses, Concepts and Entities and their Applications, 19 October 2016, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain.

Computational Semantic Representation, 5 June 2015, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of California (UCLA), Los Angeles, USA.

Using NLP tools to identify people and places in a collection of 19th century emigrant letters, 'Digitising Experience of Migration' Workshop,
15 March 2014, Mellon Centre for Migration Studies, Omagh, Northern Ireland.

Contact

Dipartimento di Informatica
Sapienza University of Rome
Viale Regina Elena 295
00161 Roma, Italy


email: collados [AT] di [DOT] uniroma1 [DOT] it