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TakeLab Students Excel at the...

TakeLab Students Excel at the International SemEval-2017 Competition

Jan Šnajder

Students of FER's Text Analysis and Knowledge Engineering Lab ( TakeLab ) participated again this year at the SemEval competition on natural language processing. At SemEval-2017 , students competed in four challenging tasks dealing with the application of machine learning in computational semantic analysis of texts. This time around, TakeLab's students ranked 2nd on the task of humor detection in tweets and 3rd among 16 teams on the task of tweet sentiment detection.