NLP, ML frameworks, and cloud infrastructure have evolved considerably in 2022. This post sets out an opinionated technology stack template for common NLP tasks. [Read More]
How I stopped worrying and learned to love Trustlessness
Trustlessness is a DeFi feature not a bug.
In 2022 Decentralised Finance hyped credit protocols such as Maple.finance. They promised democratized undercollatoralized loans by bringing credit worthiness on-chain, then it all collapsed. [Read More]
PhD obtained and dissertation published.
Gilles Jacobs has succesfully defended his doctoral dissertation.
Yesterday, I successfully defended his PhD on Extracting Fine-Grained Event and Sentiment from Economic News. I was supervised by prof. Véronique Hoste, prof. Els Lefever and prof. Diane Breesch. The actual defence was preceded by a workshop on “NLP for Economics” with around 40 people attending. [Read More]
Public PhD Defense Gilles Jacobs
You are cordially invited the Gilles Jacobs' public defense on Thursday 09 December 2021 of the doctoral thesis "Fine-Grained Extraction of Events and Sentiment in Economic News".
!Click here to attend virtually to the public defense livestream (start at 16:30 on Thursday 09 December). [Read More]
Workshop on NLP for Economics
You are cordially invited the Workshop on NLP for Economics.
Click here to attend virtually to the workshop livestream (start at 14:00 on Thursday 09 December). [Read More]