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Alexa Prize Emory Team was Interviewed by NPR WABE Close Look

Our Alexa Prize team members were interviewed by the Close Look hostess Rose Scott. You can check on the website https://www.wabe.org/episode/closer-look-jamarion-robinsons-family-seeks-answers-gsu-student-sit-campus-carry/ . The interview starts from 41:31 to the end in the audio stream.

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Alexa Prize 2018

http://esciencecommons.blogspot.com/2018/02/emory-team-vies-for-best-social-bot-via.html

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Congratulations Dr. Denis Savenkov!

Congratulations Dr. Denis Savenkov on successfully defending his PhD Thesis titled “Question Answering with User Generated Content”. Best wishes to him for his new journey at Facebook in Seattle as a research scientist! We will all miss you in the

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Congratulation to Denis, Emory System he developed Ranks First in Live Question Answering Challenge

A question answering system, developed at Emory by a Ph.D. student Denis Savenkov, was ranked first in the LiveQA challenge, as announced at the 2016 Text Retrieval Conference (TREC 2016) on November 2016. The goal of the LiveQA challenge was

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