Speakers: Ben Hachey, PhD University of Sydney and CTO Abbrevi8 Pty Ltd & Andy Chisholm PhD University of Sydney Seminar Date: Tuesday 18 August 2015 Abstract: Text data science combines natural language processing, information retrieval and machine learning to derive insight from textual data. In the first part of the talk, Ben will give a tour of current translational research for knowledge management, news curation, and police intelligence. In the second part of the talk, Andy will present recent results and future directions for his work on disambiguating named entities with noisy web data and deep neural networks.