NLP Breakfast 9: BERT for Question Answering Systems


We are thrilled to host Andre Farias, NLP Data Scientist at SouthPigalle, presenting an ambitious NLP project in collaboration with BNP PARIBAS Personal Finance and Telecom Paris.

Abstract

Closed Domain Question Answering (cdQA) is an end-to-end open-source software suite for Question Answering using classical IR methods and Transfer Learning with the pre-trained model BERT (Pytorch version by HuggingFace). It includes a python package, a front-end interface, and an annotation tool.

When?

Thursday 8 August at 9:30am PDT

Where?

References

https://cdqa-suite.github.io/cdQA-website/: Link to the project

https://github.com/huggingface/pytorch-transformers: HuggingFace Pytorch-Transformers library

https://arxiv.org/abs/1810.04805: BERT paper