For Mariana, natural language processing is both her work and her hobby. She has experience building syntax analyzers, entities and facts extraction systems, text tone analyzers, etc. Currently, Mariana works as a tech lead at Grammarly, where she coordinates projects related to error correction. In her free time Mariana works on the Ukrainian National Corpus.
Lives in Lviv. Loves teaching and learning. Cares about computational linguistics in Ukraine, therefore she is in constant search for talented linguists, spreading the word about her hobby.
Topic: Natural Errrror Processing
Short Description: At AI Ukraine 2014 and 2015 I talked about stages and algorithms of basic text processing. This year I will concentrate on using text processing for the task of error correction in natural language texts. The presentation will show what error correction is, the benefits and pitfalls of error correction methods, tips about getting data, and linguistic humor, as usual.