STSM WG4 (Paolo Torroni)

Start Date: 2011-03-13

End Date: 2011-03-19

Host Institution: Imperial College London, UK

Host Country: UK

Home Institution: Universit√° di Bologna

Home Country: Italy


The social Web appears to be a promising domain in which to apply argumentation technologies. However it is not clear how to match computational argumentation theories with the type of arguments and claims present in social Web forums in an implicit or explicit format.
The aim of this short visit it to investigate a model of argument to be used to annotate and extract arguments out of social Web content.

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