This coming February, the NY Search & Discovery meetup will be hosting Dr. Pablo Duboue from IBM Research and his talk about UIMA.
This following is an “excerpt from the blurb” about Pablo’s talk:
“… In this talk, I will briefly present UIMA basics before discussing full UIMA systems I have been involved in the past (including our Expert Search system in TREC Enterprise Track 2007). I will be talking about how UIMA supported the construction of our custom NLP tools. I will also sketch the new characteristics of the UIMA Asynchronous Scaleout (UIMA AS) subproject that enable UIMA to run Analysis Engines in thousands of machines… “
The talk/presentation will be on February 24, 2010. Sign up (free) at http://www.meetup.com/NYC-Search-and-Discovery/calendar/12384559/ .