One Day Workshop on Computational Linguistics: Text-Mining Using Python

The Department of English recently hosted a dynamic one-day workshop on "Computational Linguistics: Text Mining using Python" on November 24th. Dr. Fasih Ahmed, Associate Professor at COMSATS University, served as the distinguished resource person, guiding participants through the intricacies of text mining in the realm of computational linguistics.

The event, sponsored by ORIC, QAU, Islamabad, aimed at bridging the gap between theory and practice, providing attendees with valuable hands-on experience in the field. Open to university students and teachers, the workshop unfolded at the Department of English, offering a comprehensive exploration of Python's applications in linguistic analysis.

Participants engaged in a full day of immersive learning, delving into practical exercises and real-world applications of computational linguistics. The workshop's emphasis on practical skills aligned with the department's commitment to fostering a dynamic and skill-enriched academic environment.

The initiative not only fostered knowledge exchange but also provided a platform for networking and collaboration among attendees. As a testament to their active participation, all workshop participants were awarded certificates, acknowledging their dedication to enhancing their computational linguistics proficiency.

The Department of English extends its gratitude to Dr. Fasih Ahmed, QEC,QAU and all participants for making this event a resounding success, further strengthening the university's commitment to excellence in education and practical skill development.