Joseph Turian‘s back in town and has started a mailing list/newsgroup and Twitter feed for natural language processing (NLP) and machine learning (ML) in New York City (NYC):
Joseph’s trying to organize something like the Foo Camps for NLP and ML programming in NY. If you’re interested, drop him a line, or wait for the announcement.
P.S. Thanks to Joseph for not requiring registration for reading!
P.P.S. Check out some of Joseph’s latest work surveying features for named entity recognition.