This year’s meeting will take place on October 13 – 15, 2014 in the beautiful and historic city of Newport, Rhode Island, at the Hyatt Regency Newport Hotel & Spa.

The hotel is surrounded by Narragansett Bay, next to the famous Newport marina and boasts extensive grounds and facilities including a swimming pool, Stillwater Spa and close proximity to the famous Newport National Golf Club.


Confirmed industry speakers to date:

  • Mark Burfoot, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
    Text Mining and Knowledge Strategy in an Evolving Pharma Landscape
  • Mick Correll, Genospace
    Personalized Medicine in Cancer
  • Elzbieta Skrzypek, Cell Signaling Technology
    Searching scientific literature for a public database – the PhosphoSitePlus case
  • Ryan Owens, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
    Gaining critical information for clinical trials using NLP
  • Jonathan Keeling, Boehringer Ingelheim
    Integration of text mining into the tranSMART knowledge management platform
  • Alice Goshorn, Bristol-Myers Squibb
    Expanding the use of text mining through smart query web portals
  • Abhivyakti Sawarkar, Pfizer
    Strategic business insights from medical information data analysis
  • Miguel Camargo, Novartis
    Opportunities from bulk literature extraction
  • Andrew Garrow, Thomson Reuters & Guy Singh, Linguamatics
    I2E with Cortellis
  • Paul Summers, Microsoft & Paul Milligan, Linguamatics
    Semantic Enrichment for Enterprise Search: a pharma R&D case study

The Summit will include:

  • Customer presentations featuring best practice, case studies and insights on practical approaches to text analytics using natural language processing (NLP) and knowledge discovery
  • Presentations covering what’s new in I2E, looking ahead at developments in the pipeline and future directions for text mining and knowledge discovery
  • Round table discussions covering important topics and challenges in the field of text mining and knowledge discovery
  • Opportunities to network with peers and with Linguamatics experts
  • Hands-on workshops, giving new and experienced users the opportunity to explore the full capabilities of I2E, and discuss best practice in consultation with Linguamatics experts
  • Evening social events
  • Healthcare track to discuss best practice and use of NLP in healthcare
  • Partner presentations and exhibits

Who should attend?

  • New and experienced users of Linguamatics and other text mining software
  • Any professionals interested in the mining and analysis of textual information

Tickets and full information can be found here.

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