Anna Divoli

Anna Divoli
Senior Software Researcher, Pingar

Website | @annadivoli

Anna Divoli holds a Master’s degree in Biosystems and Informatics from the University of Liverpool and a PhD in Biomedical Text Mining from the University of Manchester. For her doctoral research, Anna studied sentence extraction for semi-automatic annotation of biological databases. After her PhD, she carried out postdoctoral research, first in user search interfaces in the School of Information at the University of California at Berkeley and then in knowledge acquisition on cancer metastasis from expert opinions in the Department of Medicine at the University of Chicago. Her research focuses on developing methodologies for acquiring knowledge from textual data and studying the effect of human factors in that process. Anna joined Pingar in 2011 as Senior Software Researcher.


Data Science, Mission City B1
Alyona Medelyan (Pingar), Anna Divoli (Pingar)
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In this session we discuss approaches to mining unstructured data that gradually find their way into the real world. Text mining and analytics algorithms strive to identify documents’ categories, main topics, mentioned names and other entities; they summarize and detect sentiment. We describe case studies that take advantage of such algorithms in the legal, forensics and healthcare sectors. Read more.


  • EMC
  • Microsoft
  • HPCC Systems™ from LexisNexis® Risk Solutions
  • MarkLogic
  • Shared Learning Collaborative
  • Cloudera
  • Digital Reasoning Systems
  • Pentaho
  • Rackspace Hosting
  • Teradata Aster
  • VMware
  • IBM
  • NetApp
  • Oracle
  • 1010data
  • 10gen
  • Acxiom
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Calpont
  • Cisco
  • Couchbase
  • Cray
  • Datameer
  • DataSift
  • DataStax
  • Esri
  • Facebook
  • Feedzai
  • Hadapt
  • Hortonworks
  • Impetus
  • Jaspersoft
  • Karmasphere
  • Lucid Imagination
  • MapR Technologies
  • Pervasive
  • Platform Computing
  • Revolution Analytics
  • Scaleout Software
  • Skytree, Inc.
  • Splunk
  • Tableau Software
  • Talend

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