Omar Qawasmeh

PhD candidate at University of Lyon
Researcher at Connected Intelligence group at Laboratoire Hubert Curien
Research interests: Semantic Web, Natural Language Processing, and Data Mining. (Publications can be found at: Researchgate )

I was born and grew up in Irbid, Jordan :). In 2014, 2016 I got both of my BSc and MSc degrees in Computer Science from Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST). Currently, I'm a PhD candidate at Université Jean Monnet – Université de Lyon-France.

September 26, 1991 BIRTH
Jordanian NATIONALITY
Arabic (NATIVE), English (FULL PROFESSIONAL PROFICIENCY), FRENCH (LIMITED WORKING PROFICIENCY) LANGUAGE

Education

Dec 2016 - 2020 (expected)

PhD in Computer Science

Thesis title: A collaborative framework for ontology and instance data co-evolution and extraction

University of Lyon

France

Thesis supervisors: Prof. Pierre Maret , Dr. Maxime Lefrançois , and Dr. Antoine Zimmermann .

Feb 2014 - Sep 2016

MSc in Computer Science

Thesis title: Hybrid approach for event extraction from arabic tweets

Jordan University of Science and Technology

Jordan

Thesis supervisor: Dr. Mohammad AL-Smadi

Sep 2009 - Feb 2014

BSc in Computer Science

Thesis title: Optical character recognition: a mobile application for capturing and managing medicines

Jordan University of Science and Technology

Jordan

Thesis supervisor: Dr. Mahmoud ALshbool

Work Experience

Dec 2016 - Present

Reseacher in semantic web technologies

Hubert Curien Laboratory

Saint-Etienne, France

Oct 2017- Nov 2017

Invited visitor

Fraunhofer-Institut für Intelligente Analyse- und Informationssysteme Fraunhofer IAIS | Schloss Birlinghoven

Sankt Augustin, Germany

2014 - 2015

Researcher in Natural language processing domain

Jordan University of Science and Technology

Irbid, Jordan

Other Experience

12 Feb 2018

Invited speaker at the ontology group at IRSTEA -Centre de Clermont-Ferrand

Presentation title: Collaborative ontology Development: focus on bootstrapping capabilities

Clermont-Ferrand, France

2016

SemEval-2016: International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation

Multilingual dataset support for aspect based sentiment analysis for arabic task

2016

SemEval-2016: International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation

Serve as a reviewer

2016

SNAMS 2016: The 3rd International Symposium on Social Networks Analysis, Management and Security

Serve as technical program committee (TPC)

2016

BDSN 2016: 4th International workshop on Big Data and Social Networking Management and Security

Serve as a reviewer

2017

ICICS2017: The 8th International Conference on Information and Communication Systems

Serve as PC member

Awards and activities

5 - 7 April 2017

Statlearn 2017 workshop

Lyon, France

3 - 7 June 2018

Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2018)

Demo paper: Computer-assisted Ontology Construction System: Focus on Bootstrapping Capabilities

Heraklion, Greece

14 June 2018

The price of ASEC association in the poster session at the day of research

Université Jean Monnet – Université de Lyon-France

1 - 7 July 2018

The International Semantic Web Research School (ISWS 2018)

Participated with a full scholarship to attend the summer school event

Bertinoro, Italy

15 - 18 OCT 2018

The Fifth International Conference on Social Networks Analysis, Management and Security (SNAMS 2018)

Valencia, Spain

12 - 16 NOV 2018

21st International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW-2018)

Doctoral Consortium paper: A Collaborative Framework for Ontology and Instance Data Co-Evolution and Extraction

Nancy, France

20 - 23 May 2019

LDK 2019 – 2nd Conference on Language, Data and Knowledge

Leipzig, Germany

Contact

Address
Laboratoire Hubert Curien
Campus Manufacture
10 rue Tréfilerie
42023 SAINT-ETIENNE France
04 77 91 57 80