TEQIP-III Sponsored Workshop on

Text Mining & Recommender System using Machine Learning

December 22-26, 2019

Organized by

Department of Computer Science & Engineering

National Institute of Technology Arunachal Pradesh


Text mining is the process of deriving high quality information from text. Recommender systems aim to predict users’ interests and recommend product items that quite likely are interesting for them. Through this workshop a participant will learn how to represent text data, how to write machine learning algorithms to analyse them and how to evaluate these algorithms.

Who can participate?

Students and faculties interested in E-Commerce, Online Advertising, Natural Language Processing, Linguistics, Machine Learning can attend.


9-10:30AM 11-12:30PM 12:30-1:20PM 1:30-4:30PM
22/12/2019 Inauguration
Introduction to Data Science
Foundations of Recommender Systems
Lunch Lab-Session-1
Python installation and coding
23/12/2019 Session-3
Information Retrieval
RS types and Evaluation Methods
Lunch Lab-Session-2
Recommender System-1(user based)
24/12/2019 Session-5
Basics of NLP
Similarity measures in collaborative filtering
Lunch Lab-Session-3
Recommender System-2(item based)
25/12/2019 Session-7
POS tagging
Online Recommender Systems
Lunch Lab-Session-4
POS tagging
26/12/2019 Session-9
Sentiment Analysis
Model based Recommender Systems
Lunch Lab-Session-5
Sentiment Analysis


Participants won’t be charged for registration. They have to bring their notebooks & pens. Maximum number of participants is limited to 20. Prior online registration is mandatory and will be done on first come first serve basis. Registration will be confirmed during online registration. Spot registration will also be facilitated on special request.

Registration Link


Non-local participants will be provided accommodation and dinner @ Rs.3000. Online payment can be made to Dr. Biri Arun,

SBI Account No: 31907291386,
SBI Branch Name: SBI Yupia,
SBI Branch Code: SBIN0015550.

Transportation Participants will be provided free local transportation within Doimukh, Naharlagun and Itanagar.

Important Dates

Start of Online Registration: 1/10/2019
End of Online Registration: 10/12/2019


Dr. Biri Arun
Dr. Deepak Gupta

Organizing Committee

Prof. Achyuth Sarkar
Prof. Koj Sambyo
Prof. Manash Pratim Dutta
Prof. Rajat Subhra Goswami
Prof. Subhasish Banerjee
Prof. Swarnendu Kumar Chakraborty

About NIT Arunachal Pradesh

This is the tenth year of the Institute since its inception. The Institute has been progressing steadily in academics and research through the contributions of faculty members and students. It is located in the scenic yupia valley.

Contact for any kind of assistance:
Dr. Biri Arun,
[email protected]