Epita at SemEval-2018 Task 1: Sentiment Analysis Using Transfer Learning Approach

@inproceedings{DavalFrerot2018EpitaAS,
  title={Epita at SemEval-2018 Task 1: Sentiment Analysis Using Transfer Learning Approach},
  author={Guillaume Daval-Frerot and Abdessalam Bouchekif and Anatole Moreau},
  booktitle={SemEval@NAACL-HLT},
  year={2018}
}
In this paper we present our system for detecting valence task. The major issue was to apply a state-of-the-art system despite the small dataset provided : the system would quickly overfit. The main idea of our proposal is to use transfer learning, which allows to avoid learning from scratch. Indeed, we start to train a first model to predict if a tweet is… CONTINUE READING