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Dr. Kiril Gashteovski

Dr. Kiril Gashteovski

Senior Research Scientist

Dr. Kiril Gashteovski is a research scientist within the Human-Centered AI group. His research interests include natural language processing, knowledge graphs and explainable AI. Prior to working at NEC Laboratories Europe, Kiril was a PhD student at the University of Mannheim, Germany. He has worked at (and collaborated with) other renowned academic institutions, and has also contracted, advised and supervised projects for Fortune 500 companies, small companies and fast growing startups.

Group Involvement, NEC Laboratories Europe

Human-Centric AI

Research Interests

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Knowledge Graphs
  • Machine Learning


  • Samuel Broscheit, Kiril Gashteovski, Yanjie Wang, Rainer Gemulla. Can We Predict New Facts with Open Knowledge Graph Embeddings? A Benchmark for Open Link Prediction. Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), 2020.
  • Kiril Gashteovski, Sebastian Wanner, Sven Hertling, Samuel Broscheit, Rainer Gemulla. OPIEC: An Open Information Extraction Corpus. Proc. of Conference on Automated Knowledge Base Construction (AKBC), 2019.
  • Federico Nanni, Jingyi Zhang, Ferdinand Betz, Kiril Gashteovski. EAL: A Toolkit and Dataset for Entity-Aspect Linking. Proc. of Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL), 2019
  • Anne Lauscher, Yide Song, Kiril Gashteovski. MinScIE: Citation-centered Open Information Extraction. Proc. of Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL), 2019.
  • Kiril Gashteovski, Rainer Gemulla, Luciano Del Corro. MinIE: Minimizing Facts in Open Information Extraction. In Proc. of Conference on Empirical Methods for Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), 2017.
  • Kiril Gashteovski, Thomas Guyet, René Quiniou, Alzennyr Da Silva, Véronique Masson. Sequential Pattern Mining for Customer Relationship Management Analysis. Atelier Gestion et Analyse de données Spatiales et Temporelles (GAST@EGC), 2015.


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