Jin-Dong Kim, Ph.D.

Project Associate Professor

Database Center for Life Science (DBCLS)
Research Organization of Information and Systems (ROIS)

Affiliated Professor

Semantic Web Research Center (SWRC)
Department of Computer Science
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)


jdkim@dbcls.rois.ac.jp | 04-7135-5547 | 04-7135-5534

Humans are nothing if not inventive, and human language reflects that.
-- Elasticsearch: The Definitive Guide

Research Interests

Natural Language Processing (NLP), Data Mining, Knowledge Base Construction, Question-Answering, Bioinformatics


Text Mining : PubAnnotation | TextAE | PubDictionaries

Question-Answering : LODQA | DialoQ | OKBQA

Ontology Engineering : OntoFinder | OntoCloud


Events, recent

January 18th - 22nd, 2021, Online
hosted The 7th BLAH hackathon.
November 9th - 13th, 2020, Online
attended BioHackathon - Europe
April 5th - 11th, 2020, Online
attended COVID19 Virtual BioHackathon 2020
February 4th - 7th, 2020, Tokyo
hosted The 6th BLAH hackathon/symposium.
August 5, 2019, Kashiwa
hosted the Beyond QA - Kickoff meeting of XQA and DialoQ.
November 3 (or 4), 2019, Hong Kong
As an organizing chair, attended the International Workshop on BioNLP Open Shared Tasks, which was collacated with EMNLP-IJCNLP 2019.
February 12th - 15th, 2019, Kashiwa
hosted The 5th BLAH hackathon/symposium.

Community activities, upcoming and in recent 3 years

PC = Program Committee, SPC = Scientific Program Committee, EC = Ethics Committee, OC = Organizing Committee