Local Chapter Challenge: Practice Your Skills Building a Mental Health Chatbot for Low Resource Languages Using NLP
  • The Statement

Building a Mental Health Chatbot for Low Resource Languages Using NLP

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This Omdena Local Chapter Challenge runs for 5 weeks and is a unique experience to try and grow your skills in a collaborative and safe environment with a diverse mix of people from all over the world. 

You will work on solving a local problem, initiated by the Omdena Lahore, Pakistan Chapter.


The problem

We will need to gather an Urdu-based dataset that can be done by using newspaper sources. We will further use NLP techniques to build the model. Furthermore, we will build and deploy a dashboard to display the results.


The goals

  • Gather Urdu-based data.
  • Develop a chatbot model.
  • Develop visualizations.
  • Deploy the app.


Why join? The uniqueness of Omdena Local Chapter Challenges

Omdena Local Chapter Challenges are not a competition or hackathon but a real-world project that will grow your experience to a new level.

A unique learning experience with the potential to make an impact through the outcome of the project. You will go through an entire data science project lifecycle. This covers problem scoping, data collection, and preparation, as well as modeling for deployment.

And the best part is that you will join the global and collaborative community of Omdena with tons of benefits to accelerate your career.


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First Omdena Local Chapter Challenge?

  • Beginner-friendly, but also welcomes experts

  • Education-focused

  • Open-source

  • Duration: 4 to 8 weeks

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