NWO Spinoza laureate 2013 – Piek Vossen – announced his plans for the 2.5 million euros NWO Spinoza Prize he has received.
“Understanding of Language by Machines – an escape from the world of language” – Spinoza prize project Vossen: SPI 30-673 (2014–2019)
The goal of the Spinoza project “Understanding of language […]
Next week NWR will be represented at ISWC 2013 by Luciano Serafini, Willem Robert van Hage, Thomas Ploeger and Marieke van Erp.
Your greatest chances of running into these NWR team members will be at the following sessions:
On Monday: Marieke is co-organising the Linked Science workshop, which this year has a special focus on […]
Vossen invited guest on Spinoza Price and NewsReader @ “OBA Live”, a radio-talkshow with Theodor Holman, 4th floor Openbare Bibliotheek (OBA),
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, October 11, 2013 (19.00-20.00 p.m.): CLICK HERE TO LISTEN (in Dutch).
Last week the NewsReader team got together in Trento for a face-to-face meeting. During this meeting, we discussed the current state of the project and made detailed plans for the coming months. While a lot of things can be done through discussions via email and Skype, getting together every now and then and being able […]
Image 1: Workflow mapping session
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