NWR Project Meeting

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 […]

User Workflow Mapping at Dutch House of Representatives

Image 1: Workflow mapping session

Image 1: Workflow mapping session

NewsReader is about helping information professionals make sense of the huge amounts of daily news streams. To find out how to help professionals the most, it is important to know what types of information they need, how they search for it and what the bottlenecks in current technology are.


Photos kick-off meeting 15.01.2013

More pictures of the kick-off: please go the picasa webalbum of this meeting:

NewsReader Kickoff 15 Januari 2013



Social event closing kick-off meeting

We organized a special social event as a kick-off for the project:

On January 15, 2013, we will meet at the Grand Cafe Amstelhoeck (formerly known as Cafe Dantzig), next to the main entrance of Stopera/Muziektheater Amsterdam (Amstel 1, 1011PN Amsterdam.

Around 8.00 p.m. we will embark on the classic boat “La Reine” (http://www.classicboattours.eu/lareine/) […]

Kick-off meeting set!

January 15 and 16, 2013 at the VUA in Amsterdam Address

Vrije Universiteit (VU)

De Boelelaan 1105

Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Location of the meeting: room 12-A-39 (12th floor). See also Map Campus VU University Amsterdam. You’ll find the meeting room in the main building, marked with a ‘1’ on this map.

Phone numbers: Piek […]