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Call for Participation CC#3 online
The call for participation for our third and final creative camp is now online. The third camp will be held 26-30 October 2015 at the Koninklijke Bibliotheek/National Library of the Netherlands, The Hague, the Netherlands. We will offer bursaries to [Read More...]
Talk of Europe at DHBenelux2015
During the DHBenelux 2015 Conference in Antwerp, Belgium, Laura Hollink presented the Talk of Europe project during a session on Linked Open Data. All slides are available on Slideshare and below. A short version of [Read More...]
Dutch Ships and Sailors in E-Data and Research magazine
This year’s third issue of E-Data and Research magazine features an article about the Dutch Ships and Sailors project. The article (in Dutch) describes how our project provides new ways of interacting with Dutch maritime [Read More...]
Two TPDL papers accepted!
Today, the TPDL (International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries) results came in and both papers on which I am a co-author got accepted. Today is a good day :) The first paper, we present [Read More...]
Trip Report: SSP 2015
From Florence, I  headed to Washington D.C. to attend the Society for Scholarly Publishing Annual Meeting (SSP) last week. This conference is a big event for academic publishers. It’s primarily attended by people who either work [Read More...]
Creative Camp Amsterdam wrap-up
From 23-27 March 2015 the second Creative Camp took place in Amsterdam. Almost 30 European researchers from various academic disciplines such as the humanities, political and computer sciences (see abstracts), joined us in the Meertens Institute to [Read More...]
Trip Report: WWW 2015
Last week I was in Florence Italy for the 23rd International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2015). This is the leading computer science conference focused on web technology writ large. It’s a big conference – [Read More...]
2nd VU ICT4D symposium “Data for Development”
Today, the second international VU symposium in ICT for Development was held. As last year, the workshop was a great success, with an international host of speakers and a variety of attendees (around 80 people joined).This [Read More...]
Open PHACTS – a story through publications
I was proud to be part of the Open PHACTS project for three years. The project built a platform for drug discovery that integrates data over multiple different kinds of chemistry and biological data currently [Read More...]
INVENiT² team inspired by workshops
During the last two months, members of the INVENiT team participated in workshops that were inspiring for the work of the project. The workshops attended dealt with knowledge organization systems in general and with one [Read More...]

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