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IetsNieuws: Are you a great newscaster?
Are you as good a newscaster as the legendary Philip Bloemendal? In the context of the Observe project and Lukas Hulsbergen’s thesis, we developed the interactive game/web toy “IetsNieuws“. In the game participants are asked to [Read More...]
IMM Bachelor Thesis presentations
Tomorrow on Thursday June 23rd, the students of the IMM bachelor program will present their individual research. The presentations take place in the VU intertain lab during several sessions: 10:00 - 11:15 11:30 - 12:45 13:30 - [Read More...]
Clarin video showcases Dutch Ships and Sailors project
The CLARIN framework commissioned the production of dissemmination videos showcasing the outcomes of the individual CLARIN projects. One of these projects was the Dutch Ships and Sailors project, a collaboration between VU Computer Science, VU humanities and the [Read More...]
Trip Report: Provenance Week 2016
Last week, I was at Provenance Week 2016. This event happens once every two years and brings together a wide range of researchers working on provenance. You can check out my trip report from the last [Read More...]
I am an assistant professor (UD) at the Web & Media group at the Computer Science department of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). I am also a senior research fellow at Netherlands Institute for Sound [Read More...]
Moved to victordeboer.com
This is my old blog. I have merged this blog with my homepage. Therefore, new updates will no longer appear on this blog, but on my homepage: http://victordeboer.com. All blog posts are copied to this [Read More...]
I am an assistant professor (UD) at the Web & Media group which is part of the Computer Science department of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU). I am also a senior research fellow at Netherlands [Read More...]
Paper about automatic labeling in IJDL
Our paper  “Evaluating Unsupervised Thesaurus-based Labeling of Audiovisual Content in an Archive Production Environment” was accepted for publication in the International Journal on Digital Libraries (IJDL). This paper, co-authored with Roeland Ordelman and Josefien Schuurman reports on a series of information [Read More...]
Paper about automatic labeling in IJDL
Our paper  “Evaluating Unsupervised Thesaurus-based Labeling of Audiovisual Content in an Archive Production Environment” was accepted for publication in the International Journal on Digital Libraries (IJDL). This paper, co-authored with Roeland Ordelman and Josefien Schuurman reports on a series of information [Read More...]
One-off lecture Social Web
Around 40 students joined this year’s “bachelor’s for a day” for the VU IMM programme this year. As in previous years, I give a 45 minute lecture and construct a hands-on session around “The Social Web”. Each [Read More...]