Monthly Archives: May 2014

Trip Report: ESWC 2014

I seem to be a regular attendee of the Extended Semantic Web Conference series (2013 trip report). This year ESWC was back in Crete, which means that you can get photos like the one below taken to make your colleagues jealous:  

Posted in Paul Groth, Staff Blogs

Trip Report: ESWC 2014

I seem to be a regular attendee of the Extended Semantic Web Conference series (2013 trip report). This year ESWC was back in Crete, which means that you can get photos like the below taken to make your colleagues jealous:   As

Posted in Paul Groth, Staff Blogs

Crowds & Niches Teaching Machines to Diagnose

Today at the NLeSc, during the “De Geest Uit De Fles” event six new projects kick off their research in the area of eHumanities. As part of this, the Crowd-Watson project team will collaborate with NleSC researchers in the coming

Posted in CrowdTruth, Events

Final ViSTA-TV Coding Camp: demos, evaluations and a lot of ideas for the future…

The final ViSTA-TV coding camp is about to end soon. We prepared the final showcase and the demos for the review meeting. The recommendations team continued producing new exciting research results. Now that the project is ending soon, we also

Posted in Projects, ViSTA-TV

Successful VU symposium puts ICT4D in perspective

On 16 May 2014, the symposium “Perspectives on ICT for Development” (ICT4D) was held at VU University Amsterdam. The event featured international speakers from different backgrounds, who were asked to present their perspective on the principles, practice and scientific background

Posted in Staff Blogs, Victor de Boer

Successful VU symposium puts ICT4D in perspective

On 16 May 2014, the symposium “Perspectives on ICT for Development” (ICT4D) was held at VU University Amsterdam. The event featured international speakers from different backgrounds, who were asked to present their perspective on the principles, practice and scientific background

Posted in Staff Blogs, Victor de Boer

Succesful VU symposium puts ICT4D in perspective

On 16 May 2014, the symposium “Perspectives on ICT for Development” (ICT4D) was held at VU University Amsterdam. The event featured international speakers from different backgrounds, who were asked to present their perspective on the principles, practice and scientific background

Posted in Staff Blogs, Victor de Boer

Final ViSTA-TV Coding Camp Started at Dortmund

Today the final ViSTA-TV coding camp starts at Dortmund. We will finalize the platform and perform final evaluations. Stay tuned for some exciting demonstrators which will show the full power of the ViSTA-TV platform. Source: ViSTA-TV

Posted in Projects, ViSTA-TV

ICT4D Symposium LiveStream and trailer

Registrations for friday’s symposium  “Perspectives on ICT4D”  are coming in nicely. FOr those who will not be able to attend, the event will be live-streamed at http://tinyurl.com/ict4dsymposium from 10AM CET . We even have a trailer for this: Source: VIDEBO

Posted in Staff Blogs, Victor de Boer

Call for Participation published!

The call for participation for our first creative camp is online! The first camp will be held 6-10 October at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision in Hilversum, the Netherlands. We will offer bursaries to all participants to cover

Posted in Projects