Monthly Archives: March 2017

Web and Media at ICT.OPEN2017

On 21 and 22 March, researchers from VU’s Web and Media group attended ICT.OPEN, the principal ICT research conference in the Netherlands. Here over 500 scientists from all ICT research disciplines & interested researchers from industry come together to learn

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IBM Ph.D. Fellowship 2017-2018

Oana Inel received for the second time the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship. Her research topic focuses on data enrichment with events and event-related entities, by combining the computer power with the crowd potential to identify their relevant dimension, granularity and perspective.

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Hands on BDE Health at ICT.OPEN 2017

Last week, BigDataEurope was present at the principal ICT research conference in the Netherlands, ICT.OPEN, where over 500 scientists from all ICT research disciplines & interested researchers from industry come together to learn from each other, share ideas and network. This is

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SIRUP@IUI2017

On March 14th, I presented a paper about the SIRUP project at IUI’17. IUI stays for Intelligent User Interface, and it is an international conference where the Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) community meets the Artificial Intelligence (AI) community. It is a highly competitive

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Genuine Semantic Publishing

Here you can find the slides for my talk at ICT Open 2017:

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DIVE+ @ ICTOPEN2017

The DIVE+ team is present on the 21st and 22nd of March at the ICTOpen 2017 conference to present and showcase the latest developments of the tool. As part of the latest developments, DIVE+ is also integrated in the CLARIAH

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Relation Extraction at Collective Intelligence 2017

We are happy to announce that our project exploring relation extraction from natural language has 2 extended abstracts accepted at the Collective Intelligence conference this summer! Here are the papers: Crowdsourcing Ambiguity-Aware Ground Truth: we apply the CrowdTruth methodology to

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Big Data Europe Youtube channel

For those curious about the Big Data Europe technology stack and who rather view videos than read descriptions and documentation, we have started a youtube video channel where BDE researchers explain the how, why and what of the BDE stack.

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Paper Accepted at IFIPTM 2017

Our paper “Social Network Analysis for Trust Prediction” by Davide Ceolin and Simone Potenza of KonnketID has been accepted at the IFIP Trust Management Conference 2017. This paper is the result of a Network Institute Voucher to establish a collaboration

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Linkflows Kick-off meeting

On February 24th 2017 the Kick-off meeting for the Linkflows project took place. The meeting was hosted by Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. During this meeting, the partners involved in the project were introduced. Linkflows is an innovation PhD project with two external contributors that

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