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Collective Intelligence 2017 – Trip Report

On June 15-16 the Collective Intelligence conference took place at New York University. The CrowdTruth team was present with Lora Aroyo, Chris Welty and Benjamin Timmermans. Together with Anca Dumitrache and Oana Inel we published a total of six papers

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ControCurator paper on Understanding Controversy accepted at Collective Intelligence

Our ControCurator paper abstract titled “ControCurator: Understanding Controversy Using Collective Intelligence” has been accepted at Collective Intelligence 2017. In this paper we describe the aspects of controversy: the time-persistence, emotion, multiple actors, polarity and openness. Using crowdsourcing, the ControCurator dataset

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ControCurator demonstration at ICT Open 2017

Our demo of ControCurator titled “ControCurator: Human-Machine Framework For Identifying Controversy” will be shown at ICT Open 2017. In this demo the ControCurator human-machine framework for identifying controversy in multimodal data is shown. The goal of ControCurator is to enable

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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 – 14:45 15:00 –

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