Project Information

AMiCA is an IWT, SBO (Strategic Basic Research) funded pre-project with a societal valorization goal. It is a one-year project preparing a full SBO project proposal.

The project aims to mine relevant website resources (blogs, chat rooms, and social networks), and collect, analyse, and integrate large amounts of subjective information using text and image analysis with the ultimate goal of tracing harmful content in an automatic way.

Start date: 1 October 2010

Project Partners


Brainstorm session at Lindner Hotel & City Lounge, 18 October 2010. [more info]
Report, slides, and programme can be seen here (members-only)
(For login details, contact Kim Luyckx)


Walter Daelemans
CLiPS research center, Computational Linguistics group
University of Antwerp
Lange Winkelstraat 40-42, Room 203
B-2000 Antwerpen, Belgium

Tel. (+32) (0)3 265 52 22
Fax (+32) (0)3 265 58 98