Research visit by Gerhard van Huyssteen


Prof. Gerhard van Huyssteen (North-West University, South-Africa) is on a three-week research visit at CLiPS to work with Prof. Walter Daelemans and Ben Verhoeven on the AuCoPro project.

Positive research evaluation for CLiPS.

In a recent research evaluation, CLiPS received very high marks: three times the maximum score of 5 (excellent) for scientific quality, productivity and relevance, and a high score of 4.5 (very good - excellent) for viability.

Poster by Vincent Van Asch at Benelearn 2013


International conference ‘Variation within and across Jewish Languages’

International conference ‘Variation within and across Jewish Languages’
26-28 June, 2013
Hof van Liere, University of Antwerp
Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerpen

The conference aims to bring together scholars who work on linguistic aspects of Jewish languages with the focus on domains such as linguistic structure, language variation, language change (dialectology and diachr

Guest lecture on personality and deception in text

On April 18-19, Walter Daelemans will be giving a guest lecture on personality and deception in text at CSIR and at the North-West University in South Africa.

CLiPS Colloquium by Tim Van de Cruys

On Tuesday 14 May 2013, we organize a CLiPS colloquium sponsored by W.O.G.

The Nijmegen Spring School in eHumanities

The Nijmegen Spring School in eHumanities, organized by Mike Kestemont and Marten Düring, will take place from April 3rd to April 5th at the Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen.

JBC sells shirts designed by Tom De Smedt

Today, Belgian clothing store JBC presents a new set of children's t-shirts with prints inspired by nanotechnology. The initiative came from Imec (European Institute for nanotechnology).

Participation in shared task on personality recognition

Ben Verhoeven, Walter Daelemans and Tom De Smedt teamed up to participate in the shared task on computational personality recognition (WCPR13) that is connected as a workshop to the 2013 ICWSM conference.

Walter Daelemans keynote speaker at CIC-Ling 2013

Today, March 26th 2013, Walter Daelemans is keynote speaker at the 2013 CIC-Ling conference in Samos, Greece.