CLiPS at IWCS 2013


Ben Verhoeven is headed to Potsdam, Germany, where he will be presenting a paper on the annotation of compound semantics at the ISA-9 Workshop on Interoperable Semantic Annotation. This workshop will be held on March 19-20, in conjunction with IWCS 2013.

ENM Research Seminar by Walter Daelemans

Today (March 15th), Walter Daelemans is presenting a talk on "Applications of text analytics in social media" in the context of an ENM Research Seminar. The seminar will take place in room A.108 (Prinsstraat 13, Antwerp) from 12h to 13h.

CLiPS colloquium talk by Koenraad De Smedt

On Friday 8 March 2013, we organize a CLiPS colloquium with Koenraad De Smedt as invited speaker -- abstract and registration

Mike Kestemont on "computation in style"

Mike Kestemont will be giving a presentation titled "Computation in style. Linguistic authorship attribution in historic and modern texts" at the WIS (Wetenschappelijk Interdisciplinair Seminarie) on February 20th, 2013.

Mike Kestemont on "Serendipity by Stylometry"

Mike Kestemont will give a presentation called Serendipiteit in de wetenschap: kan de stylometrie dit afdwingen?

New colloquium: The Creative Web (by Tony Veale)

Tony Vaele will be giving a colloquium talk on The Creative Web: Computational Creativity as a Web-Service on January 31st at the University of Antwerp. The colloquium will start at 2pm in room A206. You are all invited to attend this lecture.


CLiPS was strongly represented at this year's CLIN, the Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands conference in Enschede, The Netherlands.

Modeling Creativity: Case Studies in Python

Tom De Smedt will be defending his PhD dissertation "Modeling Creativity: Case Studies in Python" on February 1st, 2013. Tom's defense will be the culmination of years of research that sparked a wide range of interesting papers and resulted in a suite of useful software tools.

CLiPS participates in the Flemish Science Week

Running from November 19th to November 23rd, the Flemish Science Week is an initiative that encourages teenagers to learn about science and scientific research. On November 20th, CLiPS is organizing an interactive session introducing some of our more interesting research subjects. on television

Researchers from the University of Antwerp  Enric Junqué de Fortuny (Applied Data Mining)  and Tom De Smedt (CLiPS) were interviewed for television by ATV.