Program | Abstracts

Room C 186, Ruth First Room, Cobbenhagen Building (C), Tilburg University Campus

9.30 - 10.00 Coffee
10.00 - 11.00 Eduard Hovy (Information Sciences Institute of the University of Southern California, Marina del Rey, CA, U.S.A.)
    Learning by Reading: From Information Extraction to Machine Reading
11.00 - 11.15 Coffee break
11.15 - 12.15 Piek Vossen (Computational Lexicology and Terminology Lab, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
    KYOTO: A Community Platform for Knowledge Modeling and Text Mining
12.15 Closing, Sandwiches, Break
14.00 - 15.00 Ph.D. thesis defense of Marieke van Erp,

Call for participation

The ILK Research group of the Tilburg centre for Cognition and Communication (School of Humanities, Tilburg University) and SIKS, the Netherlands School for Information and Knowledge Systems, kindly invite you to participate in the Text Mining in the Real World symposium.

The symposium is held in advance of the public defense of the Ph.D. thesis of Marieke van Erp entitled Accessing Natural History: Discoveries in Data Cleaning, Structuring, and Retrieval. The symposium marks the end of the Ph.D. project of Marieke van Erp within the MITCH project, an NWO CATCH project jointly carried out with Naturalis Research in Leiden, The Netherlands.

Entrance is free. We kindly ask you to register by sending an email to stating that you wish to participate, before June 23, 2010.



For travelling directions to Tilburg University, see this page (English version). The workshop is held in the Ruth First zaal, room C 186, on the first floor of the Cobbenhagen building, the building "C" on this map.


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