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Human Data Science (HDS)


Raoul Schram: Machine learning on street view images to map green spaces and link it to health data.

Thursday 06/06/2019 at 15:00 in room B1.09     The next MSDSlab meeting will be on Thursday, June 6. In this workshop, dr. R.D. (Raoul) Schram will present his research on using machine learning techniques on street view images to map green spaces and link it to health data. This is an interesting topic from both a Machine…

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Shiva Nadi: Text Classification and Named Entity Recognition for Online News Data

Thursday 14/03/2019 at 15:00 in room B1.09   The next MSDSlab meetings will be on Thursday the 14th of March and will be presented by Shiva Nadi of Utrecht University.  She will  provide a brief overview of the work she is doing on text mining and present some of the challenges she is facing.   Abstract: Text Classification and…

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Franciska de Jong: Language as Social and Cultural Data

Thursday 13/12/2018 at 15:00 in room B1.09 Franciska’s presentation can be found here. The last MSDSlab meeting of 2018 will be presented by Franciska de Jong. Franciska is the Executive Director of CLARIN ERIC (Common LAnguage Resources and Technology INfrastructure) and  full professor of e-Research for the Humanties. Her research interest ar ein the field of access technology for digital libraries, text…

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Pim Huijnen: Opportunities and Challenges of Data-driven Approaches for the Study of Conceptual Change  

Thursday 15/11/2018 at 15:00 in room B1.09   Our next meeting will be on the 15th of November. For the second time this year a cultural historian will present a MSDSlab. This time, professor Pim Huijnen will elaborate on the use of semantic networks of words and present some of the data he is working with.   Abstract:  Opportunities…

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