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Press release: new eScience project granted to Vossen

The Netherlands eScience Center is pleased to announce the initiation of six new projects in the areas of Environment and Sustainability, Life Sciences & eHealth, Humanities and Social Sciences and Physics and Beyond. The projects, scheduled to start in 2015, are collaborations with research teams from multiple Dutch academic groups and represent the latest step […]

Invited keynote talk @De Nederlandsche Bank (Dec. 18, 2014)


Piek Vossen is invited for a keynote talk at the Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), Amsterdam, December 18, 2014.


Mini-seminar “Disambiguating entities and their roles in texts based on background knowledge” (Dec.12, 2014)

We cordially invite you to our mini-seminar “Disambiguating entities and their roles in texts based on background knowledge ” in which we will present our Master’s thesis topics and the current/future work. It will take place on Friday, December 12 from 10:00 to 12:00 in room C-121 .

An array of text processing tools is […]

Summerschool Perspectives on Subjectivity (July 6-17, 2015)


Vossen and his team organize a summer school course on “Perspectives on Subjectivity“, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands from July 6-17, 2015.

Who should join this course?

Advanced Bachelor/ Master students of Linguistics (theoretical, applied or computational), Artificial Intelligence and Journalism, and others interested in cultural perspectives in communication.

Course content

Welcome […]

Release first version of the Open Dutch Wordnet (ODWN)





I am very pleased to announce the release of the first version of the open Dutch Wordnet. All comments and help are welcome.

Open Source Dutch WordNet is a Dutch lexical semantic database. It was created by removing the proprietary content from Cornetto, and by using open source resources […]