Category Archives: Visits

Incoming visit of DFKI researcher

Syed Saqib Bukhari, senior researcher at the Multimedia Analysis and Data Mining (MADM) competence center of DFKI visited Athena ILSP in 11-12 May 2015. He gave a presentation with the title “Ocropus ++”, an advanced version of Ocropus, a world class text line recognition engine which is based on LTSM model. The presentation highlighted some of [...]

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Visit from OFAI researchers

On 7-8 May 2015, Martin Gasser and jan Schulter, researchers at OFAI, visited ILSP/Athena RIC. Martin Gasser gave a presentation with the title “Applications of Score Performance Matching Technology”. The presentation focussed on the aligment of audio data to the score which is a central problem when studying different performances of classical music pieces. He [...]

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Incoming visits: Centre for English Corpus Lingustics (CECL)

Sylviane Granger from the Centre for English Corpus Lingustics  (CECL) was invited to present a talk at the “Learner Corpora for less commonly taught languages: Design, processing and prospects for Second Language Acquisition and Education” organized by ILSP. The talk title was”Towards more and better learner corpora for educational applications”. The host researcher was Maria [...]

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A Visit to UPEM, the Universite Paris- Est Marne la Vallee

Dr. Angeliki Fotopoulou, Director of Research at ILSP, visited the Universite Paris- Est Marne la Vallee and extended collaboration on the areas of: frozen expressions with light verb, properties documentation, degree of fixity on verbal expressions and emotions. In collaboration with Prof. P. Kyriakopoulou they continued the elaboration of a Sentiments Grammar in a Unitex [...]

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A short visit to OFAI

The aim this 3 month visit was the knowhow transfer from OFAI to ILSP in the field of Music Information Retrieval as well as establishing a closer research collaboration between Institutes. More specifically, visiting researcher (Aggelos Gkiokas) will collaborate with OFAI’s research team for rhythm analysis tasks by investigating new techniques, which can be listed [...]

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A visit to the the Intelligent Music Processing and Machine Learning Group of the Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI)

Assistant Researcher Angelos Gkiokas from the ILSP visited for three months the Intelligent Music Processing and Machine Learning Group of the Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI). The aim was the knowhow transfer from OFAI to ILSP in the field of Music Information Retrieval as well as establishing a closer research collaboration between institutes. [...]

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Short-term incoming visit from IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI groups

During this follow up visit of Marcus Liwicki from IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI groups, the following were presented (i) IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI’s  current research activities, (ii) follow up of Fotini Simistira’s technology and know-how transfer on-site visit at IUPR/UK and MADM/DFKI, and (iii) exchange of ideas for possible collaborations in forthcoming calls, e.g. HORIZON 2020. Marcus [...]

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Short-term incoming visit from researchers of the Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée LIGM

Matthieu Constant gave a talk on December 12 on the integration of Multiword Expression recognition in statistical syntactic parser, focusing on the description of various integration strategies (attached presentation). He worked with Dr Aggeliki Fotopoulou on the lexical and semantic classification of multiword expressions, focusing on the detection of the continuum between almost free expressions [...]

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Short term visit to the Image Understanding Pattern Recognition Research (IUPR) at the University of Kaiserslautern

This will be the first visit of ILSP’s researchers to IUPR, for which it has been planned the presentation of the following: (i) IUPR and ILSP’s activities in general, (ii) selected national and EU funded R&D projects undertaken by IUPR and ILSP, (iii) exchange of ideas for possible collaborations in forthcoming calls, e.g. HORIZON 2020and [...]

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The Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics at the Colloquim on Learner Corpora organized by ILSP

Jirka Hana, senior researcher at the Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics (Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague), was invited to present a talk at the Colloquim on Learner Corpora organized by ILSP. The aim of this Colloquium was to examine and reflect on concepts, principles and perspectives of Learner Corpus research [...]

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