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Ph.D. Candidate Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning

Shaheen Syed presented at KDIR 2016, Porto

2021-01-19T09:29:04+00:00November 10th, 2016|

Today our ESR Shaheen Syed presented his paper "Bootstrapping a Semantic Lexicon on Verb Similarities" at the 8th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval, held in Porto, Portugal. His paper is co-authored by Melania Borit, the SAF21 project coordinator, and Marco Spruit from Utrecht University. His research proposes a new algorithm to create [...]

SAF21 gather for third network meeting in Utrecht

2021-01-19T09:29:04+00:00October 26th, 2016|

The whole SAF21 network is gathered for a meeting in Utrecht today, the 26th of October 2016. The ESRs and seniors have been joined by the project’s partner organisations and external evaluators for a progress and networking meeting. The external advisory panel is making sure that the project is progressing according to plan, and consisted of [...]

SAF21 attend marine science conference in Riga

2021-01-19T09:29:04+00:00September 23rd, 2016|

Four members of the SAF21 team have been attending the Annual Science Conference hosted by the International Council for the Exploration of the Seas in Riga, Latvia (19-23 September 2016). They are Charlotte Weber, Ixai Salvo, and Rannvá Danielsen – all PhD candidates in the project – and Alexander Holdgate, who is an intern. Ixai presented [...]

SAF21 Researchers visit MSCA – Manchester

2021-01-19T09:29:04+00:00August 10th, 2016|

On 28-29 July 2016, Charlotte Weber, Luz Molina, Lia ní Aodha and Shaheen Syed attended the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) conference at EuroScience Forum 2016. The two-day satellite conference was held at Manchester University coinciding with ESOF 2016. The conference discussed issues related to society, public engagement, ethics, open access publication, gender dimension, H2020 grant writing [...]

My Secondment at UiT (Arctic University of Norway)

2021-01-19T09:29:04+00:00May 28th, 2016|

By Shaheen Syed, Coming from a pure computer science background and having worked as a software developer in the industry for quite some time, I really wanted to gain some knowledge on fisheries. As my Ph.D. tries to blend computer science, and more specifically text analytics with fisheries, going to UiT was the logical choice. This [...]

SAF21 ESR meets the Galician fisheries sector

2021-01-19T09:29:04+00:00May 3rd, 2016|

SAF21 will attend today and tomorrow the meeting of the Galician fisheries sector where representatives are gathering to discuss the future of Galician fisheries in the context of relative stability: Relative Stability**, a “permanent” share decided based on the fishing history of EU member states, is not something new but is has been always something difficult [...]

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