I serve as computer-nerd in the Dutch educational TV show ‘Klokhuis’ tomorrow. Topic of the show will be the ‘Computer Brain’, the broadcast will happen on Tuesday May 13 at 18:23 on Ned. 3. You have been warned…
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Congratulations to dr. Xirong Li for receiving the SIGMM Award for Outstanding PhD Thesis in Multimedia Computing, Communications and Applications 2013. The committee considered Xirong’s dissertation titled “Content-based visual search learned from social media” as worthy of the award as … Continue reading
Foto: Hilde de Wolf Fotografie.
Dr Cees Snoek of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has won the Netherlands Prize for ICT research 2012. The prizewinner also receives €50,000. Computer scientist Snoek leads a research team working on the development of a smart search engine for … Continue reading
As of today my website will be accessible from the personalized url: http://www.CeesSnoek.info
This week I learned that my PhD thesis, entitled “The Authoring Metaphor to Machine Understanding of Multimedia“, is still actively used for research purposes, but certainly not in the way it was intended ;) My office-mate Sander found a useful … Continue reading
A Wordle of all my publication title-words.