06.07.21 | Congratulations to our newest doctor Enrique Manjavacas Arévalo

Our colleague Enrique Manjavacas Arévalo successfully defended his PhD thesis on a stunning mix of modern computational approaches applied on the literary "intertextuality" of Medieval religious (Latin) writings. Congratulations dr. Manjavacas!

VaccinChat: a Dutch chatbot on Covid-19 vaccination

CLiPS launches VaccinChat, a Dutch chatbot that answers your questions related to Covid-19 vaccines and the Flemish vaccination campaign. Go and try it out at vaccinchat.be.

Welcome to Jens Van Nooten, our new doctoral student at CLiPS

Before joining the CLiPS research team, Jens obtained a master’s degree in computational psycholinguistics and a bachelor’s degree in linguistics & literature (German-English) at the University of Antwerp. At CLiPS, he will be investigating the application of state of the art NLP methods in the context of e-tendering and monitoring of vaccine-related messages on social media.

12.03.21 | Congratulations to our newest doctor Madhumita Sushil

Our member Madhumita Sushil successfully defended her PhD on ‘Exploring and Understanding Neural Models for Clinical Tasks’.

Welcome to Andriy Kosar, our new doctoral student at CLiPS

​His research focuses on possible improvements of topic modeling with neural embeddings.

Before joining us, Andriy received a Master's degree in Artificial Intelligence from KU Leuven with a specialty in Speech and Language Technologies. He has over ten years of experience in commercial software development, mainly helping businesses designing software solutions. During his IT career, he also obtained an MBA.