Project partners, associated partners, networking partners and other stakeholders will come together in this hands-on workshop on state of the art refinement methods and quality assessment performed on the digitised newspaper content in the Europeana Newspapers Project. The workshop will engage the attendants through concept presentations and live demonstrations on Optical Character Recognition (OCR), Named Entity Recognition (NER), evaluation tools and ground truth for OCR and break-out sessions will provide a forum for the feedback and exchange of best-practices on these issues.
Do you work for a library, archive, university, app developing or refinement expert company interested in state of the art refinement and quality assessment to improve search and retrieve possibilities in historical digitised newspaper content?
Please join the Europeana Newspapers Project partners at the hands-on workshop on refinement and quality assessment hosted by the University Library “Svetozar Markovic” in Belgrade on 13-14th of June.
The workshop hosts a limited number of attendants, please register here: http://eurnews.eventbrite.com/
The agenda will be published shortly.