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At the 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics COLING-2014), held in Dublin this August, a paper on collective annotation by ILLC researchers and Master of Logic students Ciyang Qing, Ulle Endriss, Raquel Fernández and Justin Kruger received an honourable mention from the IBM Best Paper Awards Committee. It was one of only four shortlisted papers, out of a total of around 700 submissions.
For an informal introduction to this line of research, have a look at the blog post available at http://tinyurl.com/ca-coling
The Governing Body of the College of Corpus Christi and the Blessed Virgin Mary of the University of Cambridge elected Benedikt Löwe as a Visiting Fellow for the calendar year 2015. During 2015, Benedikt will return to the Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences as Principal Organiser of the four-month research programme Mathematical, Foundational and Computational Aspects of the Higher Infinite where he will also be a Simons Foundation Fellow.