September 27 – October 2 , 2020, Dagstuhl Seminar 20401

CANCELLED Computational Approaches for Digitized Historical Newspapers

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this seminar was cancelled.


Antoine Doucet (University of La Rochelle, FR), Marten Düring (University of Luxembourg, LU), Maud Ehrmann (EPFL - Lausanne, CH), Clemens Neudecker (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, DE)

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Shida Kunz for scientific matters


  • Data Bases / Information Retrieval
  • Society / Human-computer Interaction
  • Software Engineering


  • Natural language processing
  • Document structure and layout analysis
  • Information extraction
  • Digital history
  • Digital scholarship


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