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Workshop: Andrew Janco, "Named Entity Linking with spaCy and TEI"

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
REEEC; School of Information Sciences
Location
341 School of Information Sciences (501 E. Daniel St., Champaign, IL 61820)
Date
Feb 27, 2020   11:15 am - 12:30 pm  
Speaker
Andrew Janco (Digital Scholarship Librarian, Haverford College)
Cost
Free and open to the public.
Contact
REEEC
E-Mail
reec@illinois.edu
Phone
217-333-1244
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Originating Calendar
Russian, E. European & Eurasian Center: Conference & Workshops

Andrew Janco is a Digital Scholarship Librarian at Haverford College. He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Chicago and held post-docs at the University of Chicago's Pozen Family Center for Human Rights and the Human Rights Institute at the University of Connecticut. He recently completed his M.S. in Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

 

Dr. Janco has a passion for inquiry-driven and community-engaged digital projects. He is one of the lead developers working on a digital archive and research application for the Groupo de Apoyo Mutuo; Guatemala's oldest human rights organization. He also works on applied machine learning for Humanities and Social Science research.  

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