Freyja van den Boom

FutureTDM at Creative Commons Global Summit

We were very pleased that our FutureTDM session proposal was accepted for the 2017 Creative Commons Global Summit.This years summit took place in April...
Michele De Rosa

BONSAI your data and allow them to be mined

The debate on the European Union (EU) regulation of text and data mining (TDM) has been animated by the draft reform proposed by the...
STPI - NARLabs

Open Data and TDM in Taiwan

FutureTDM recently met with Taiwan based NARLabs, a non-profit institute combining a number of national laboratories working on key technologies. We talked about the...
OpenMinteD

Text and data mining in history

Joris van Eijnatten is professor of cultural history at Utrecht University, The Netherlands. He has a fascination for numbers that not many historians have....
Donat Agosti

Copyright and the Use of Images as Biodiversity Data

We live in a visual world – but when TDM is discussed, images are rarely mentioned. This is astonishing for taxonomy, the science of...
Freyja van den Boom

OGP Global summit: ‘Mine The Government’

During the fourth OGP Global Summit 2016 conference held in December this year, FutureTDM together with Open Knowledge International was selected to hold a...
Freyja van den Boom

CPDP2017: The age of Intelligent Machines

Text and Data mining is an increasingly powerful and efficient tool for linking and analysis of large amounts of data. This in combination with...
OpenMinteD

White Paper on Community Requirements for Text and Data Mining

Text and data mining is important to different scientific communities, but what do these different user communities need to mine succesfully?  One of the...
ContentMine

ContentMine: A Practical Exploration of Mining the Scientific Literature

One of the clear results emerging from the recent FutureTDM Knowledge Cafe series is the low level of awareness among researchers about what text...
ContentMine

TDM and ContentMine: Barriers and Enablers of TDM

What is ContentMine?ContentMine is a non-profit organisation founded by Dr Peter Murray-Rust, a chemist, molecular informatician and advocate for open science. Murray-Rust faced barriers...