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Best Student Paper Award at COMMA 2020

14.09.20. The paper "A Principle-Based Analysis of Weakly Admissible Semantics" by Jérémie Dauphin, Tjitze Rienstra and Leendert Van Der Torre won the best student paper award at the 8th International Conference on Computational Models of Argument (COMMA2020). [read more...]

Orientation material for incoming first-semester students of summer 2020

06.04.20. We provide the orientation material for the incoming first-semester students online. [read more...]

Successful dissertation by Daniel Janke at Institute WeST

12.02.20. On 31st January Daniel Dominik Janke, researcher at WeST, defended his dissertation. [read more...]

SIG@CHI2020: Challenges and Opportunities of Leveraging Intelligent Conversational Assistant to Improve the Well-being of Older Adults

06.02.20. Our Special Interest Group (SIG) at the CHI 2020 conference aims to discuss the use and benefits of these conversational digital assistants for the well being of older adults. [read more...]

Farewell to Professor Staab

03.02.20. The founder of our Institute for Web Science and Technologies, Prof. Dr. Steffen Staab, had led the institute for more than ten years. Starting this week, he will be no more the head of Institute WeST and professor at the University of Koblenz-Landau but become professor at the University of Stuttgart, Institute for Parallel and Distributed Systems, and forming a new research group about Analytic Computing. [read more...]

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