Between December 12–14, CANAL will take part in this year’s edition of the Computational Humanities Research (CHR) conference held in Antwerp, Belgium. During the conference two papers co-authored by members of the lab will be presented: ‘What Shall We Do With the Unseen Sailor? Estimating the Size of the Dutch East India Company Using an Unseen Species Model’ by Melvin Wevers, Folgert Karsdorp and Jelle van Lottum and The Computational Memorability of Iconic Images by Lisa Saleh and Nanne van Noord.

A full overview of the research presented at the conference is available in the CHR 2022 proceedings.