Friday, October 28, 2016
The Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC) is a research institute at the University of Amsterdam in which researchers from the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Humanities collaborate. Its central research area is the study of fundamental principles of encoding, transmission and comprehension of information. Research at ILLC is interdisciplinary, and aims at bringing together insights from various disciplines concerned with information and information processing, such as logic, mathematics, computer science, philosophy, linguistics, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, music cognition and musicology.
Deadline: 4 November 2016.
See for more information here.
Friday, October 14, 2016
|Foot-tapping shoe competition at the 1994 ICMC in Aarhus, Denmark.|
At an upcoming IEEE conference a similar challenge will be held. I'm quite exited about that. It is intriguing to see that a skill that is apparently so trivial for humans continues to be a challenge for machines (cf. Honing, 2013).
|A prototype tapping in the P.C.Hoofthuis at the |
University of Amsterdam in 1993.
March 5-9, 2017 - Final Competition at ICASSP 2017
Detailed information can be found here.
Honing, H. (2013) Musical Cognition. A Science of Listening. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers. ISBN 978-1-4128-4228-0.