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Sina Institute organized the 3rd Palestinian Symposium on Computational Linguistics and Arabic Content, iArabic

Sina Institute organized the 3rd Palestinian Symposium on Computational Linguistics and Arabic Content, iArabic1

English | عربي Sina Institute for Knowledge Management and Arabic Technologies organized the 3rd Palestinian Symposium on Computational Linguistics and Arabic Content, iArabic, on April 12th. Dr Safa’a Nasser Eldin, the minister of the Palestinian Telecommunication and Information Technology Ministry, inaugurated … Read more »


Sina Institute organized a workshop on proposal writing skills and The European Horizon 2020 Program

English | عربي Sina Institute for Knowledge Engineering  and Arabic Technologies organized a workshop on proposal writing skills and the new European research funding program, Horizon 2020, on Wednesday April 2nd. The workshop was presented by highly experienced professionals in managing … Read more »


Master Thesis defended Birzeit University on Constructing the Top Levels of the Arabic Ontology.

  English | عربي A master thesis “On Constructing the top levels of the Arabic Ontology” was defended in Thursday (13/2/2014) by Ms. Rana Rishmawi, which was under the supervision of Dr. Mustafa Jarrar, and committee members Dr. Bassem Sayrafi, … Read more »


Sina Institute Organized a Discussion Panel on Cross-Lingual Mapping Semantics at the 7th Global WordNet conference, in Tartu, Estonia

Sina Institute Organized a Discussion Panel on Cross-Lingual Mapping Semantics at the 7th Global WordNet conference, in Tartu, Estonia1

Sina Institute, in cooperation with its SIERA partners (Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences (BBAW) and University of Milano-Bicocca (UniMiB)) have organized a discussion panel on Cross-Lingual Mapping Semantics at the 7th Global WordNet conference, in Tartu, Estonia in January 25th, 2014. … Read more »


Google’s Director of Arabic localization Visiting Birzeit University

Google’s Director of Arabic localization Visiting Birzeit University1

English | عربي The director of language services and Arabic localization at Google, Dr. Fayeq Owies, visited Birzeit University to give a lecture on the Arabic digital content, and discuss possible joint cooperation with Sina Institute for Knowledge Engineering and Arabic … Read more »


Interview with Dr. Mustafa Jarrar about the Arabic Ontology Project

Interview with Dr. Mustafa Jarrar about the Arabic Ontology Project 1

Ms. Iman Daloul – a researcher from the Islamic University  - Gaza , conducted an interview with Dr. Mustafa Jarrar, the director of Sina Institute – Birzeit University about the Arabic Ontology project حوار مسجّل مع الدّكتور مصطفى جرّار حول … Read more »


Birzeit University won an EU-FP7 project in ICT Industry

Birzeit University won an EU-FP7 project in ICT Industry1

English | عربي Sina Institute for Knowledge Engineering and Arabic Technologies at Birzeit University has recently won an EU-FP7 funded project, called MOSAIC, which aims to find areas of cooperation between the ICT industries in the Mediterranean and European countries, … Read more »


Sina Institute in Jordan for Cooperation with GIZ -linking the ArabicOntology and ArabTerm

Sina Institute in Jordan for Cooperation with GIZ -linking the ArabicOntology and ArabTerm1

English | عربي Sina Institute for Knowledge Engineering and Arabic Technologies at Birzeit University was invited for a workshop in Amman (15-16/9/2103) to find synergies between Sina’s SIERA and Arabic Ontology projects and GIZ’s Arabterm project that is hosted at … Read more »


Sina Institute Participated in the “Palestine for European Research Area” Conference

Sina Institute Participated in the “Palestine for European Research Area” Conference1

English | عربي A team from Sina Institute for Knowledge Engineering and Arabic Technologies at Birzeit University has participated in the final conference of the EU-FP7 funded project PERA (Palestine for European Research Area), which was organized by Palestine Technical … Read more »


At eAGE’12 conference in Dubai: Europe-Palestine Research Cooperation – Ongoing Projects at Sina Institute at Birzeit University

At eAGE’12 conference in Dubai: Europe-Palestine Research Cooperation – Ongoing Projects at Sina Institute at Birzeit University1

Sina Institute was invited to present its EU cooperation, during December 12-13, 2012, at the 2nd International conference on Integrating Arab e-Infrastructure in a Global Environment (eAGE’12), held at Zayed University, Dubai, and organized by the Arab States Research and … Read more »