The first workshop of the project Artificial Intelligence Models (Deep Learning) Applied in the Analysis of Old Romanian Language (DeLORo – Deep Learning for Old Romanian), proiect code: PN-III-P2-2.1-PED-2019-3952, running time: 23 October 2020 – 22 October 2022.

Invited speakers

Ioannis PRATIKAKIS – Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace – Accessing Greek Historical handwritten documents using the μDoc.tS platform
Ivan Koychev, Angel Beshirov and Suzan Hadzhieva – Sofia University – A Novel Search Engine for Bulgarian Historical Documents

Content and members

The workshop will present the achievements done during the first year of the project and the plan to be followed in its second year. The consortium of the project includes computer scientists and linguists from the following entities:
  • Institute of Computer Science, Iași branch of the Romanian Academy (ARFI-IIT),
  • “Alexandru Philippide” Institute of Philology, Iași branch of the Romanian Academy (ARFI-IFRI),
  • Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Bucharest (UB-FMI),
  • Department of Letters, “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iași (UAIC-Letters),
  • Department of Computer Science, “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iași (UAIC-FII),


as well as external collaborators from the Library of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest (BAR).  
Expected attendees
In presentations and free discussions will participate 
the active members:

and the externals:

  • Gabriela Dumitrescu (BAR)
  • Marilena Bănică (BAR)

but the workshop is open to anyone interested to find out about modern approaches in automatic interpretation and search of old documents, about dedicated front-ends and technologies or who want to join us as volunteer collaborators in the near future.

The organisers from ARFI-IIT & ARFI-IFRI welcome you all!