A Tribute to Karen Spärck Jones
The University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory and Wolfson College, Cambridge organised a meeting as a tribute to Professor Karen Spärck Jones, who died on 4 April 2007.
The event was held on Wednesday 4 July 2007, and included lunch in Wolfson College, followed by an afternoon of short talks covering the work and achievements of Professor Karen Spärck Jones, held at the Computer Laboratory.
|12:30||Lunch in Wolfson College|
|14:00||Bus leaves to Computer Laboratory (talks in LT1)|
|14:30||Professor Andy Hopper, Head of the Computer Laboratory|
|14:45||Professor Martin Kay, Department of Linguistics, Stanford University|
|15:15||Professor Stephen Robertson, Microsoft Research, Cambridge|
|15:40||Rachel Hand, Curatorial Assistant for Anthropology, Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology|
|15:55||Break (tea and coffee served)|
|16:20||Professor Wendy Hall, School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton|
|16:35||Professor Stephen Pulman, Computing Laboratory, University of Oxford|
|17:05||Professor Yorick Wilks, Department of Computer Science, University of Sheffield|
|17:35||Dr David Hartley, formerly Director of the Cambridge University Computing Service|