QCRI is an energetic research lab providing a great opportunity for starting a new line of research. Also, Doha is a city full of adventurers.
At QCRI, Carlos focuses on the interaction of traditional news and social media news, and on mining social media for emergency response during natural and man-made disasters.
Before joining QCRI, Carlos worked for 6 years at Yahoo! Research, mining contents, links, and user behavior on the web.
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It has been 20 years since political scientist Samuel P. Huntington published his influential “Clash of Civilizations” prediction that cultural differences and “fault lines between civilizations will...
Tim Berners Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, will deliver a talk in Doha about the future of the Web.
QCRI's Dr. Halima Bensmail, Computational Science and Engineering, will be a keynote speaker at this event.
Joint Boeing and QCRI research symposium to highlight new approaches to valuable data extraction
The Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference (ARC ’13) will bring together distinguished researchers and experts to discuss the growing dependence on computing and networking technologies by the world’s economies, and the unprecedented security concerns and risk this has to a nation’s cyber infrastructure. For the first time at the annual conference, organised by Qatar Foundation Research and Development (QF R&D), cyber security as a large-scale research challenge will be addressed in-depth through discussions and debates on risks, emerging threats and opportunities.