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PROSECCO seeks to promote public engagement with the concepts and products of Computational Creativity. This engagement can take the form of public exhibitions of computer-generated art and other outputs, book launches and book readings, seminars, talks and so on.



Brain poetry exhibited at the Frankfurt International Book Fair
Frankfurt, October 8, 2014 to October 12, 2014

Brain Poetry is an illustration of computational creativity in the form of an artistic installation. It is a poetry generator that produces poetry from the user's brainwaves. The technology behind the artwork is based on computational...

CoSECiVi 2014
Barcelona, Spain, June 24, 2014

The PROSECCO Network sponsors CoSECiVi 2014, the First Spanish Conference on Videogame Science.

Games and Computational Creativity

Computer games have for decades benefited from being a meeting point for both technology and the arts. The medium is both a producer and a consumer of the latest scientific innovations, while simultaneously...

2015 PROSECCO Code Camp on Computational Creativity
Coimbra, Portugal, January 12, 2015 to January 15, 2015

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CC Tutorial, Scholarships available
Ljubljana, June 9, 2014

The 5th International Conference on Computational Creativity (ICCC-2014) will be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia from June 10 to June 13, 2014. 

The conference promises to be jam-packed with CC-related talks and activities, including art exhibitions and a lively social programme.

In addition, on the afternoon of June 9th, a tutorial...

@MetaphorMagnet -- Engaging with the World using Creative twitterbots
Twittersphere, May 1, 2014

Computational Creativity on Twitter

Twitter is the ideal midwife for pushing the products of true computational creativity -- such as  metaphors, jokes, aphorisms and story pitches -- into the world. A new twitterbot named Metaphor Is My Business...

Introductory video lectures for Computational Creativity
Porvoo, Finland, January 27, 2014

The PROSECCO network is proud to announce the availability of 20+ hours of public video lectures on Computational Creativity. The lectures are introductory in nature and they are aimed at students and researchers who are interested in getting an overview of the field and the various research issues within it. The lectures cover a large spectrum of Computational Creativity topics from theory...

Keynote talk on Creative Computers and Data Mining at the Discovery Science and Algorithmic Learning Theory conferences
Singapore, October 9, 2013

The interest into computational creativity research increases among computer scientists, as evidenced by the invitation of Prosecco partner Hannu Toivonen to give a plenary talk in the Discovery Science conference, shared with the...

The Times, Jan 22, 2014: "The academic who wants to autocorrect our sense of humour"
London, UK, January 22, 2014

The Times published a story on computer generated humor, a subfield of computational creativity. The story was based on an interview of Prosecco partner Hannu Toivonen and on a scientific publication of his research group, on intentionally funny autocorrect mistakes.

The First Annual Contact Forum of the PROSECCO network
Madrid (El Escorial), February 21, 2014 to February 23, 2014

The First Annual Contact Forum of the PROSECCO network will be held in El Escorial, Madrid from February 21-23 inclusive. The forum will bring together international researchers whose work can inform CC research and be informed in turn by ongoing...

Plenary Talk on Computational Creativity
Salamanca, Spain, May 24, 2013

The Plenary Speech of the 2013 edition of the International Symposium on Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence, a colocated event in the PAAMS'2013 Conference, was entitled "Computational Creativity: Distributed Approaches" and made by Amilcar Cardoso, University of Coimbra. The talk comprised an overview of current research in the area, illustrated by the presentation and...