"Deception detection in science and police practices". Seminario a cargo de Tommaso Fornaciari

De Lunes, 23 Mayo, 2016 - 12:30 hasta Martes, 24 Mayo, 2016 - 14:30

Deception detection in science and police practices: from polygraph to NLP perspectives.

Seminario a cargo de Tommaso Fornaciari.

Días 23 y 24 de mayo de 2016, de 12.30 a 14.00

Facultad de Filología, Sala de Profesores

Organiza: Programa de doctorado Ciencia cognitiva y lenguaje - CLiC, Centre de Llenguatge i Computació


Tommaso Fornaciari is an Investigative Psychologist with the Italian National Police. Since obtaining his Ph.D. at the University of Trento, he has carried out research activities in forensic linguistics, publishing studies in which computational methods are employed with the aim of detecting deception in text and in transcripts of spoken language from criminal proceedings. He presently works at the Department of Public Security of the Italian Ministry of the Interior, engaged in research and technological innovation for public security. Prior to that, he worked at the Forensic Science Police Service, where he dealt with criminal analysis, mostly regarding violent murders.