EVENTS

Dutch Data Science Awards with bestseller author Cathy O’Neil

Dutch Data Science Awards with bestseller author Cathy O’Neil

On Tuesday 12 June the Dutch Data Science Award Show takes place for the second time.

Our special guest of the day is bestseller author Cathy O’Neil, who gained a lot of attention with her book ‘Weapons of Math Destruction’. This American mathematician is known for her inspiring talks and her fight for a more ethical approach of data science. After the keynote and a debate entitled as ‘How to encourage the good, discourage the bad and punish the ugly’, it’s time for the Awards, where our country’s most innovative data projects in science and business will be rewarded.

In brief

What: Dutch Data Science Awards

When: 12 June 2018 (14:00 – 17:00)

Where: Auditorium, University of Amsterdam
Free to attend but please register in advance HERE

Organizers: Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen (KHMW), Big Data Alliance (BDA), University of Amsterdam (UvA)

Please note the event will be in English

Questions: Lianne Verhoef (lianne@bigdata-alliance.org)