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Digital Society: How the Dutch Universities Collaborate to Solve Global Challenges

August 8, 2018

Why is there a Digital Society research programme? How do the Dutch universities work together to find solutions to global challenges? Hear from the programme coordinators, including ADS professor Maarten de Rijke, in this video:

And from ADS Professor Frank van Harmelen on the Responsible Data Science theme here:

One programme, seven themes

The Digital Society programme aims to secure the Netherlands a leading international position in the field of human-centred information technology, and to find solutions to global challenges. The agenda focuses on seven themes: Citizenship & DemocracyResponsible Data ScienceHealth & Well-BeingLearning & EducationWork & OrganisationsDigital Cities & Communities and Safety & Security. In our view, the seven research programme lines offer enormous opportunities with the potential for global impact.

The Dutch universities join forces and are working together to secure the Netherlands leading international position in the field of human-centred information technology and to find solutions to global challenges.

More information HERE