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Amsterdam School of Data Science: Officially opened by Kajsa Ollongren

March 28, 2017

On Friday 24 March 2017Alderman Ollongren launched a new education initiative in Amsterdam Zuiderkerk with over 400 attendees

This week in ‘Het Financieele Dagblad’ CWI & Databricks: Big Data in Amsterdam

March 13, 2017

In the 5th interview of the series Woudt interviews Peter Boncz (CWI) & Reynold Xin (Databricks)

Assistant/Associate Professor Positions Available at Amsterdam Business School

March 10, 2017

Three vacancies at ADS Partner – Faculty of Economics and Business

Google Faculty Research Award for Evangelos Kanoulas

March 8, 2017

Evangelos Kanoulas, assistant professor at the Informatics Institute (UvA), awarded a Google Faculty Research Award of >50K Euro for his proposal on ‘Session-based Personalization: Models and Algorithms’

ADS, VU & Philips: Big Data in Amsterdam

March 6, 2017

This week in ‘Big Data Amsterdam’ FD journalist Job Woudt interviews Aart van Halteren (Philips) and Mark Hoogendoorn (VU)

VU Medicinal Chemists develop Virtual Machine for Computer-Aided Drug Discovery

Postdoc Vacancy: On evolving knowledge graphs from scientific texts

March 1, 2017

Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) has a vacancy in the Information Access research group for a talented Postdoc on the topic of evolving knowledge graphs from scientific texts.

This week’s FD Article: Frans Feldberg (VU) and Martin Smit (Sandd) on their Big Data Collaboration

February 27, 2017

Sandd & VU: Big Data in Amsterdam

CWI & Google Unveil Collision Attack on SHA-1 Algorithm

February 23, 2017

Marc Stevens (CWI) and Google jointly announce that they have broken the SHA-1 internet security standard in practice.

In ‘Het Financieele Dagblad’ Today: Max Welling

February 20, 2017

This week in ‘Big Data Amsterdam’ FD journalist Job Woudt interviews Max Welling, Professor of Machine Learning at UvA.