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UvA’s Systems and Networking Lab Divides to Grow
Dutch research institutions & Elsevier initiate Open Science partnership
The Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU), The Netherlands Federation of University Medical Centres (NFU), NWO and Elsevier have formed a novel partnership that includes publishing and reading services as well as the joint development of new open science services for disseminating and evaluating knowledge.
Critically Assessing AI Tools and Cultural Data for Digital Humanities Applications
An increasing amount of our rich cultural heritage are available in digital formats. Humanities scholars have therefore added AI and other computational techniques to their research methods. In her PhD thesis, Myriam Traub explores sources of bias in data and tools used by humanities scholars.
Peter Bosman (CWI) Awarded €1mn NWO Open Technology Programme Grant
Peter Bosman’s project proposal DAEDALUS (Distributed and Automated Evolutionary Deep Architecture Learning with Unprecedented Scalability) has been accepted by NWO TTW through its Open Technology Programme.
Thomas Kipf Awarded Doctorate Cum Laude and Online
UvA PhD student Thomas Kipf received his PhD cum laude after the first ever PhD defence in the Amsterdam Data Science community to take place entirely online.