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NWO opens Call Incentive Grants for Women in STEM

The Dutch Research Council (NWO) has opened the call for Incentive Grants for Women in STEM. With this call, NWO aims to increase the inflow and reduce the outflow of women in science or the engineering sciences. The deadline for submissions is 31st December 2020.

Civic AI Lab Launched

July 14, 2020

The Civic AI Lab (CAIL) will investigate and overcome the negative side effects of AI on the equality and fair opportunities of citizens in the city. It is a collaboration between the City of Amsterdam, the University of Amsterdam and the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Applications Open: Women in AI Awards 2020

July 6, 2020

Applications are now open for the Women in AI Awards, sponsored by Capgemini. These awards aim to honor the top European female entrepreneurs in AI. The winners will be announced on November 18th in Paris.

Maarten de Rijke appointed VP Personalization and Relevance at Ahold Delhaize

July 2, 2020

Maarten de Rijke, professor of Artificial Intelligence and Information Retrieval at the University of Amsterdam and director of ICAI has been appointed VP Personalization and Relevance at Ahold Delhaize as part of the company’s commitment to Kickstart AI.

ADS & AMDS Webinar | The balance between Privacy & Health during COVID-19

July 1, 2020

In the fourth webinar in the ADS & AMDS Data & COVID-19 series, Hester de Vries, Attorney-at-law at Kennedy Van der Laan, and privacy & data protection expert, talked about the delicate balance between privacy and health during the pandemic.