News & updates archive

ICT.OPEN2019: Ethics in AI

March 28, 2019

On Wednesday 20 March, ADS and CWI held an interactive panel discussion on AI ethics at ICTOPEN.2019. The session addressed the roles and responsibilities of individuals, companies and universities regarding practicing ethical thinking and conducting data-driven research, products and services.

An Honourable Mention at ACM SIGIR CHIIR 2019

March 25, 2019

Tessel Bogaard, Laura Hollink, Jan Wielemaker, Lynda Hardman and Jacco van Ossenbruggen from Information Access at CWI received an Honourable Mention at the ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval 2019.

ACE Presents Entrepreneurship in Informatics, Math & Logic

March 21, 2019

Are you curious about entrepreneurship and do you want to know what it takes to start your own company? ACE Incubator presents a unique entrepreneurship program in collaboration with Innovation Exchange Amsterdam (IXA).

ADS & BDA Career Fair 2019 – Event Report

March 13, 2019

On Monday 11 March 2019 ADS & BDA hosted their second Data Science Career Fair for Masters and PhD students.

ADS & BDA Career Fair 2019 Programme

March 6, 2019

The programme for this year’s Data Science Career Fair is now available.

New ADS Team

February 26, 2019

We are pleased to introduce two new members to the ADS team. Giulia Donker is the new Business Developer and Jeanne Kroeger is the new Community Manager.

Get Involved with Girlsday

February 20, 2019

VHTO’s Girlsday will be taking place on 11 April 2019. The national event aims to introduce girls to science, technology and ICT fields from an early age. In 2018, more than 11,000 girls from elementary and secondary schools visited companies involved in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

Amsterdam Data Science Career Fair 2019

February 19, 2019

Join us at the Data Science Career Fair in Amsterdam, hosted by ADS and BDA. The Career Fair will take place on Monday 11 March from 15:00-19:30 at the VU, Amsterdam.

Elsevier’s New TechHub in Amsterdam

February 7, 2019

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte opened the new TechHub at Elsevier’s Amsterdam headquarters on 6 February 2019.

Elsevier AI Report Launched

February 4, 2019

Elsevier’s latest report, Artificial Intelligence: How knowledge is created, transferred and used, aims to clarify and explain the world of AI technology. With consultation from many of the world’s leading AI experts, including ADS Director Lynda Hardman, it provides a detailed picture of global AI research and industry.