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ADS Thesis Awards deadline for nominations extended

11 September 2020

The ADS Thesis Awards aim to promote excellence in Data Science and AI from students at the Bachelor and Master level in all Amsterdam-based knowledge institutes. Now open for thesis nominations that present exciting and innovative work in the area of Data Science and/or AI research. The deadline for nominations is 15th September 2020 22nd September 2020.

New national action plan for diversity and inclusion in scientific education and research

10 September 2020

Minister Van Engelshoven, from the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, has set out some ambitious goals to create a more diverse, inclusive and safe learning and working environment in scientific education and research.

ADS & AMDS Webinar | COVID-19 and the Media

09 September 2020

In the fifth webinar in the ADS & AMDS Data & COVID-19 series, Associate Professor at Radboud University, Dr. Marcel Becker and Emillie de Keulenaar, PhD researcher at University of Amsterdam’s Open Intelligence Lab and Simon Fraser University’s Digital Democracies Group. Discussed the world of ethics, fake news, tantalising conspiracies, and the power of storytelling.

Sport Data Valley launches new platform to analyse sports and movement data

08 September 2020

Sport Data Valley provides researchers a place where they can analyse data and allows coaches and athletes to access these analyses. With this online platform, Sport Data Valley is connecting sport and science.

VU, UvA and Huawei Launch DREAMS Lab

27 August 2020

The DREAMS Lab, a collaboration between Huawei, the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and the University of Amsterdam, aims to provide the next generation in search technology, taking into account different languages and cultures in Europe.

Call for small project proposals | NWA routes 2020

18 August 2020

The NWO has opened a call for proposals that the route management of each NWA route can apply to. The management of the NWA route “Big Data” has therefore issued a mini-call for proposals. Deadline for submission is September 18 2020.

ADS Thesis Awards are now open for nominations

11 August 2020

The ADS Thesis Awards aim to promote excellence in Data Science and AI from students at the Bachelor and Master level in all Amsterdam-based knowledge institutes. Now open for thesis nominations that present exciting and innovative work in the area of Data Science and/or AI research. The deadline for nominations is 15th September 2020 22nd September 2020.