UvA to form part of Big Data Alliance

On 24 June 2015 the Big Data Alliance (BDA) launched. Within the alliance, The Faculty of Science represented by, amongst others, professors Sander Klous, Maarten de Rijke, Max Welling and Marcel Worring. The BDA aims to get an international head start with Big Data in order to generate new economic opportunities while at the same time offering a platform for people with expertise in this field to find each other and facilitate supply and demand.

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