Four students of the Master’s programme Artificial Intelligence (AI) took part in the Data Science Game. The team went home with a very honourable fourth prize, and a unique learning experience. Joost van Amersfoort, Otto Fabius, Benno Kruit and Bas Veeling were the lucky ones to take up this challenge.
The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) and Data Science Center (DSC) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) are joining forces in a new joint fellowship for (teams of) researchers interested in exploring the intersection of data science and other disciplines. The first fellow of the new program, Dr. Davide Ceolin, will start his fellowship at the IAS on June 17. Ceolin is currently affiliated with CWI.
Nanda Piersma, lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences (AUAS), has been appointed as a crown member of the Social and Economic Counsil (SER). This is the first time that a lecturer has been appointed as member of the SER. Nanda Piersma was approached because of her expertise in the field of digitisation.