Awards for CWI, UvA & VU Researchers at ESWC
Congratulations to CWI, UvA & VU Computer Science researchers for their recent awards at the European Semantic Web Symposium (ESWC) held in June 2018 in Greece. Demonstrating excellent examples of the successful results from collaborations across the ADS network.
Best student paper award went to a joint team of UvA & VU machine learning researchers. The paper shows how convolutional networks can be applied directly to knowledge graphs:
- Michael Schlichtkrull, Thomas Kipf, Peter Bloem, Rianne van den Berg, Ivan Titov and Max Welling. Modeling Relational Data with Graph Convolutional Networks.
Best resource paper award went to a joint team of VU, CWI and visiting researchers for their work on extracting, publishing and analysing all owl:sameAs triples in the LOD cloud:
The ADS Thesis Awards aim to promote excellence in Data Science and AI from students at BSc and Master level. The Awards are open to students from all Amsterdam-based knowledge institutes.
On the 22nd of September LAB42 will host its Grand Opening from 15:00 onwards. LAB42 is an international hub for developing talent in the fields of digital innovation and AI. The building is the result of a partnership between the UvA, the municipality of Amsterdam and the business sector.
The UvA Data Science Centre, part of the University Library, is pleased to host its second yearly Data Science Day on the 13th of October 2022.