Evangelos Kanoulas appointed Professor of Information Retrieval and Evaluation
Dr. Evangelos Kanoulas has been appointed professor of Information Retrieval and Evaluation, at the Informatics Institute of the Faculty of Science at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The appointment came into effect on 1 March 2022.
The research of professor Evangelos Kanoulas focuses on the one hand on building smart algorithms that take into account the specific needs of an individual user, and on the other hand on evaluating the quality of these algorithms: how good are the search results? Are there any biases?
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.