Funding for joint UvA, VUA, KNAW, Elsevier project
Amsterdam Data Science enters into a new collaboration with Elsevier and KNAW. As part of the NWO Creative Industry program, NWO and Elsevier will jointly fund te Re-Search project, on searching research data sets. The project, led by Maarten de Rijke, is a collaboration between UvA’s Informatics Institute, the Department of Computer Science at the VU University Amsterdam (Frank van Harmelen), the eHumanities group and DANS at the KNAW (Andrea Scharnhorst, Sally Wyatt) and Elsevier (Paul Groth, Anita de Waard). With a budget of 750k, the Re-Search project will run for four years and employ three PhD students.
CWI researcher Peter Boncz has been appointed as one of the 2022 fellows of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM).
The ADS Thesis Award winners for 2022 are Philipp Sommerhalter and Sarah Kwakkelaar in the BSc category and Krijn Doekemeijer and Julia Sudnik for the MSc category. The winners were announced at the ADS Highlights Event on the 8th of December 2022!
A symposium entitled ‘From Systems and Networks to Complex Cyber Infrastructures’ took place on 9th December 2022 in honor of Cees de Laat (UvA IvI) and Leon Gommans (UvA IvI).