Nanda Piersma Awarded Comenius Scholarship
We are pleased to announce that Nanda Piersma (AUAS-CWI) has been successfully awarded a Comenius Scholarship for Education Innovation in Data Science. The Comenius programme funds teaching innovation projects in higher education, proposed by excellent teachers and education professionals working at higher education institutes.
Nanda will join the recently launched Comenius network, a new platform for teachers at universities and colleges who are committed to innovation in higher education. The network, housed at the KNAW, will be a meeting place to exchange experiences and ideas. The members will deal with topics such as personalised education, diversity and accessibility of higher education, digitisation, internationalisation and student well-being.
More info HERE
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).