Digital Society: How the Dutch Universities Collaborate to Solve Global Challenges
Why is there a Digital Society research programme? How do the Dutch universities work together to find solutions to global challenges? Hear from the programme coordinators, including ADS professor Maarten de Rijke, in this video:
And from ADS Professor Frank van Harmelen on the Responsible Data Science theme here:
One programme, seven themes
The Digital Society programme aims to secure the Netherlands a leading international position in the field of human-centred information technology, and to find solutions to global challenges. The agenda focuses on seven themes: Citizenship & Democracy, Responsible Data Science, Health & Well-Being, Learning & Education, Work & Organisations, Digital Cities & Communities and Safety & Security. In our view, the seven research programme lines offer enormous opportunities with the potential for global impact.
The Dutch universities join forces and are working together to secure the Netherlands leading international position in the field of human-centred information technology and to find solutions to global challenges.
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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.