UvA coordinating partner EDISON consortium

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Yuri Demchenko from the UvA-Informatics Institute has been awarded a project found within the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Commission. The project, entitled ‘Education for Data Intensive Science to Open New science frontiers’ (EDISON), has a total budget of 2.5 million euro, of which 555,000 euro has been allocated to the Informatics Institute as coordinating partner. The EDISON project pursues the establishment of data science as a new profession in support of developments and needs regards e-infrastructure.

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