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ADS Meetup: Quantum Computing in Banking & Finance
Quantum computing is not a new innovation area, but it is a research field that will change the world as we know it. In collaboration with Big Data Alliance, we showcased the recent developments in quantum computing for banking and finance.
S2Group wins Facebook Testing and Verification Research Award
A joint project of the S2Group at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam was awarded with the Facebook Testing and Verification Research Award.
ADS Meetup: A-Z of Data Science
Ever wondered how Data Science can be applied to every-day problems? In A-Z of Data Science we heard from three Data Scientists about the work they’ve carried out, from identifying the problem to how they used Data Science to solve it.
Tech Talks in Data Science, AI and Machine Learning
How do you implement information extraction from images and free text? Can you apply advanced machine learning techniques to real-world scenarios? Can a machine ever learn to identify the base-level in knowledge graphs?
CWI & UvA Sign Partnership for Meaningful Control of Autonomous Systems
Together with TNO, the University of Amsterdam and CWI initiate a new research collaboration to study the impact of autonomous systems in society, as well as the adoption of AI-based systems. On 1st October 2019, the three members signed a letter of intent, called Meaningful Control of Autonomous Systems (MCAS).
Memorandum of Understanding on Smart Health in Amsterdam
The City of Amsterdam together with the Amsterdam University Medical Centers (AUMC), the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the NKI/Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Sanquin, the University of Amsterdam and the Amsterdam Economic Board have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on smart health in Amsterdam.
AI4Science Lab at UvA Kicks-Off
The University of Amsterdam’s new AI4Science lab starts off this month with the appointment of Patrick Forré as Lab Manager and Assistant Professor.