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Contact & directions


The Informatics Institute is located at LAB42

Visiting address
UvA - LAB42 -  Science Park 900, 1098 XH Amsterdam

Website LAB42

Postal address
University of Amsterdam
Faculty of Science
Informatics Institute
P.O. Box 94323
1090 GH Amsterdam

Contact information

General questions
telephone: + 31 (0) 20 525 7460
telephone: + 31 (0) 20 525 6789
room L5.07 and L5.08

Educational questions
For educational matters directly contact the Education Desk FNWI:

Acquisition is not appreciated.

Management Informatics Institute
Angela van Beek, interim coordinator secretariat, assistant to the director and MT

HR and finance
telephone: + 31 (0) 20 525 7462
room L5.04
HR related questions: e-mail:
Financial matters: e-mail

Press contact
Mieke van den Berg
telephone +31 (0)6 1091 2431

Faculty of Science
Science Park 904
1098 XH Amsterdam
telephone: +31 (0)20 525 8626

Management support office

Drs. ir. K.J. (Kris) de Jong

Institute manager

Business operations: Financial & Personnel Affairs

A.M. (Anneke) Wilmink

Assistant manager, coordinator financial affairs

N. (Nezar) Mahfoud MSc

Assistant controller

P.G. (Pablo) Di Capua

Management assistant personnel affairs

F.B. (Erik) Hitipeuw

Management assistant personnel affairs

B. (Bard) Sibon MA

Management assistant personnel affairs


Support for research groups, ICAI Labs and management.

Currently no management assistant for research groups: AMLab and CV
Send your requests to secr-ii-science: <>

I. (Ivana) Markovic

Management assistant research groups: DIL, IRLab, LTL, qurAI, LG; p.a. Professor Maarten de Rijke; and ICAI LaB: AIRlab

V.M.J. (Virginie) Mes

Management assistant research groups: SIAS, CSL; COMMIT / Professor Arnold Smeulders; and ICAI Labs: QUVA Lab, ATLAS Lab, CAIL.

Drs. P. (Petra) Venema

Management assistant research groups: VIS, MultiX, INDElab; and ICAI Labs: AIM Lab, POP-AART; ICAI Amsterdam.

Communications Informatics Institute

M.M. (Mieke) van den Berg

Project leader, Communications

Thesis fairs and educational planning

Y.G.F. (Yasmin) Santis MA

Coordinator educational planning

G.M.E. (Grace) Watson

Communications & administrative assistant

Business development/ICAI

ICAI : : Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence

E. (Esther) Smit MSc

Manager external relations Informatics Institute and business director ICAI

S. (Siddique) Sheikh

Business developer LAB42

L.F. (Fien) Maandag MSc

Community manager LAB42

C.Z. (Ciara) Snijders BSc

Community manager ICAI

B.L.O. (Benedicta) Badu BSc

Communication Manager ICAI

P. (Petra) Best

Project Assistant ICAI


Support for ADS (Amsterdam Data Science)

T.M. (Tessa) van Basten Batenburg MSc

Community manager ADS

A.R. (Anna-Rose) Clayton

Administrative & event management assistant ADS


ADRA   : The AI, Data and Robotics Association
Adra-e : The AI, Data and Robotics Association ecosystem 
Elise     : European Network Of AI Excellence Centres
Ellis      : European Laboratory for Learning and Intelligent Systems

K. (Katerina) Makrogamvraki MSc

Project leader - Coordinator of European AI-Ecosystem Development

A. (Adela) Pranindiati

AI Community manager Ellis

LifeLong Learning

L. (Liza) Lambert MA

Developer LifeLong Learning