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Results: 321 - 340 of 365
  • 14 Aug 2014
    Hoekstra, Alfons
    Alfons Hoekstra appointed as Professor Computational Biomedicine at ITMO

    Dr. Alfons Hoekstra (University of Amsterdam, research group SCS) has been appointed as Professor Computational Biomedicine at the national research University Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics ...

  • 3 Jul 2014
    M. Worring
    Professorship Marcel Worring

    Marcel Worring has been appointed full professor at the Amsterdam Business School (ABS) on the theme 'Data Science for Business Analytics'.

  • 26 Jun 2014
    Ethics Committee for Information Sciences

    The Informatics Institute has taken the initiative to start an Ethics Committee, the ECIS, or Ethics Committee for Information Sciences. The Computer Science department of the VU has recently joined this committee.

  • 26 Jun 2014
    Workplace exchange UvA-VU Informatics

    Workplace exchange between the Informatics Institute and the Computer Science department of the VU has now started.

  • 24 Jun 2014
    P.M.A. Sloot
    Interview with Peter Sloot in het Parool

    Prof Peter Sloot was interviewed in the science column of het Parool of Saturday 21 June. Here he talks about the science of complexity and the importance of multidisciplinary research and the role of data and ...

  • 20 May 2014
    Cees Snoek in Het Klokhuis

    Cees Snoek appeared on the Dutch educational TV show Het Klokhuis in an episode on the Computer Brain.

  • 20 May 2014
    Max Welling awarded NWO grant

    Prof Max Welling has been awarded a NWO grant in the "Big Bang, Big Data" call: "Beyond Compressive Sensing: Learning Radio-Interferometric Image Reconstruction".

  • 20 May 2014
    Christof Monz awarded government grant

    Christof Monz has been awarded a government grant.

  • 20 May 2014
    Vidi Grants for Shimon Whiteson and Joris Mooij

    Shimon Whiteson and Joris Mooij (research group IAS) have been awarded a NWO Vidi Grant.

  • 8 May 2014
    International Conference of Machine Learning

    Max Welling and his PhD students have four papers accepted in the International Conference of Machine Learning (ICML) in Beijing.

  • 8 May 2014
    Interview Maarten de Rijke in Vrij Nederland

    Maarten de Rijke was interviewed for a recent item on the use of social media by police and intelligence services.

  • 3 Apr 2014
    Prof Theo Gevers
    Theo Gevers, professor of Computer Vision

    Prof. T. Gevers (1964) has been appointed professor of Computer Vision at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Science.

  • 27 Mar 2014
    Grant from HPC fund

    Lars Buitinck and Maarten de Rijke obtained a grant from the HPC fund to support the development of xTAS, the extensible text analysis service.

  • 3 Mar 2014
    Object recognition examples in photos
    Four publications on Computer Vision in world's best conference

    Four publications on computer vision, by researchers from the Informatics Institute, are accepted by the leading IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). This is a new Dutch record.

  • 26 Feb 2014
    Microsoft Research Grant

    Shimon Whiteson and Maarten de Rijke have been awarded a grant by Microsoft Research as part of the 2014 Microsoft Research PhD Scholarship Programme for their project entitled 'Leveraging Data Reuse for Efficient ...

  • 13 Jan 2014
    New leadership ISIS

    As of January 1, Arnold Smeulders is the new head of the ISIS section. He takes over from Marcel Worring, who will focus on his role as director of the Data Science Research Center.

  • 8 Jan 2014
    P.M.A. Sloot
    Peter Sloot receives grant to set up interdisciplinary institute in Singapore

    Prof. Peter Sloot (Faculty of Science-Informatics Institute) has received a grant to set up an Institute of Complex Systems in Singapore.

  • 5 Dec 2013
    Grants voor IvI-researchers

    KIEM-proposal and eScience grant funded

  • 11 Nov 2013
    New chair of the Informatics Section of Academia Europaea

    Prof. J.A. Bergstra, director of the Informatics Institute, has been appointed to be the new chair of the Informatics Section of Academia Europaea. On 15 November 2013 Jan Bergstra will succeed Hermann Maurer (TU ...

  • 7 Nov 2013
    Valorisation: Google Calendar Entrepreneurship IvI

    To inform each other on entrepreneurial activities relevant for IvI the Informatics Institute has created a Google calendar.