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  • 14 Feb 2017
    Big Data Amsterdam: Arnold Smeulders on the Qualcomm Collaboration

    The second installment of ‘Big Data Amsterdam’, a weekly focus in ‘Het Financieele Dagblad’ on Amsterdam Data Science researchers and industry collaborations, is an interview with Arnold Smeulders, Professor of ...

  • 14 Feb 2017
    Strategic voting

    Results Bachelor Thesis Information Studies about strategic voting for groups presented in the science supplement of “Volkskrant” (11 Feb)

  • 7 Feb 2017
    'Het Financieele Dagblad' Article on ADS & Elsevier Collaboration

    Last autumn, Elsevier announced a partnership with Amsterdam Data Science. This collaboration will enable joint projects to help scientists to share data using the latest technologies.

  • 31 Jan 2017
    UvA information scientist builds parliamentary search engine for De Correspondent

    Maarten Marx, information scientist at the University of Amsterdam, has built a search engine for online news forum De Correspondent that makes it possible to search through motions made by parties in the Dutch ...

  • 26 Jan 2017
    UvA and De Correspondent will work together within the ADS project

    Together they will launch a search and analysis tool on the voting behavior of parties in the Dutch Parliament.

  • 26 Jan 2017
    Paola Grosso (UvA) in the I/O magazine

    The article stresses the central role of ADI in the area of energy efficient computing. Programmable networks, the focus of dr. Grosso research, is one of the main components to support greener services.

  • 26 Jan 2017
    Microsoft Azure for Research Award

    Evangelos Kanoulas (UvA IvI) and Leif Azzopardi (University of Strathclyde) have received a Microsoft Azure for Research Award worth $20,000.

  • 19 Dec 2016
    STW Perspective Grant for Max Welling

    A consortium that includes computer scientist Max Welling of the Informatics Institute has been awarded an STW Perspective Grant for research into ‘deep learning’ in the field of medical image analysis. The project ...

  • 15 Dec 2016
    Drona Kandhai, professor by special appointment of Applied Informatics

    Dr. D. Kandhai (1972) has been appointed professor by special appointment of Applied Informatics, with a specific focus on Computational Finance, at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Science. This chair ...

  • 5 Dec 2016
    Digital Preservation Award for ‘Digital city revives’

    The project ‘The Digital City revives, a case study in web-archeology’ won one of the prestigious Digital Preservation Awards. The prizes were announced on Wednesday 30 November 2016 in London. Project partners of ...

  • 21 Nov 2016
    Computer scientists awarded at ACM Multimedia conference

    Pascal Mettes and Cees Snoek from the Informatics Institute were awarded at last month’s ACM Multimedia conference. Pascal Mettes was voted best doctoral student and together with researchers from Zhejiang University ...

  • 15 Nov 2016
    Dutch Testing Day 2016

    Friday 18 November the Dutch Testing Day takes place at Science Park. The University of Amsterdam is host of this 22 nd Testing Event which is organised together with European Software Testing Innovation Alliance.

  • 8 Nov 2016
    Science Education at UvA-VU: Master's in Artificial Intelligence

    Maarten van Someren (UvA) and Evert Haasdijk (VU), programme director’s for the Master’s in Artificial Intelligence, talk about a new step in the collaboration between UvA and VU. As of the 2015-2016 academic year, ...

  • 3 Nov 2016
    Art meets science in Amsterdam Science #4

    The fourth edition of the popular science magazine Amsterdam Science is out now. This issue explores the interfaces where science and art meet.

  • 1 Nov 2016
    Amsterdam Data Science and Elsevier to boost local data science scene

    Network organisation Amsterdam Data Science (ADS), of which the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is a founding partner, today signed an agreement with scientific information solutions provider Elsevier aimed at ...

  • 13 Oct 2016
    The Kumbh Mela project

    Once every three years millions of Hindus go on pilgrimage to the Shipra river near the holy city Ujjain, in central India, for the Kumbh Mela.

  • 13 Oct 2016
    Guus Schreiber appointed as Dean

    Guus Schreiber will step down on 1 December 2016 as head of VU Computer Science.

  • 22 Sep 2016 about Political Search Engine

    Caitlin Lagrand and Houda Alberts, UvA Bachelor Artificial Intelligence students, did research on the left right ownership of political language.

  • 22 Sep 2016
    Two new H2020 grants for networking research

    The SNE (System and Network Engineering Lab) group recently received funding from two H2020 projects: GN4-2 (€170,000) and Fed4FIRE+ (€50,000).

  • 30 Aug 2016
    European consortium develops new instruments for analysis of big data

    The Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI), the University of Amsterdam and TNO, together with thirty other partners, are developing several instruments for the analysis of big data. The European Commission awarded the ...