Amsterdam Data Science Drinks & Data

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  • Amsterdam Data Science would like to invite you to their Festive Drinks & Data afternoon

    Program

    • Coffee & posters from the Amsterdam Academic Alliance (AAA) –  Data Science projects in the Newton Room
      – Peter Bloem (VU)
      – Davide Ceolin (CWI)
      – Evangelos Kanoulas & Bob van de Velde (UvA)
      – Benno Kruit (CWI): “Information Extraction from Tables for Knowledge Base Augmentation”
      – Chantal van Son (VU): “The Vaccination Debate: An Exploration of Long Term Concept and Perspective Mining” (Serge ter Braake, Chantal van Son, Davide Ceolin, Julia Noordegraaf, Inger Leemans, Piek Vossen, Lora Aroyo, Rens Bod)
    • Introduction and opening by Lynda Hardman, ADS Director (CWI) 
    • ADS 2018 Highlights & Looking Forward to 2019 – 4-minute madness presentations followed by 1-minute question time on: Data Science & Artificial Intelligence Highlights and Plans in Research, Education, Entrepreneurship & Network Outreach
    • 2018 Highlights:
      – Emmanuelle Beauxis-Aussalet (AUAS, CWI) on Classification Errors
      – Mark Siebert (Elsevier) on the Artificial Intelligence Report
      – Marco Virgolin (CWI) on Radiation Treatment in Cancer
      – TBC (AUAS) on the Digital Society School
      – Nanda Piersma (AUAS, CWI) on the Education Innovation Lab
      – Ana Maldonado (Qualogy) on Hackathons and Collaborations
      – TBC (Amsterdam Startup)
    • Looking forward to 2019:
      – Koen Hindriks (VU) on Social Robots
      – Julien Rossi (UvA) on Text Analytics for Legal
      – Maarten Sukel (UvA, Gemeente Amsterdam) on Classification methods for urban service requests
      – Paul Groth (UvA) on Data Engineering
      – Herbert Bos (VU) on the Amsterdam Cyber Security Center
      – Esther Smit (UvA) on the Amsterdam Data Exchange
    • Next Steps for ADS, 2019 & Beyond by Lynda Hardman
    • Posters & Networking over Festive Drinks & Snacks in the Newton Room (17:00-18:00)
      – Peter Bloem (VU)
      – Davide Ceolin (CWI)
      – Evangelos Kanoulas & Bob van de Velde (UvA)
      – Benno Kruit (CWI)
      – Chantal van Son (VU)Registration is free but please sign up. 
      The event will be in English.