Past events

  • 2015-11-27T09:00:00+01:00
  • 2015-11-27T17:00:00+01:00
November 27 Friday

27-11-2015 from 09:00 to 17:00

The BeNeRL workshop will discuss novel research, work in progress, and more general 'open problems' in Reinforcement Learning (RL) in Belgium and The Netherlands. For example, what are the current bottlenecks, why does not everybody use RL, what are the main practical and theoretical obstacles?

  • 2015-11-12T15:00:00+01:00
  • 2015-11-12T16:00:00+01:00
November 12 Thursday

12-11-2015 from 15:00 to 16:00
TU Eindhoven

We herewith invite you to attend the public defence of Jannis Teunissen of his thesis entitled "3D Simulations and Analysis of Pulsed Discharges". Promotor: prof.dr. U.M. Ebert (CWI, TU/e)Copromotor: S. Nijdam (TU/e)

  • 2015-11-10T14:00:00+01:00
  • 2015-11-10T15:00:00+01:00
November 10 Tuesday

10-11-2015 from 14:00 to 15:00
Academiegebouw Leiden, Rapenburg 73

Everybody is welcome to attend the defence of Folkert Bleichrodt. The dissertation is entitled "Improving Robustness of Tomographic Reconstruction Methods". Promotor:     Prof.dr. K.J. Batenburg (CWI, Universiteit Leiden)

  • 2015-11-09T09:30:00+01:00
  • 2015-11-11T13:00:00+01:00
November 9 Monday

09-11-2015 09:30 to 11-11-2015 13:00
Conference centre `De Werelt', Westhofflaan 2, Lunteren

The 44th annual Meeting of Dutch Statisticians and Probabilists (Bijeenkomst Stochastici) is now open for registration, for anyone who is interested. Six invited speakers will give two lectures of one hour each on topics in statistics or probability. Please visit the website for more information and on-line registration.

  • 2015-11-05T09:00:00+01:00
  • 2015-11-06T16:00:00+01:00
November 5 Thursday

05-11-2015 09:00 to 06-11-2015 16:00
CWI, Science Park 123, 1098 XG Amsterdam, The Netherlands

XML Amsterdam is a conference for XML Developers worldwide, looking for the latest and best on developing based on XML and related standards. The conference, which is held on 6 November, will be hosting sessions by renowned speakers in the international XML developing community, such as Norm Walsh and Steven Pemberton. On 5 November there is a pre-conference on XForms. CWI and W3C Benelux are hosting the meetings.

  • 2015-10-28T14:45:00+01:00
  • 2015-10-28T16:00:00+01:00
October 28 Wednesday

28-10-2015 from 14:45 to 16:00
VU Auditorium

You are invited to the public defense of Sándor Héman on his PhD thesis entitled: Updating Compressed Column-Stores   Location is at VU Auditorium, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam   Promotor: Prof.dr. P.A. Boncz (CWI, VU)

  • 2015-10-27T12:45:00+01:00
  • 2015-10-27T13:45:00+01:00
October 27 Tuesday

27-10-2015 from 12:45 to 13:45
Aula, VU Amsterdam

Everybody is welcome to attend the defence of Mohammed El-Kebir of his dissertation entitled Applications of Combinatorial Optimization to Computational Biology. Promotoren: prof.dr. J. Heringa (VU)                      prof.dr. G.W. Klau (CWI, VU)

  • 2015-10-15T13:45:00+02:00
  • 2015-10-15T15:15:00+02:00
October 15 Thursday

15-10-2015 from 13:45 to 15:15
Vrije Universiteit, de Boelelaan 1105, Amsterdam

We herewith invite you to attend the public defence of René Conijn, of his thesis: "Planar critical percolation: large clusters and scaling limits" Promotor: Prof.dr. Rob van den Berg

  • 2015-10-07T08:30:00+02:00
  • 2015-10-09T11:45:00+02:00
October 7 Wednesday

07-10-2015 08:30 to 09-10-2015 11:45
Woudschoten conferentieoord, Zeist

Van 7-9 oktober 2015 wordt de veertigste Woudschotenconferentie gehouden in het Conferentiecentrum Woudschoten in Zeist. De Woudschotenconferentie wordt jaarlijks georganiseerd door de Nederlands/Vlaamse Werkgemeenschap Scientific Computing (WSC).

  • 2015-10-03T10:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-10-03T15:00:00+02:00
October 3 Saturday

03-10-2015 from 10:00 to 15:00

CWI is onderdeel van de Amsterdam Science Park Open Dag tijdens het Weekend van de Wetenschap. Op zaterdag 3 oktober 2015 is het gebouw geopend van 12.00 - 17.00 voor alle belangstellenden.