Calendar Past events

  • 2016-10-01T10:00:00+02:00
  • 2016-10-01T15:00:00+02:00
October 1 Saturday

01-10-2016 from 10:00 to 15:00

CWI doet mee aan de Amsterdam Science Park Open Dag tijdens het Weekend van de Wetenschap. Op zaterdag 1 oktober 2016 is het gebouw geopend van 12.00 - 17.00 voor alle belangstellenden. Wat is er allemaal te doen op het CWI?

  • 2016-09-27T13:00:00+02:00
  • 2016-09-27T14:00:00+02:00
September 27 Tuesday

27-09-2016 from 13:00 to 14:00

Speaker: Luis Ortiz Gracia (Department of Econometrics, Statistics and Applied Economics, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain) Title: A dimension reduction method for option pricing (in collaboration with Duy-Minh Dang)

  • 2016-09-12T13:00:00+02:00
  • 2016-09-12T15:00:00+02:00
September 12 Monday

12-09-2016 from 13:00 to 15:00
UvA Library, Singel 425, Amsterdam

CWI director Jos Baeten will speak at the Vossius Seminar on Adriaan van Wijngaarden and the history of the first computers in the Netherlands. Van Wijngaarden (1916 - 1987), former director of CWI, is considered the founding father of computer science in the Netherlands and was responsible for developing the first computer in the Netherlands in 1952.

  • 2016-09-08T12:30:00+02:00
  • 2016-09-08T13:30:00+02:00
September 8 Thursday

08-09-2016 from 12:30 to 13:30
TUD, Senaatszaal, Mekelweg 5, Delft

Everyone is welcome to attend the public defense of Jesse Dorrestijn of his thesis                 'Stochastic Convection Parameterization' Promotors: prof.dr. A.P. Siebesma en prof.dr. D.T. Crommelin

  • 2016-09-01T14:00:00+02:00
  • 2016-09-01T15:00:00+02:00
September 1 Thursday

01-09-2016 from 14:00 to 15:00

Everyone is cordially invited to attend the public defence of Anna Dubinova. Dissertation title: "Modeling of streamer discharges near dielectrics". Promotor: prof.dr. U.M. Ebert (CWI / TU/e)copromotor: S. Nijdam (TU/e)

  • 2016-06-30T08:00:00+02:00
  • 2016-06-30T16:00:00+02:00
June 30 Thursday

30-06-2016 from 08:00 to 16:00
Room L120, first floor CWI, Science Park 123 Amsterdam

Everyone is welcome to attend this workshop day on Applications of Semidefinite Optimization. The speakers are:  Etienne de Klerk (Tilburg University),  Frank Permenter (MIT), Bart Litjens and Sven Polak (University of Amsterdam), Roy Schwartz ( Technion) and Shashwat Garg (Technical University Eindhoven. Please visit our website for all abstracts

  • 2016-06-28T09:00:00+02:00
  • 2016-06-28T10:00:00+02:00
June 28 Tuesday

28-06-2016 from 09:00 to 10:00
Room L016, ground floor CWI

Everyone is very welcome to attend the CWI lecture of Frank Permenter (MIT) with the title: Dimension Reduction For SDPs Via Jordan Algebras.Abstract:We propose a new method for simplifying semidefinite programs inspired by symmetry reduction.

  • 2016-06-17T13:00:00+02:00
  • 2016-06-17T14:00:00+02:00
June 17 Friday

17-06-2016 from 13:00 to 14:00
Room L016, ground floor CWI

Everyone who is interested is welcome to attend the CWI Lecture of Joe Halpern, Cornell University.   The title of his lecture is:  Decision theory with resource-bounded agents. Abstract:There have been two major lines of research aimed at capturingresource-bounded players in game theory.