Past events

  • 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.

  • 2015-09-04T09:45:00+02:00
  • 2015-09-04T11:00:00+02:00
September 4 Friday

04-09-2015 from 09:45 to 11:00
VU, Amsterdam

Everybody is invited to attend the PhD Defence of Jaldert Rombouts of his dissertation entitled Biologically Plausible Reinforcement Learning. Promotor: Prof.dr. Pieter Roelfsema (VU/NIN/UvA)

  • 2015-08-24T14:15:00+02:00
  • 2015-08-24T15:15:00+02:00
August 24 Monday

24-08-2015 from 14:15 to 15:15
Academiegebouw van de Universiteit Utrecht

Everybody is invited to attend the PhD Defence of Keith Myerscough of his dissertation entitled Correcting Numerical Simulations for Known Expectations. Promotor: J.E. Frank, Universiteit Utrecht.

  • 2015-06-18T08:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-06-18T09:30:00+02:00
June 18 Thursday

18-06-2015 from 08:00 to 09:30
Agnietenkapel, Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229-231, Amsterdam

Everybody is invited to attend the PhD Defence of Wander Wadman. The dissertation is entitled 'Assessing power grid reliability using rare event simulation'.   Promotor: Prof. Dr. D.T. Crommelin (CWI, UvA) Copromotor: Prof. Dr. J.E. Frank (UU)