Lunteren 2011
14-11-2011 08:00 to 16-11-2011 16:00 Werelt, Lunteren,
IFIP Performance 2011
18-10-2011 07:30 to 20-10-2011 15:00 Room Z011 CWI (Turing),

Aim of this conference is to bring together researchers interested in understanding and improving the performance of communication systems by means of state-of-the-art quantitative models and solution techniques. If you are interested please register online: http://event.cwi.nl/performance2011/registration.html

CWI symposium in honour of Richard Cleve
21-07-2011 from 12:00 to 15:15 Room L017, ground floor CWI,

We are happy to invite you to a symposium in honour of Richard Cleve, who is visiting CWI as Distinguished Scientist this term. There is no need to register.  Organizers: Harry Buhrman and Ronald de Wolf (PNA6)

Software Freedom Day 2011 'Open Europe'
14-09-2011 from 07:00 to 15:00 Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), Science Park 123, Amsterdam,

CWI sponsors the Software Freedom Day 2011, which takes place at CWI.

PhD Defence Young-Joo Moon (SEN3)
25-10-2011 from 08:00 to 10:00 Universiteit Leiden,

Invitation to the public defence of Young-Joo Moon (SEN3) of her dissertation entitled: 'Stochastic Models for Quality of Service of Component Connectors' Promotor: Prof. Dr. F. Arbab (CWI and Leiden University) Co-promotor: Dr. A. Silva (Radboud University Nijmegen)

Jan Karel Lenstra: the traveling science man
04-11-2011 from 09:00 to 18:30 CWI, Science Park 123, Amsterdam,

On the occasion of Jan Karel Lenstra’s resignation as general director, CWI organizes on Friday 4 November 2011, the symposium

16-12-2011 from 17:00 to 22:59 CWI, Science Park 123, Amsterdam,

CWI cordially invites you to the party/reunion  Why                           CWI 65 year Who                           all employees from now and then (with partner) When                         Friday 16 December 2011 Time                          18:00 until midnight Where                        CWI, Science Park 123, 1098 XG Amsterdam   Please register          www.cwi.nl/events/reunie2011

PhD Defence Jop Briët (PNA6)
27-10-2011 from 10:00 to 12:00 Agnietenkapel in Amsterdam,

Invitation to the public defence of Jop Briët (PNA6) of his dissertation entitled: 'Grothendieck inequalities, Nonlocal games and Optimization' Promotor: Prof.dr. H.M. Buhrman

ICT.Open 2011
14-11-2011 08:00 to 15-11-2011 17:00

The ICT.Open conference is is the interface for Dutch ICT Research. Among the invited speakers are Farhad Arbab and Dick Bulterman from CWI. More information: http://www.ictopen2011.nl.

IFIP TCS 2012: Theoretical Computer Science
26-09-2012 07:00 to 28-09-2012 15:00 CWI (Turing room L), Amsterdam, the Netherlands,

IFIP TCS 2012: Theoretical Computer Science – 7th IFIP TC 1/WG 2.2 International Conference, affiliated with WCC 2012, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Lectures by Dexter Kozen and Dorel Lucanu
07-11-2011 from 12:30 to 14:30 CWI, room L120,

Special edition of the ACG Colloquium organized by CWI's research group SEN3 (Foundations of Software Engineering) In the context of the NWO project CORE: Coinductive calculi of Regular Expressions (UL, CWI), we will have the following two distinguished guests: Dexter Kozen (Cornell, USA) andDorel Lucanu (Iasi, Romania) Titles:    Dexter Kozen: Optimal Coin Flipping (abstract below)    Dorel Lucanu: Circular Behavioral Reasoning (abstract below) You are all cordially invited.

Theoretical Computer Science Amsterdam (TCSA) Day
28-10-2011 from 07:30 to 12:45 room C1.112 at University of Amsterdam, Science Park, Amsterdam,

We are happy to invite you to the third annual TCSA) Day. The programme consists of five talks by researchers from CWI, UvA, and VU. There is no need to register.

Multiscale Meeting
31-10-2011 from 09:00 to 11:30 L016,

Multiscale Meetingorganized by CWI and Journal of Computational PhysicsContact person: Barry KorenDate: 31 October, 2011Location: CWI, Science Park 123, AmsterdamRoom: L016

The Thirty-seventh Woudschoten Conference
03-10-2012 08:00 to 05-10-2012 15:00

The Thirty-seventh Woudschoten conference of the Dutch & Flemish Numerical Analysis Communities will be held on 3 - 5 October 2012, at the Woudschoten Conference Centre, Zeist, The Netherlands.

CWI Scientific Meeting
25-11-2011 from 12:00 to 13:00 Z009 (Euler room),

Dear colleagues, This is the second announcement of the Scientific Meeting this Friday, with speakers Jos Baeten (DIR) and Ute Ebert (MAC3). It is a lunchtime meeting, so sandwiches will be provided before the talks. We hope to see you there! Best regards, Willem Hundsdorfer and Ronald de Wolf PROGRAM: Date: Friday, November 25

Dutch Network on Computational Game Theory Day
02-12-2011 from 10:00 to 16:00 CWI, room L017,

One-day scientific meeting of the Dutch Network on Computational Game Theory (DNetCG) with two invited and a series of contribtued talks. Invited speakers are Paul Goldberg (University of Liverpool) and Herbert Hamers (Tilburg School of Economics and Management).

eScience seminar “Next Generation Databases to Support eScience”
09-11-2011 from 12:30 to 14:30 Eulerzaal (Z009), Science Park 125, Amsterdam,

eScience seminar “Next Generation Databases to Support eScience” 09-11-2011 The Netherlands eScience Center is pleased to announce the first in a series of seminars discussing aspects of eScience and related technologies: our seminar entitled “Next Generation Databases to Support eScience”.

De wetenschap in debat - met Jan van Eijck
08-11-2011 from 16:00 to 18:00 Spui 25, Amsterdam,

De wetenschap in debat: serie debatten van de Universiteit van Amsterdam. Jan van Eijck (CWI) debatteert op 8 november met Piet Adriaans (UvA) over het onderwerp: wat is de essentie van informatie? Moderator: Johan van Benthem (UvA).