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April 23 Monday

23-04-2018 from 11:00 to 12:00
Room L016 at CWI, Science Park 123 in Amsterdam

Everyone is welcome to attend the lecture of Claire Monteleoni. Algorithms for Climate Informatics: Learning from spatiotemporal data with both spatial and temporal non-stationarity ---- Claire Monteleoni

  • 2018-04-17T16:00:00+02:00
  • 2018-04-17T18:00:00+02:00
April 17 Tuesday

17-04-2018 from 16:00 to 18:00
Kohnstammzaal, Kohnstamm­ building, Wibautstraat 2­4 in Amsterdam.

Everyone is very welcome to attend the inaugural Lecture of Nanda Piersma. You can register through

  • 2018-04-17T15:00:00+02:00
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April 17 Tuesday

17-04-2018 from 15:00 to 17:00
Universiteit Leiden, Academiegebouw, Rapenburg 73.

Everyone is welcome to attend the public defense of Nikolaos Bezirgiannis , of his thesis 'Abstract Behavioral Specification: unifying modeling and programming'.

  • 2018-04-12T10:00:00+02:00
  • 2018-04-12T14:00:00+02:00
April 12 Thursday

12-04-2018 from 10:00 to 14:00

Around 20 girls will visit CWI on 12 April as part of 'Girlsday' (set up by VHTO). The goal of Girlsday is to promote girls’ interest in STEM careers. VHTO has organized Girlsday in the Netherlands annually since 2010.

  • 2018-04-10T16:15:00+02:00
  • 2018-04-10T17:00:00+02:00
April 10 Tuesday

10-04-2018 from 16:15 to 17:00

Solving multi-modal optimization problems using Estimation of Distribution Algorithms

  • 2018-04-03T09:00:00+02:00
  • 2018-04-04T17:00:00+02:00
April 3 Tuesday

03-04-2018 09:00 to 04-04-2018 17:00
NH Koningshof, Veldhoven

The 54th Dutch Mathematical Congress (NMC) will be held in the Koningshof in Veldhoven, on April 3-4, 2018. This year it will be a larger scale two day congress, including conference dinner and an overnight stay.

  • 2018-03-24T10:00:00+01:00
  • 2018-03-24T17:00:00+01:00
March 24 Saturday

24-03-2018 from 10:00 to 17:00
Rijksmuseum Boerhaave, Lange Sint Agnietenstraat 10, Leiden

On 24 March Rijksmuseum Boerhaave, UvA, CWI and TU/e organize a symposium around the Electrologica X8 computer from the sixties. The iconic computer was developed and built entirely in the Netherlands by CWI's first spin-off company Electrologica. Registration for the X8 symposium at Rijksmuseum Boerhaave's website.

  • 2018-03-15T13:30:00+01:00
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March 15 Thursday

15-03-2018 from 13:30
Senaatszaal van het Auditorium TU Eindhoven, Groene Loper 1, Eindhoven

Herewith we invite you to attend the public defence of Casper Rutjes of his thesis entitled 'Modeling high energy atmospheric physics and lightning inception'.

  • 2018-03-07T10:00:00+01:00
  • 2018-03-08T16:30:00+01:00
March 7 Wednesday

07-03-2018 10:00 to 08-03-2018 16:30

As every year, the launch date of the EIT Digital Innovation and Education Call 2019 is approaching. EIT Digital organizes action line presentation sessions, during which the relevant priority areas for the EIT Digital Innovation and Education Call 2019 will be presented.

  • 2018-01-18T14:30:00+01:00
  • 2018-01-18T17:00:00+01:00
January 18 Thursday

18-01-2018 from 14:30 to 17:00
Universiteit Groningen, Academiegebouw, Broerstraat 5 Groningen

Everybody is welcome to attend the public lecture of Tom Florian Sterkenburg of his thesis entitled 'Universal Prediction'.

  • 2017-12-06T15:00:00+01:00
  • 2017-12-06T16:30:00+01:00
December 6 Wednesday

06-12-2017 from 15:00 to 16:30
Senaatskamer Academiegebouw Universiteit Leiden, Rapenburg 73 te Leiden

Everybody is welcome to attend the public defence of Diego, of his thesis 'On Products of Linear Error Correcting Codes'.

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December 6 Wednesday

06-12-2017 from 12:30 to 15:00
Senaatskamer Academiegebouw Universiteit Leiden, Rapenburg 73 te Leiden

Everybody is welcome to attend the public defence of Gabriele, of his thesis 'Unconditionally Secure Cryptographic Protocols from Coding-Theoretic Primitives'. Promotor: Prof. Ronald Cramer (CWI Amsterdam & Universiteit Leiden) Promotor: Prof. Gilles Zémor (Université de Bordeaux) Copromotor: Dr. Serge Fehr (CWI Amsterdam)

  • 2017-11-24T13:00:00+01:00
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November 24 Friday

24-11-2017 from 13:00 to 14:00
Turing room (Z011)

This is the second announcement for the upcoming Scientific Meeting, which will take place this Friday, November 24th, in the Turing room (13:00). Four postdocs from across CWI will present their research:

  • 2017-11-23T12:00:00+01:00
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November 23 Thursday

23-11-2017 from 12:00 to 18:00
Turingroom at Congress Centre Amsterdam Science Park

Registration is now closed as we have reached our full capacity for the conference. This year, the CWI Lectures will be held on Thursday 23 November. The theme will be Machine Learning and the afternoon will be organized by CWI's newly established Machine Learning group. The speakers Neil Lawrence, Suchi Saria, Max Welling and Csaba Szepesvári are all world leading machine learning researchers.

  • 2017-11-10T15:00:00+01:00
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November 10 Friday

10-11-2017 from 15:00 to 16:00
Room: L120, CWI

Title: Self-organization, planar polarity, and tissue response to mechanical stress: From fish to fibers

  • 2017-11-02T12:30:00+01:00
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November 2 Thursday

02-11-2017 from 12:30 to 17:30
Turingroom at Congress Centre Amsterdam Science Park

On November 2nd, EIT Digital and Centrum Wiskunde & Informatie (CWI), the national research institute for mathematics and computer science in the Netherlands, will launch the new Satellite Co-Location Centre of EIT Digital The Netherlands.

  • 2017-10-30T10:30:00+01:00
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October 30 Monday

30-10-2017 from 10:30 to 11:30
Radboud University, Nijmegen

You are cordially invited to the public defense of Thaer Samar on his PhD thesis titled: Access to and Retrievability of Content in Web Archives Monday October 30th 10:30 Location: Radboud University Promotor: Prof. dr. ir. A. P. de Vries, Radboud University

  • 2017-10-07T12:00:00+02:00
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October 7 Saturday

07-10-2017 from 12:00 to 17:00

CWI doet mee aan de Amsterdam Science Park Open Dag tijdens het Weekend van de Wetenschap. Op zaterdag 7 oktober 2017 is het gebouw geopend van 12.00 - 17.00 voor alle belangstellenden.

  • 2017-10-05T10:00:00+02:00
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October 5 Thursday

05-10-2017 from 10:00 to 12:30
Agnietenkapel, Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229, Amsterdam

Everybody is invited to attend the public defence of Davy Landman of his thesis 'Reverse Engineering Source Code'

  • 2017-09-26T14:00:00+02:00
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September 26 Tuesday

26-09-2017 from 14:00 to 17:00
Kensington, Lecture Theatre 1, London

On 26 September CWI researchers will be presenting their smart textiles research at a symposium on Smart Textiles and the Internet of Things at the Royal College of Art in London, one of the world's leading art and design universities.

  • 2017-09-19T12:30:00+02:00
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September 19 Tuesday

19-09-2017 12:30 to 20-09-2017 13:00
CWI, Lecture room L120

Everybody is welcome to attend this first workshop of the CWI-Inria International Lab. You will find more information on the website. For registration please use the event url.

  • 2017-09-18T15:45:00+02:00
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September 18 Monday

18-09-2017 from 15:45 to 17:00
Vrije Universiteit (Aula). De Boelelaan 1105 in Amsterdam

Everyone is invited to attend the public defense of Petra Vis.

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September 18 Monday

18-09-2017 09:00 to 22-09-2017 16:00
Lorentz Center, Niels Bohrweg 2, Leiden

The world is witnessing a tremendous change in its energy supply mix, demand behavior and market dynamics. Changes in market mechanisms and products demand novel mathematical models, stochastic and deterministic, microscopic and macroscopic models, and changing pricing techniques, defining new research areas within the field of applied mathematics.

  • 2017-09-14T16:00:00+02:00
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September 14 Thursday

14-09-2017 from 16:00 to 18:00

On September 14, the kick-off of a new series of events at the Amsterdam health & technology center (AHTC) takes place. Theme of the first event is ‘Smart logistics in healthcare’. CWI's Rob van der Mei will be one of the speakers, as well as Jaap Frank Ponstein, director of Ambulance Amsterdam.

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