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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
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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)

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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.

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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.

  • 2017-08-19T15:00:00+02:00
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August 19 Saturday

19-08-2017 from 15:00 to 16:00
Lowlands, Mind of the Universe Tent

This year at Lowlands, quantum experts Harry Buhrman and Ronald Hanson will discuss the quantum revolution: what effects will quantum computing and quantum networks have on science and on our society?

  • 2017-07-07T06:30:00+02:00
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July 7 Friday

07-07-2017 06:30 to 10-07-2017 15:00

The 2017 edition of the Conference On Learning Theory will take place in Amsterdam. Details will soon follow.

  • 2017-06-29T07:00:00+02:00
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June 29 Thursday

29-06-2017 07:00 to 30-06-2017 16:00
Turing room CWI

Early announcement. We cordially invite you to register for the 2017 INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Conference; the premier forum for both academics and practitioners who are active in research in the fields of pricing analytics and revenue management. Registration and abstract submission (also for the practical talks) opens in January 2017, please look at&n

  • 2017-06-27T12:30:00+02:00
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June 27 Tuesday

27-06-2017 from 12:30 to 14:00
Senaatszaal of the Auditorium, Mekelweg 5, Delft

You are all cordially invited to the public defense of Alvaro Leitao on his PhD thesis entitled: Hybrid Monte Carlo methods in computational finance. Promotor: Prof.dr. Kees Oosterlee

  • 2017-06-18T11:00:00+02:00
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June 18 Sunday

18-06-2017 from 11:00 to 13:00
Paradiso, Weteringschans 6, 1017 SG Amsterdam

On 18 June, Harry Buhrman and Yfke Dulek will give a ‘Paradiso lecture’. These lectures, which take place in music venue and cultural centre Paradiso in Amsterdam, are intended for a broad audience. Harry Buhrman is leader of the Algorithms and Complexity group, director of QuSoft and professor at the University of Amsterdam. Yfke Dulek is a PhD student in the A&C research group. Their lecture is about artificial intelligence and quantum computers. Buhrman and Dulek will address the question: will computers take over in the future?

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June 15 Thursday

15-06-2017 from 14:00 to 17:00
Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) in Amsterdam

CSS pioneers Dr. Bert Bos, from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) from France, and Dr. Håkon Wium Lie from YesLogic from Norway, will give a unique lecture and a masterclass at CWI on Thursday 15 June 2017. They will talk about 'A walk-through of CSS Grid' and 'CSS in print'. Everybody interested in the current state and future of the CSS web standard for web design and print is cordially invited. The lecture and the masterclass will be given in English. There is an admission fee. As there is limited space available, please register soon. We hope to see you on 15 June!

  • 2017-06-09T11:00:00+02:00
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June 9 Friday

09-06-2017 from 11:00 to 12:00
Room L120 at CWI, Science Park 123 in Amsterdam

We cordially invite you to attend the CWI lecture given by Professor Marta Kwiatkowska (Fellow of Trinity College Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford) entitled 'Safety Verification of Deep Neural Networks'.

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June 7 Wednesday

07-06-2017 09:30 to 09-06-2017 17:00
Congress Centre Amsterdam Science Park

On 7-9 June 2017 NETWORKS organizes the first large conference in the framework of the NETWORKS programme. On 7 and 9 June a scientific conference with 4 parallel tracks, each focussing on a specific aspect of networks. On 8 June a public event is organized. You'll find more information about the program and registration on the website.

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June 2 Friday

Turing zaal, CWI gebouw, Science Park 123, Amsterdam

We cordially invite you to attend this workshop on the occasion of Jan van Eijck's retirement as researcher at CWI and as professor at ILLC. The topics are reflections on the possibilities and the limitations of applications of logic to the analysis of human behaviour . More information can be found on the website.

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May 22 Monday

22-05-2017 from 10:00 to 18:00
Turing room, Science Park Congress Centre, Amsterdam

The goal of this outreach day is to show a variety of particular problems in this emerging field of research to the Dutch Stochastics community. The workshop is open to other participants as well. Please visit the website for registration.

  • 2017-05-18T11:00:00+02:00
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May 18 Thursday

18-05-2017 from 11:00 to 17:30
CWI kantoor | Science Park 123 | 1098 XG Amsterdam

Donderdag 18 mei organiseert het Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica het zakelijk netwerkevent CWI in Bedrijf. Sprekers uit het bedrijfsleven en onderzoekers van het CWI belichten vanuit meerdere vakgebieden ‘Technology for Tomorrow’. Welke wetenschappelijke kennis heeft u nodig om uw bedrijf voor te bereiden op de toekomst?

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