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The DSC aims to promote and strengthen the already established data science community at UvA. UvA has many data science initiatives. Check out the list below to find out more.

Civic AI Lab (CAIL)

A research lab for civic-centered and community-minded design, development and deployment of AI technology. The lab was co-created by the University of Amsterdam, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Gemeente Amsterdam, â€‹Ministerie van Binnenlandse Zaken, Koninkrijksrelaties and ICAI.

ELLIS - unit Amsterdam

The ELLIS mission is to create a diverse European network that promotes research excellence and advances breakthroughs in AI, as well as a pan-European PhD program to educate the next generation of AI researchers. ELLIS also aims to boost economic growth in Europe by leveraging AI technologies. The Amsterdam unit is based within the Informatics Institute at UvA.

RPA Human(e) AI

The Research Priority Area Human(e) AI at the University of Amsterdam synthesises ongoing work and stimulates new research at the UvA on the societal consequences of the rapid development of artificial intelligence (AI) and automated decision-making (ADM) in a wide variety of societal areas. These include news aggregation, cultural heritage, surveillance, and automated justice and cover fundamental research questions in history, sociology, law, ethics, communication, economics, medicine and psychology.