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Coffee and Data meet-ups

Every Friday

Every Friday, the Data Science Centre hosts a variety of data science-related activities and meet-ups for its Affiliate members across different UvA campuses.

Upcoming Friday Coffee & Data meet-up programme
 

September 2022

DATE & TIME

ACTIVITY

LOCATION

9 September 
11:00 – 12:00, followed by lunch

 

Seminar presentation

  • Speaker: Saer Samanipour, Assistant Professor, Van't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences
  • Presentation topic: DETECT: from HRMS DETection to Environmental Contamination Trigger

B0.126, Science Park 904
 

 

 

16 September 
All day
 

Collaboration session

  • All DSC members are invited to meet each other on Fridays at the University Library to discuss joint projects and ideas

Handboogzaal, University Library

 

23 September 
10:00 – 13:00, followed by lunch

Morning workshop

  • Topic: Cloud Computing
  • Trainers: ICTS Cloud Computing Team
  • Course outline & registration HERE.

B1.25 (Beta-lounge), Science Park 904

 

30 September 
All day

 

Collaboration session

  • All DSC members are invited to meet each other on Fridays at the University Library to discuss joint projects and ideas

Handboogzaal, University Library

 

October 2022

DATE & TIME

ACTIVITY

LOCATION

7 October 
All day
 

Collaboration session

  • All DSC members are invited to meet each other on Fridays at the University Library to discuss joint projects and ideas

Handboogzaal, University Library
 

21 October 
11:00 – 12:00, followed by lunch

Seminar presentation

  • Speaker: Marcel Haas, Lead Data Scientist at the Business Intelligence Unit
  • Presentation topic: The how and why of statistically modeling student progress

Professorenkamer, University Library

28 October 
13:00 – 16:00
 

Afternoon workshop

  • Topic: Data Visualisation - Advanced
  • Trainer: Javier Garcia-Bernardo, Assistant Professor at Utrecht University in the Social Data Science (SoDa) team

REC B3.01, Roeterseiland Campus

 

November 2022

DATE & TIME

ACTIVITY

LOCATION

4 November 
All day
 

Collaboration session

  • All DSC members are invited to meet each other on Fridays at the University Library to discuss joint projects and ideas

Handboogzaal, University Library

11 November 
11:00 – 12:00, followed by lunch

 

Seminar presentation

  • Speaker: Joanna Strycharz, Assistant Professor of Persuasive Communication at the Amsterdam School of Communication, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
  • Presentation topic: Attitude measures in short social media texts

Roeterseiland Campus

15 & 16 November 
09:00 - 17:00

Carpentries workshop (FREE)

Belle van Zuylenzaal, University Library

18 November 
10:00 – 13:00, followed by lunch

Morning workshop

  • Topic: Deep Learning
  • Trainer: Peter Bloem, Assistant Professor at Vrije University

B1.25 (Beta-lounge), Science Park 904

25 November 
All day

 

Collaboration session

  • All DSC members are invited to meet each other on Fridays at the University Library to discuss joint projects and ideas

Handboogzaal, University Library

January 2023

DATE & TIME

ACTIVITY

LOCATION

16 & 17 January
09:00 - 17:00

Carpentries workshop (FREE)

University Library
27 January
All day
 

Afternoon workshop

  • Topic: Image Analysis
  • Trainer: TBC

TBC

DSC Github

All educational materials from previous workshops are stored in the DSC GitHub, a collaborative public workspace where the DSC collaborates on data repositories, code, and other related materials.

For example, you can find materials from previous DSC activities and workshops on topics such as Dash, Shiny, Deep Learning, Conventional Machine Learning, and Data Visualisation.

The DSC supports open education and is committed to continuously updating the DSC GitHub.