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Two HvA AI Projects Receive RAAK Public Grant

27 May 2024

Two HvA AI Projects Receive RAAK Public Grant >

Grant for research projects on practically applicable AI solutions.

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 OpenAI's ChatGPT: The Empathetic AI

22 May 2024

OpenAI's ChatGPT: The Empathetic AI >

This week, OpenAI unveiled its latest AI technology, showcasing a cheerful female voice that responds quickly and empathetically. What started as a simple text-based chatbot is now becoming a virtual companion.

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Dutch AI Awareness and Research Priorities: Key Findings

22 May 2024

Dutch AI Awareness and Research Priorities: Key Findings >

A study by Waag Futurelab and Ipsos I&O, for the Dutch AI Coalition, assessed Dutch awareness of AI and key AI topics. The majority understand AI well, with few unfamiliar.

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ICLR 2024 Test of Time Award for Max Welling

22 may 2024

ICLR 2024 Test of Time Award for Max Welling >

Prof. Dr. Max Welling from the University of Amsterdam has won the prestigious ICLR Test of Time Award 2024 for his groundbreaking work on "Auto-Encoding Variational Bayes". This research has had a lasting impact on the field of probabilistic modeling and deep learning.

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Ellogon.ai's Succes | An Interview

May 17 2024

Ellogon.ai's Succes | An Interview >

Which cancer patients truly benefit from immunotherapy? Doctors can use the AI tool EIDOS from healthcare innovation startup Ellogon.ai to find out. Director Robert Kuipers: "If we don't continuously apply technology in healthcare, our system will break down."

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UvA Researchers Created an Evaluation Checklist for Datasets

May 17 2024

UvA Researchers Created an Evaluation Checklist for Datasets >

AI can analyze medical data quickly and accurately, potentially improving diagnoses and treatment plans. However, bias remains a persistent problem, making medical AI solutions not yet effective for every population. Researchers from the UvA Informatics Institute are unfolding the bias issue and suggesting improvements.

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Pascal Wiggers appointed as Lector of Responsible IT at the HvA

7 May 2024

Pascal Wiggers appointed as Lector of Responsible IT at the HvA >

As of April 1, 2024, Pascal Wiggers has been appointed lecturer in Responsible IT by the Executive Board of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, following in the footsteps of lecturer Nanda Piersma.

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Dutch public prioritizes combating fake news for AI research agenda

May 3 2024

Dutch public prioritizes combating fake news for AI research agenda >

A study by Waag Futurelab and Ipsos I&O, commissioned by the Dutch AI Coalition, highlights the Dutch public's priority for AI research topics, emphasizing the fight against fake news and polarization.

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AI020 Recap

30 April 2024

AI020 Recap >

We are fresh off AI020, our team is still buzzing!

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Two HvA AI Projects Receive RAAK Public Grant

27 May 2024

Two HvA AI Projects Receive RAAK Public Grant >

Grant for research projects on practically applicable AI solutions.

read more >

 OpenAI's ChatGPT: The Empathetic AI

22 May 2024

OpenAI's ChatGPT: The Empathetic AI >

This week, OpenAI unveiled its latest AI technology, showcasing a cheerful female voice that responds quickly and empathetically. What started as a simple text-based chatbot is now becoming a virtual companion.

read more >

Dutch AI Awareness and Research Priorities: Key Findings

22 May 2024

Dutch AI Awareness and Research Priorities: Key Findings >

A study by Waag Futurelab and Ipsos I&O, for the Dutch AI Coalition, assessed Dutch awareness of AI and key AI topics. The majority understand AI well, with few unfamiliar.

read more >

ICLR 2024 Test of Time Award for Max Welling

22 may 2024

ICLR 2024 Test of Time Award for Max Welling >

Prof. Dr. Max Welling from the University of Amsterdam has won the prestigious ICLR Test of Time Award 2024 for his groundbreaking work on "Auto-Encoding Variational Bayes". This research has had a lasting impact on the field of probabilistic modeling and deep learning.

read more >

Ellogon.ai's Succes | An Interview

May 17 2024

Ellogon.ai's Succes | An Interview >

Which cancer patients truly benefit from immunotherapy? Doctors can use the AI tool EIDOS from healthcare innovation startup Ellogon.ai to find out. Director Robert Kuipers: "If we don't continuously apply technology in healthcare, our system will break down."

read more >