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11 October 2018

At its first Demo Day in late September, the Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship presented its most promising startups. Three are located at Amsterdam Science Park: Dyme, CargoLedger and Oliscience.

11 October 2018

It’s all about cooperation at Matrix VII, the newest addition to Amsterdam Science Park’s conglomerate of shared-office and lab buildings. And that cooperation doesn’t only involve companies and...

11 October 2018

What if we could do it all again – but better? What if there was a new planet, much like Earth, but untainted by humanity’s many wrong decisions? That’s the thought experiment behind planet B, the...

11 October 2018

A research team led by Peter Sloot, professor of Complex Adaptive Systems at the UvA, has managed to pinpoint the mechanisms behind the immune response triggered in patients undergoing open heart...

03 October 2018

Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI), the Dutch national research institute for mathematics and computer science, has agreed with on a long-term research collaboration with Acumex to make autonomous...

01 October 2018

The more complex the object, the harder it is to fold up. Space satellites often need many small motors to fold up an instrument, and people have difficulty simply folding up a roadmap. Physicists...

14 September 2018

UvA spin-off company Confocal.nl has secured a vital investment from Value Creation Capital. The investment will give Confocal.nl the opportunity to grow further.

10 September 2018

Photanol BV has closed a substantial new financing round to demonstrate its industrial capabilities to produce chemicals from CO2 and sunlight. Photanol BV is a spin-off company established in 2008 by...

07 September 2018

At the end of this year Amsterdam Science Park welcomes 240 new residents in the age of 18-27 years old. Half of the new residents are status holders; the other half students and other young people....

06 September 2018

Prof. Maarten de Rijke has been appointed University Professor of AI and Information Retrieval at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), effective 1 September 2018. De Rijke will combine his new chair,...