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A look back on Super Day 2018

It has been another amazing Super Day on December 18, 2018 in EYE Amsterdam! You can download the available presentations of Super Day 2018 below.

Super day 2018 Carole Jackson (ASTRON)

Keynote Carole Jackson (ASTRON)

Keynote Carole Jackson (ASTRON)


Pradeep Dubey (Intel): AI: Going Beyond Perception
Carole Jackson (ASTRON): The Universe – the ultimate big data laboratory

Session: Quantum Computing (SURF Open Innovation Lab)

Axel Berg (SURFsara): Introduction
Jorrit van Wakeren (QuTech): Quantum Inspire: world’s first scalable generic quantum computer platform
Frank Phillipson (TNO): Artificial intelligence towards the quantum era

Session: Save the Data: Research Data Management

Renate Mattiszik, Rudy Dokter (Saxion): Save the Data: How it’s done at Saxion University of Applied Sciences
Cristian A. Marocico (RUG), Monic Hodes (UU): RDM across universities requires a new approach

Session: Challenge your Research Infrastructure

René Tamboer (TU Delft): Green Village Data of Things
Willem Bouten (UvA): eEcology: field ecologists inspired by big data

Session: Digital Innovation

Bas Veeling (UvA): Is There a Cure for Machine Learning?
Thomas Geenen (ASML): Informed decision making using digital twins

Session: Convergence of machine learning & large scale simulation (SURF Open Innovation Lab)

Axel Berg (SURFsara): Introduction
Chiel van Heerwaarden (WUR): Brace for turbulence
Sascha Caron (Radboud University Nijmegen): Can we simulate the most elementary interactions of our Universe with machine learning?

Session: AMDEX: towards an internationally trusted exchange of data

Cees de Laat (UvA): Trusted Data Processing in Untrusted Environments
Nanda Piersma (HvA/CWI): Data sharing can be a new incubator tool for business development

Session: Modern Cloud

Machiel Jansen (SURFsara): Do we agree? #thecloudistoodamnhard
Adriënne Mendrik (Netherlands eScience Center): Collaborating in the Cloud to Enhance Science

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