SURFnet partners the National eScience Symposium
23 AUG 2017
On Thursday 12 October, the Netherlands eScience Center will host the National eScience Symposium 2017 – Science in a Digital World. As a partner of this event, SURFnet is involved in all the sessions on the Internet of Things (IoT).
Discover how digital technology impacts scientific research
Our understanding of human behavior and the brain, dealing with the challenges of climate change and discovering new energy sources, analyzing social and cultural interaction, processing sensor data from billions of devices from transportation to health; digital technology cuts through all scientific disciplines.
Thematic sessions and keynotes
At the National eScience Symposium, we will discuss in different thematic sessions what this means for scientific research. From the humanities to physics and beyond.
SURFnet is involved in all the sessions on the Internet of Things. Presentations will be given by the University of Twente, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Things Network and others. Also on the agenda, alongside sessions on a variety of topics, are keynote speeches by Cecilia Aragon (University of Washington) and Diederik Jekel (scientific journalist).