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Young eScientist Award

Win 50.000EUR worth of expertise for a novel eScience idea!

3rd National eScience Symposium in Amsterdam ArenA

On 8 October the symposium, titled Accelerating Scientific Discovery, will introduce scientists and researchers from all disciplines to digital technologies relevant to their field. 

It will be of interest to researchers (from academia and industry), students, data scientists, scientific administrators, CIOs and CTOs. It will be relevant to chemists, physicists, biologists, social scientists, computer scientists, mathematicians and more. 

Registration for this event is now open.

Alexander Rinnooy Kan keynote at National eScience Symposium

July 16th, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Prof. Rinnooy Kan will discuss the role of ICT and Big Data in research from the perspective of his role as chair of the National Science Agenda.

“eScience Research Engineers play a vital role by supporting research projects at universities”

Drs. Jan de Jeu, Vice President Board of the University of Groningen


Two new Path-Finding Projects initiated

July 14th, 2015

The Netherlands eScience Center is pleased to announce the initiation of two new Path-Finding Projects. The two projects result from the July Open Call for Path-Finding Projects. The projects are intended to provide the opportunity to rapidly meet short-term scientific challenges, serve as a pilot for future research projects, address immediate technological goals, or investigate the potential to initiate larger projects.

Real-time detection of neutrinos from the distant Universe
Visualizing Uncertainty and Perspectives

Win free access to the IEEE eScience conference in Munich

July 7th, 2015

Are you currently pursuing a Bachelor, Masters or Ph.D degree? Then you can win free access to the 5-day IEEE eScience conference, including workshops and social events! The Netherlands eScience Center is sponsoring the IEEE eScience student competition. The conference aims to promote and encourage the digital revolution of research. Click on read more to see how you can participate.

The Kumbh Mela Experiment