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  • 7 Feb 2017
    HurryQ wins minor in Entrepreneurship Demo Day

    Four students were awarded both the jury prize and the public’s prize during the Demo Day on 2 February. This event marked the conclusion of the minor in Entrepreneurship where eight start-ups pitched their business ...

  • 7 Feb 2017
    Rafael Matta's former students wins thesis prize

    A former student of dr. Rafael Matta , Len van der Sluijs, won the prize for the best thesis on gambling and will give a 1 and a half hour presentation on 7 February at the Dutch gambling authority for government ...

  • 31 Jan 2017
    Launch of first Open Online Course for Amsterdam Business School

    On 30 January, IBIS UvA, part of the Amsterdam Business School, launched a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in Data Analytics for Lean Six Sigma. A MOOC is a free online course open to everyone. This course provides ...

  • 25 Jan 2017
    Minister Luhut Pandjaitan visits ABS

    On Thursday 19 January Indonesian Coordinating Minister Luhut Pandjaitan and a high-ranking delegation that included the Indonesian ambassador visited the de Amsterdam Business School.

  • 23 Jan 2017
    Pay to go first?

    If you are on a waiting list or in a queue, you have to patiently wait your turn, whether you are in a hurry or not. Your place on the list or in the queue is yours, earned by your waiting. Yet you are not allowed to ...

  • 18 Jan 2017
    High-status project managers perform worse and fail more often than the average employee

    Doctoral research carried out by Amsterdam Business School assistant professor Balazs Szatmari (Entrepreneurship & Innovation section) concluded that projects carried out by high-status project managers were more ...

  • 10 Jan 2017
    New Director of ABS Research Institute

    The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) is pleased to announce that Prof. Deanne den Hartog has commenced as Director of the Amsterdam Business School Research Institute as of 1 January 2017. At this time ABS would like ...

  • 13 Dec 2016
    Martijn Dröes wins VOGON/PropertyNL Research Award 2016

    Martijn Dröes (Amsterdam Business School, Finance Group) has won the VOGON/PropertyNL Research Award 2016.

  • 12 Dec 2016
    Lack of tolerance undermines diversity-training effectiveness

    Many organisations today employ diversity training as a way to effectively manage an increasingly diverse workforce. Despite its noble objectives, however, such training is often ineffective and can even exacerbate ...

  • 7 Dec 2016
    New Amsterdam School of Data Science offers wide range of courses

    The Amsterdam School of Data Science is a new initiative offering a wide range of courses in data science. The school has much to offer to anyone interested in studying Data Science and it also facilitates training ...

  • 6 Dec 2016
    Amsterdam Business School first CFA Approved Prep Provider in the Netherlands

    The Executive Master in International Finance Programme at the University of Amsterdam's Business School (ABS) was recently chosen as the first CFA Approved Prep Provider in the Netherlands. A CFA qualification is ...

  • 30 Nov 2016
    Research into ethical leadership within projects

    The University of Amsterdam is conducting research on integrity and ethics within projects and project management in collaboration with IPMA-NL, the industry association for project management.

  • 29 Nov 2016
    EIAP recognised as a Center for Internal Audit Excellence

    The Amsterdam Business School’s Executive Internal Auditing Programme (EIAP) participates in the Internal Auditing Education Partnership (IAEP) of the worldwide Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA).

  • 2 Nov 2016
    The Analytics Academy selected as ICT training provider of the year

    The Analytics Academy, a joint initiative of the UvA’s Amsterdam Business School, Amsterdam Data Science, and Ortec has won the Computable Award in the category ‘ICT-training provider of the year’.

  • 18 Oct 2016
    Tsvi Vinig named Kuang Yaming Professor at China’s Jilin University

    Tsvi Vinig of Amsterdam Business School’s Entrepreneurship and Innovation section has been appointed the Kuang Yaming Professor at Jilin University. This appointment is granted for making a distinctive contribution ...

  • 14 Oct 2016
    New ABS course Financial Regulation and Shadow Banking

    The ABS is offering a new two-day course on Financial Regulation and Shadow Banking, with the first edition scheduled for 30 November and 1 December at the Amsterdam Business School.

  • 13 Oct 2016
    Prof. Arnoud Boot presents report ‘Balancing Society and the Financial Sector’ to Dutch Minister of Finance

    On 12 October, Prof. Arnoud Boot of the University of Amsterdam and member of the Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR), presented the report ‘Samenleving en financiële sector in evenwicht’ (‘Balancing ...

  • 4 Oct 2016
    Minor Entrepreneurship: Startup Market

    On Thursday 6 October 24 student startups will present their product and business during the ‘Minor Entrepreneurship Startup Market’.

  • 4 Oct 2016
    ABS researcher to speak at European Crowdfunding Convention

    Liang Zhao, a PhD researcher in the Amsterdam Business School’s Entrepreneurship and Innovation section, has been invited to speak at the upcoming European Crowdfunding Network Convention on 3-4 November in Paris.

  • 16 Sep 2016
    Arnoud Boot (UvA) appointed Chairman of the European Finance Association per January 2017

    At the Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association (EFA) in Oslo last month, Arnoud Boot (University of Amsterdam/Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics) was appointed as Chairman of the EFA per 1 January 2017. ...