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  • 15 Jun 2018
    Artificial intelligence needed to make sense of the heaps of big data information

    Big data is widely available these days. To help turn this into solutions, further progress in artificial intelligence is needed, says Evangelos Kanoulas, professor of Text Analytics & Information Retrieval. He ...

  • 15 Jun 2018
    Big data gets the right man or woman to the right place

    Assessing employees’ added value may help to optimize companies’ recruitment policies. A newly appointed assistant professor at the Amsterdam Business School, Colin Lee, has a special fascination for careers.

  • 12 Jun 2018
    Two ABS researchers to take part in sustainable development conference

    ABS researchers Ans Kolk and Michelle Westermann-Behaylo (both with the International Strategy & Marketing section) will convene a number of sessions during the two-day conference ‘Critical perspectives on governance ...

  • 12 Jun 2018
    ABS researchers published in ‘The Accounting Review’

    A study carried out by Amsterdam Business School researchers Frank Verbeeten and Peter Kroos (both from the ABS Accounting section) and Mario Schabus (former ABS Accounting section PhD student) of the University of ...

  • 5 Jun 2018
    Royal honour for Peter van Gool

    On 1 June 2018, Prof. Peter van Gool, professor of Real Estate Economics, was conferred a royal honour as a Knight in the Order of Oranje Nassau.

  • 4 Jun 2018
    Jan Bouwens, professor of Managerial Accounting

    Professor J.F.M.G. Bouwens (1962) has been appointed professor of Managerial Accounting at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business.

  • 30 May 2018
    P.C. Hooft Prize presented to Nachoem Wijnberg

    Nachoem Wijnberg, poet and professor of Cultural Entrepreneurship and Management (Entrepreneurship & Innovation section, Amsterdam Business School) was presented the P.C. Hooft Prize on Thursday, 24 May.

  • 23 May 2018
    Williamson Prize awarded to Giuseppe Dari Mattiacci and Enrico Perotti

    Prof. Giuseppe Dari Mattiacci (Amsterdam Law school, Amsterdam Business School) and Prof. Enrico Perotti (Amsterdam Business School) have been awarded the 2018 Oliver E. Williamson Prize for the best article ...

  • 8 May 2018
    UvA in Carré line-up confirmed for 2018

    The MSc Business Administration has confirmed its 2018 line-up for the UvA in Carré 2018 speaker series and business seminars. Corporate leaders from prominent companies will speak about business issues such as the ...

  • 25 Apr 2018
    NVAO assessment panel issues positive recommendation for Law & Finance LLM programme

    An NVAO (Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders) assessment panel visited Economics and Business and the Faculty of Law on Thursday 12 April to assess the new joint Law & Finance LLM programme.

  • 25 Apr 2018
    Cathy O'Neil keynote speaker during Dutch Data Science Awards

    The festive presentation of the Dutch Data Science Awards will take place on Tuesday 12 June in the Aula of the University of Amsterdam. The keynote speaker will be mathematician Cathy O'Neil, author of the ...

  • 17 Apr 2018
    Collaboration between UvA and Shell Internal Audit

    Shell Internal Audit (SIA) and the University of Amsterdam will collaborate in the coming years on enhancing both knowledge and experience in the field of Data Science in Internal Auditing.

  • 4 Apr 2018
    Team AcaBoo in Philips Innovation Award final

    AcaBoo, a team from the minor in Entrepreneurship, has made it to the final of the Philips Innovation Award. AcaBoo is book streaming service which provides you with unlimited access to textbooks for a fixed monthly fee.

  • 28 Mar 2018
    Minor in Entrepreneurship: two teams in the semi-finals

    Two teams from the minor in Entrepreneurship, AcaBoo and De Bierbakkers, have advanced to the Philips Innovation Award semi-finals.

  • 21 Mar 2018
    Joris Cramwinckel to start PhD research at the Finance Group

    As of April 1 Joris Cramwinckel will start his PhD research at the Finance Group at the University of Amsterdam. His PhD project will focus on blockchain applications for pensions. The interdisciplinary research will ...

  • 20 Mar 2018
    ABS researcher publishes article on Visionary Leadership

    Merlijn Venus (Leadership & Management section) conducted research into the degree to which managers exhibit visionary behaviour in the workplace. The article was published in ‘Journal of Management’.

  • 27 Feb 2018
    Revamped Executive Programme of Digital Auditing

    Enrolment for the revamped two-year Executive Programme of Digital Auditing (EPDA) at the UvA’s Amsterdam Business School will open on 1 March 2018.

  • 23 Feb 2018
    Data Science in Auditing professor: ‘Just a tiny part of the information that’s available is being used’

    Accountants and auditors who fail to familiarise themselves with the potential of data science in auditing, are both their own and their employer’s worst enemy, says Edo Roos Lindgreen of the University of Amsterdam ...

  • 21 Feb 2018
    Evangelos Kanoulas, professor of Text Analytics & Information Retrieval for Business

    Dr E. Kanoulas (1980) has been appointed professor of Text Analytics & Information Retrieval at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business. Kanoulas will combine this chair with his current ...

  • 13 Feb 2018
    New Internal Auditing Master’s programme at the UvA

    The Executive MSc of Internal Auditing (EMIA) received formal accreditation from the Accreditation Organisation of the The Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO) on 13 February. Starting now, students who successfully ...