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Big Data

Big Data

Our society is profiting ever more from the opportunities that large data sets provide to develop new products and services. But how do we treat those data? What about privacy and intellectual property issues? What’s the economic value? Tilburg University addresses these and other questions concerning Big Data in society.



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  • How streaming benefits consumers: quantity, variety and discovery 11 Apr 2017Press release How streaming benefits consumers: quantity, variety and discovery
    PRESS RELEASE 11/04/2017 - Streaming services like Spotify, where consumers get access to large music libraries on subscriptions, have gained popularity in a relatively short period of time. They have done so at the expense of services like iTunes, where consumers become the owners of music they have bought. What are the consequences for consumers? How does listening change when consumers subscribe to a streaming service?

  • Jens Prüfer and Christoph Schottmüller on competing with big data 05 Apr 2017News Jens Prüfer and Christoph Schottmüller on competing with big data
    Recent technological developments have led to large increases in both the availability of data and firms' ability to analyze them. Big data holds the promise that it may allow firms to learn about user preferences and thus design products that more closely match a consumer's personal needs.

  • Profile: Peter Snoeren Investigates Big Data Startup Business Models 29 Mar 2017News Profile: Peter Snoeren Investigates Big Data Startup Business Models
    Recent trends indicate that the market for big data related services is exploding. This provides huge opportunities for entrepreneurs, and big data-based business models are rapidly evolving.

  • Opening JADS: The Aftermovie 23 Feb 2017Video Opening JADS: The Aftermovie
    On December 1st, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands performed the festive official opening of the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS), located in the former Mariënburg convent in ’s-Hertogenbosch.

  • Report on Big Data and Security Policies 14 Feb 2017News Report on Big Data and Security Policies
    Big Data analytics in national security, law enforcement and the fight against fraud can reap great benefits for states, citizens, and society but require extra safeguards to protect citizens’ fundamental rights. This requires a crucial shift from regulating Big Data collection to regulating the phases of analysis and use.


  • Institute for data collection and research
    Theme: Research questions, data collection, and data analysis
  • Tilburg center for Cognition and Communication
    Theme: Artificial intelligence, cognitive modelling, human-computer interaction, serious gaming
  • Tilburg Institute Optimization
    Theme: Optimization
  • Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society
    Theme: Technology Regulation

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Leenes, R.E.
Name prof. dr. R.E. Leenes
Tilburg Law School
Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT)
Position Hoogleraar
Room M 708
Phone +31 13 466 3655
E-mail r.e.leenes@tilburguniversity.edu
Weigand, H.
Name dr. H. Weigand
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Management
Position Associate Professor
Room K 1012
Phone +31 13 466 2806
E-mail h.weigand@tilburguniversity.edu
Postma, E.O.
Name prof. dr. E.O. (Eric) Postma
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Full Professor
Room D 343
Phone +31 13 466 2655
E-mail e.o.postma@tilburguniversity.edu
Louwerse, M.M.
Name prof. dr. M.M. Louwerse
Tilburg School of Humanities
Department of Communication and Information Sciences
Position Hoogleraar
Room D 330
Phone +31 13 466 3852
E-mail m.m.louwerse@tilburguniversity.edu

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