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  • 09 Jan 2018News

    Smart Calling thanks to Data
    You’re in the middle of dinner, hard at work, just taking your kids to bed, or working up a sweat in the gym, and then your phone rings. It’s somebody calling you about your health insurance, an internet provider or energy supplier trying to get you to switch over to them. You’re thinking ‘Not now!’, and you try to end the conversation as quickly as possible. Recognize it? Tilburg University alumnus Olcay Yucekaya has come up with a solution. Read more

  • 04 Nov 2016News

    Mallory Soldner talks about the World Food Programme at TED
    Mallory Soldner gave an inspiring TED@UPS talk on "Your company's data could help end world hunger". Read more

  • 27 Jun 2016Press release

    Jheronimus Academy Data Science (JADS) and BrandLoyalty enter into strategic alliance
    's Hertogenbosch - June 27, 2016 - Two Brabant universities – Eindhoven University of Technology and Tilburg University – and loyalty marketing company BrandLoyalty have today announced a partnership on big data research. The total investment is one million euro’s over a five year period. Read more

  • 14 Jan 2016News

    Tilburg University MSc students @ Eurosonic Noorderslag: There is data in music
    On January 15th, MSc in Marketing Management and Marketing Research students Daniëlle Liplijn, Tim Emmers, and Ton Verhoeven will present the results of their Research in Social Media data challenge at Eurosonic Noorderslag. Read more

  • 05 Oct 2015Press release

    Presentation of Mixed Reality Lab
    Press release, October 5, 2015--On October 2, the DAF Technology Lab was officially presented by the Tilburg University Executive Board in the presence of DAF Trucks president Harrie Schippers. The lab offers special opportunities for immersive education, innovative research, and corporate partnerships. Read more

  • 04 Sep 2015Press release

    Partners from Brabant sign cooperation agreement concerning big data
    On 4 September 2015 in Berkel-Enschot, Tilburg University, the Eindhoven University of Technology, the Municipality of ’s-Hertogenbosch and the Provincial Government of Noord-Brabant signed a cooperation agreement in the field of big data. The intentions outlined included the founding of a new university study programme for master’s and post-master’s-level data scientists. Read more

  • 04 Sep 2015Press release

    Data Challenge: tracking ship movements and detecting illness in children
    September 4th, 2015 - Tilburg University data science researchers help non-profit organizations to address Big Data challenges. At a symposium on September 11th, they will present cases of Greenpeace and Jeroen Bosch Hospital to illustrate both solutions and challenges offered by Big Data. Read more

  • 30 Jun 2015Press release

    Research center TiCC receives third grant for robo-journalism research in six months
    Researchers Martijn Goudbeek and Emiel Krahmer from the Tilburg center for Cognition and Communication (TiCC) were awarded an NWO Open Competition grant for their project on the influence of emotion on language production.

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