Monthly Archives: February 2013

Verrijkt Koninkrijk Hackathon

On Friday March 8, I will organize a small ‘hackathon’ workshop sponsored by the Network Institute in the context of the Verrijkt Koninkrijk project. In this project, we have created a linked data set for “Het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden in

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Software Carpentry Bootcamp @VU

VU University Amsterdam (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Learn to build better code in less time. Software Carpentry ( is a two day bootcamp for researchers to learn how to be more productive with code and software creation. VU University Amsterdam brings

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ICT 4 Development course final presentations

[crosspost from] This friday, a brand new course at the VU University Amsterdam came to a satisfying close. The ICT 4 Development course (ICT4D) was offered to VUA Computer Science students for the first  year and I feel it was a success. The course,

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