6 June – Lecture by Katy Börner: ‘Mining, Mapping and Accelerating Science and Technology’.

On June 6th Katy Börner, current KNAW Visiting Professor and guest at  DANS and the e-Humanities group, gives a public lecture on the topic

‘Mining, Mapping and Accelerating Science and Technology’.

During this  lecture Katy Börner will tell more about large scale data analysis,  models and simulations that all aim at capturing the complex nature of  academia and to increase our scientific understanding of the inner  workings of Science&Technology.

The reading will take place on June 6, 2012, from 15:00 till 17.00 at the KNAW, Het Trippenhuis, Kloveniersburgwal 29 in Amsterdam.

The location is open from 14.30 onwards. After the lecture a reception will take place.

Due to the limited number of places we would like to ask you to register online: <http://dans.knaw.nl/node/2207> by May 20 latest!

You can find more information about the lecture on our website <http://dans.knaw.nl/en/content/categorieen/symposia/lecture-%E2%80%98mining-mapping-and-accelerating-science-and-technology%E2%80%99> or contact  Andrea Scharnhorst <mailto:andrea.scharnhorst@dans.knaw.nl>, head e-research at DANS, for further questions.