CCT Seminar

Amsterdam Data Science meeting: Coffee & Data #3

What’s a better way to start your morning than with coffee and data?

Amsterdam Data Science is organizing its third Coffee & Data event, a casual meetup for the Amsterdam area data science community, on September 11, 2015 (9am – 12pm). This Coffee & Data is devoted to the Health theme. The meetup will bring together, through pitches for collaborative research projects, data science research activities with a particular focus of Health throughout Amsterdam. If you’d like to pitch your research project, see format and guidelines below and submit your pitch by Augustus 25th, 2015.

Coffee & Data #3 will be hosted by the VU,  Amsterdam. The event is free of charge. If you would like to come, please register:

9:00 – 9:30           Martijn Kriens (AHTI)
                                 Real world evidence: how to use operational health data for research

9:30 – 10:00        Mattijs Numans (LUMC/VUmc),
Reuse of routine healthcare data for quality management and research, practical use cases

10:00 – 10:30      Silvia Delgado Olabarriaga (AMC),
AMC experience with science gateways for analysis of big biomedical research data

coffee break

10:45 – 11:15       Sanne Abeln (VU):  Sharing Human Molecular Profiling Data: lessons learned from theTraIT project.

11:15 – 12:00       Pitches and Networking

A selection of the submitted pitches will be presented in a plenary session. Afterwards, participants can further demonstrate and discuss their projects with the audience. Each project will have its own table on which to further showcase its plans.



  • A pitch must fit in one A4 page, with text font of 10pt or higher.
  • It must carry the following information:
  • Title
  • Name and affiliation proposers
  • Problem statement
  • Project idea
  • Expected results
  • Partners (existing and envisaged)
  • Name presenter


Deadline: August 25, 2015

Submission: please send your pitch proposal to Annette ten Teije:

If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to Annette ten Teije: or Caroline van Impelen: with ‘Coffee & Data #3’ in the subject line.

Notifications of acceptance will be sent by 31 August 2015.