News and Events: Miscellaneous
These pages provide information about recent developments at or relevant to the ILLC. Please let us know if you have material that you would like to be added to the news pages, by using the online submission form. For minor updates to existing entries you can also email the news administrators directly. English submissions strongly preferred.
(New) Doing science in times of COVID-19Deadline: Tuesday 1 September 2020
We, Giovanni Colavizza and Karlijn Roex (ILLC), are conducting a new study to understand how science is communicated during the coronavirus pandemic. All academic researchers, whether they are studying COVID-19 or not, are invited to undertake our 10-minute survey.
You can proceed to the survey through this link https://uvacommscience.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8owzLD0av9LUbNb
GPU facilities for research at University of Amsterdam
New ILLC blogpost 'Music in our Genes', interview with Henkjan Honing
Newborns perceive rhythm, chimpanzees dance to music and pigeons can distinguish Bach from Stravinsky. The root of human musicality lies in our genes. An interview with music scientist Henkjan Honing.For more information, see https://resources.illc.uva.nl/illc-blog/music-in-our-genes/ or contact Henkjan Honing at h.j.honing at uva.nl.
14 April - 8 December 2020, Training SURF-systems for researchLocation: Online
Do you want to work with our systems, but do you lack the required knowledge? We regularly organize hands-on system trainings at our SURF office in Amsterdam.
Trainings will take place online until further notice due to the COVID-19 regulations.For more information, see https://www.surf.nl/en/agenda/training-surf-systems-for-research or contact training at surfsara.nl.