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  • 28 Jan 2019
    Community building and co-creation in ASP942

    To find inspiration and to learn from other co-creation initiatives, the ASP942 project group and the co-creation task force visited the Cambridge Innovation Centre (CIC) in Rotterdam and YES!Delft at Delft ...

  • 28 Jan 2019
    ‘The new science building is a journey of discovery’

    Joost Vos, architect and partner at Benthem Crouwel Architects, is responsible for the design of ASP942. The new science building is a journey of discovery, with robotics lab on the ground floor, a drone cage next to ...

  • 2 Nov 2018
    Clean Energy Challenge extended

    Design platform What Design Can Do & Ikea Foundation recently launched the Clean Energy Challenge in 5 cities – São Paulo, Delhi, Nairobi, Mexico City and Amsterdam. This global competition calls on designers and ...

  • 31 Oct 2018
    UvA constructing energy-neutral building for Informatics at Amsterdam Science Park

    The Faculty of Science at Amsterdam Science Park is outgrowing its current premises and social challenges in the field of Informatics/Artificial Intelligence (AI) are necessitating collaborative efforts with the ...

  • 23 Oct 2018
    Check out the Definitive Interior Design of the new University Library

    In early 2021, the new University Library will be opening in the University Quarter. What will the interior look like? Imagine a yellow counter instead of red at which to collect requested items, study nooks amidst ...

  • 10 Oct 2018
    Participate in Clean Energy Challenge!

    The UvA faces major challenges in the sustainable development of campuses. Participation with the 'Sustainability of the University Quarter' case study in the Clean Energy Challenge offers opportunities to utilize ...

  • 24 Aug 2018
    Conversion of Oudemanhuispoort building into student housing begins

    On behalf of the University of Amsterdam (UvA), student housing provider DUWO began renovation work on the Oudemanhuispoort university complex this week. A total of 80 temporary student rooms will be created inside ...

  • 20 Aug 2018
    ASP942 update August 2018

    Every two weeks, UvA Real Estate Development gives an update on the development of ASP942 (working title). This time featuring: the granting of space for investment within the compass of the agreed framework letter, ...

  • 26 Jul 2018
    ASP 942 update 1 - July 2018

    Every two weeks, UvA Real Estate Development (HO) gives an update on the development of ASP 942. In this edition: information about the schedule of requirements, the tendering procedure and the planned location.

  • 3 Jul 2018
    Space for student housing in Oudemanhuispoort

    Over the coming year, the University of Amsterdam (UvA) will be creating around 80 temporary student residences inside Oudemanhuispoort in the University Quarter. Municipal authorities have approved the plan and ...

  • 26 Jun 2018
    Project organisation for new building ASP 942 set up

    A project team has been set up to supervise the construction of the new building ASP 942, led by a project manager from UvA Real Estate Development (HO). The project team comprises representatives of the building's ...

  • 11 Jun 2018
    WeMakeThe.City

    Cities are growing worldwide, including Amsterdam. This growth is accompanied by urgent challenges involving climate, security, affordable housing, health and more. How can we make cities better? WeMakeThe.City, a ...

  • 8 Jun 2018
    UvA identifies 220 extra student rooms

    In its pursuit of a rapid solution to meet the need for additional accommodation for international students, the University of Amsterdam (UvA), in collaboration with Droompark recreation park and AM, has made ...

  • 29 May 2018
    Construction starts on student and refugee housing

    This July, construction starts on 250 new residential units next to the Startup Village at Amsterdam Science Park. Half of the units are for refugees, the other half for students.

  • 29 May 2018
    Further planning of new building at Amsterdam Science Park

    Back in March, the UvA, together with Amsterdam City Council, announced plans to invest in an Artificial Intelligence (AI) hotspot at Amsterdam Science Park. In recent months, the feasibility of these plans has been ...

  • 15 May 2018
    UvA through to next round of international architecture prize

    With its design for the Roeterseiland Campus (buildings A, B, C, D), the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is through to the next round of the 2018 RIBA International Prize. The campus design is among the 20 nominated ...

  • 26 Apr 2018
    Announcement of Innovation Center for AI (ICAI)

    Today, the UvA announces a new initiative: the Innovation Center for AI. ICAI is an open collaboration between knowledge institutes with a focus on AI-innovation through public-private partnerships and will be led by ...

  • 10 Apr 2018
    UvA to build new education building on Roeterseiland Campus

    At the start of academic year 2019-2020, the range of lecture rooms will be expanded with a flexible education building. The Executive Board adopted this decision at the initiative of the three faculties at the ...

  • 5 Apr 2018
    Completion of provisional design for interior of new University Library

    The provisional design for the interior of the new University Library by interior architects MVSA Architects was agreed this week. Among the defining elements of the design are its use of colour, a reference to the ...

  • 16 Mar 2018
    City of Amsterdam and UvA invest in development of University Quarter

    On 15 March the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the City of Amsterdam set out agreements regarding the joint development of the University Quarter. The municipality and the University will work together to ...