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Results: 1 - 20 of 23
  • 23 Jul 2020
    UvA campuses smoke-free as of August 2020

    As of 1 August 2020, smoking will no longer be allowed on UvA premises. From that day, Dutch educational institutions, from primary schools to universities, will be obligated to keep their premises smoke-free.

  • 9 Jul 2020
    LAB42 stimulates innovation

    LAB42 brings the academic and business communities together. According to Marcel Worring, director of the Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (ICAI) Amsterdam, this will help accelerate innovations. ‘By ...

  • 9 Jul 2020
    LAB42 building contractor is a considerate builder

    The first foundations for LAB42 will be laid in August/September. Meanwhile, preparations are already in full swing. ‘We’ve recently ordered 15,000 square metres of flooring for the building,’ says Bas van Straten, ...

  • 15 May 2020
    Temporary bicycle parking facility for UvA staff and Faculty of Science students

    From Monday 18 May, the current bicycle parking facility next to Science Park 904, building A, will be relocated in sections to the new location at the main entrance to this building. This is in preparation for the ...

  • 21 Apr 2020
    UvA begins preparations to move the bicycle parking facility at Amsterdam Science Park

    UvA has given the green light for the contractor to start preparatory work on Monday 20 April to move the current bicycle parking facility. In mid-May, the facility opposite Science Park 904 Building A will be ...

  • 3 Mar 2020
    LAB42 the Talent Hub at Science Park

    'LAB42 should be a Talent Hub – the place to be for students, researchers and businesses that are active in the field of AI and informatics.' This is the view of Esther Smit, whose responsibilities as business ...

  • 3 Mar 2020
    LAB42 offers competitive environment

    'We're hard at work selecting a contractor for the construction of LAB42. As soon as we've found one, construction will commence.' An interview with the Faculty of Science's new director of Operational Management, ...

  • 27 Feb 2020
    Scheduled building works around Science Park 904 due to preparations for construction of LAB42

    Because of the need to do preparatory work for the construction of LAB42 we will be making some modifications to the area surrounding Science Park 904. The following is an overview of the scheduled building works.

  • 19 Nov 2019
    Take a virtual tour of LAB42

    Are you curious to see the interior of the new Faculty of Science building LAB42? Last Tuesday, 12 November, design studio Groen+Schild revealed their design during a presentation for students and staff of the ...

  • 7 Nov 2019
    The VIA Faculty Student Council thinks along during workshops interior trajectory LAB42

    We attended all workshops we were invited to, along with the Faculty Student Council, and clearly explained the students' perspective.

  • 7 Nov 2019
    Definitive interior design for LAB42 is combining tech & nature

    Want to take a digital tour of the future LAB42 interior? You'll have the opportunity to do just that during the Definitive Design presentation on 12 November. Project leader Heleen Verlinde of the Faculty of Science ...

  • 1 Jul 2019
    Interior design process kicks off with LAB42 workshops

    After Studio Groen+Schild (G+S) was announced as the winner of the LAB42 interior design tendering procedure in late April, it made an immediate start with preparing a provisional design (PD) for the interior. The PD ...

  • 1 Jul 2019
    LAB42 invites you inside

    LAB42 programme manager Marlies Veldman is proud that the definitive design is now almost finished and takes into account the multitude of wishes in terms of sustainability, circularity, well-being and creativity. ...

  • 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 LAB42. The new science building is a journey of discovery, with robotics lab on the ground floor, a drone cage next to ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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.

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...