Digital Society

The innovative research programme by the Dutch universities

smart city NewsEvents
24 June 2019

Expert symposium: Beyond smart cities today

18 and 19 September, 2019 Rotterdam, The Netherlands Hosted by: Centre for BOLD Cities, Erasmus Institute for Public Knowledge, Knowledge Lab Urban Big Data, Erasmus Initiative Vital Cities and Citizens Deadline…
NewsEvents
4 June 2019

Dutch universities organise second edition Digital Society Conference

After last year's success, the fourteen Dutch universities, united in the Association of Universities in the Netherlands, are thrilled to announce the return of the Digital Society Conference! On Tuesday…
Health & Well-being delegation NewsH&W News
2 May 2019

Going Digital?! – Lessons from Estonia

You have probably heard about Estonia’s transformation towards a digital society. Perhaps you have wondered what this means and why Estonia decided to go digital? Perhaps you are wondering if…
smart city NewsEvents
24 June 2019

Expert symposium: Beyond smart cities today

18 and 19 September, 2019 Rotterdam, The Netherlands Hosted by: Centre for BOLD Cities, Erasmus Institute for Public Knowledge, Knowledge Lab Urban Big Data, Erasmus Initiative Vital Cities and Citizens Deadline…
Events
11 June 2019

Delft Data Science – Trusted Online Information

Delft Data Science Seminar in Collaboration with VSNU Digital Society and SIKS Friday 28 June 2019 – 09:00 - 13:30 X – TU Delft Building 37 + 38 Mekelweg 8-10…
NewsEvents
4 June 2019

Dutch universities organise second edition Digital Society Conference

After last year's success, the fourteen Dutch universities, united in the Association of Universities in the Netherlands, are thrilled to announce the return of the Digital Society Conference! On Tuesday…
EventsH&W Events
22 May 2019

E-Health conference on Privacy and Legal Matters

The Digital Society - Health & Well-being team is organising an E-Health conference on September 26th: Mind Your Data. The conference responds to the need of researchers, health care providers…

About the Digital Society

We are living in a digital society, in which every aspect of our lives is profoundly being affected by the digitalisation of data: how we communicate and socialise; how we work, learn, stay healthy and participate in politics and the economy. Digitalisation promises tremendous benefits; for better health, more efficient mobility, efficient energy use, and flourishing companies. In the Digital Society programme, leading researchers from all fourteen universities in the Netherlands are working together to address the many pressing questions raised by the emergence of a digital society.

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Digital Society -
a research programme by all
fourteen Dutch research universities
facilitated by VSNU

Data principles are designed to further responsible use of data and are based on human values

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