KIN in the News


Smarter together in the age of AI

  • KIN Research’s Marleen Huysman wins prestigious NWO grant to follow AI from development in the lab to its use on the work floor, to develop a collaborative methodology for augmenting knowledge work.

  • Professor Marleen Huysman, head of the KIN group at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, was awarded a prestigious national grant from the NWO’s Open Competition. The research will follow AI from development in the lab to its use on the work floor to develop a collaborative methodology for augmenting knowledge work.

  • You can read the official NWO announcement here (in Dutch): http://bit.ly/2kOFIOi


How being ‘selfish’ serves the collective interest in the end

How a common goal can be reached despite clashing individual interests

  • The following white-paper is part of Jochem Hummel research on ‘Collaboration and innovation between heterogeneous actors’. Jochem defended his research on June 5th, 13:45, in the Aula of the Vrije Universiteit.
  • Right before his defence, there was a symposium on collaboration and innovation between heterogeneous actors organized by the Amsterdam Business Research Institute (ABRI), KIN Center of Digital Innovation (School of Business and Economics), and Warwick Business School.
  • To read more on this topic, please click here.


Click and DIY Economy

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  • VPRO Tegenlicht featured an episode on How does the Netherlands deal with the challenges of the platform economy
  • One of the featured experts on the topic of the platform economy in the episode was Jovana Karanovic (researcher  at the KIN Center for Digital Innovation)
  • To see the full episode (in Dutch), please click here


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