European Agent Systems Summer School

By | 2018-05-17T18:33:41+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Announcements|

The 20th European Agent Systems Summer School will be held at the department of Data-Science and Knowledge Engineering of Maastricht University in the Netherlands from June 18th till 22nd, 2018. More information here:

BNAIC 2017 Postproceedings Published

By | 2018-05-16T09:06:46+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Articles|

The BNAIC 2017 postproceedings were published in the Springer CCIS series. It contains all 11 Type A regular papers accepted for oral presentation (37% of the 30 Type A submissions). Verheij, B., & Wiering, M. (eds.) (2018). Artificial Intelligence. 29th Benelux Conference, BNAIC 2017. Groningen, The Netherlands, November 8-9, 2017. Revised Selected Papers (Communications in Computer and [...]

EU Communication on AI

By | 2018-05-07T09:26:55+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Articles|

On April 25th, 2018, the European Commission has published a Communication outlining a European approach to AI, based on three pillars: Boosting the EU's technological and industrial capacity and AI uptake across the economy, both by the private and public sectors. This includes investments in research and innovation and better access to data. Preparing for socio-economic [...]

BNAIC / BeneLearn 2018

By | 2018-05-07T09:26:15+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Announcements|

BNAIC 2018 will be co-located with BeneLearn 2018! The joint event will take at the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS) in ‘s-Hertogenbosch on November 8-9, 2018. For more information, see

Events and other announcements

By | 2018-05-01T18:29:18+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Blog|

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BNAIC 2017: Session report “Machine Learning 2”

By | 2018-03-01T20:28:11+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Event reports|

The first presentation in this session was given by David Roschewitz from Maastricht University, who presented a joint work with Kurt Driessens and Pieter Collins titled "Simultaneous Ensemble Generation and Hyper parameter Optimization for Regression". The authors presented a method to simultaneously generate ensembles and tune the hyper parameters of the models for regression problems. [...]