The User Centric Data Science group researches how various users interact with systems and consume and produce data. We are an international and diverse team of researchers interested in Data Science, Semantic Web and Linked Data, Ethics of AI, Cultural and Socially-aware AI, Digital Humanities, Computational Social Science and ICT for Development, always with a human-centric approach. We are involved in various nationally and internationally funded research projects. Our research is applied in many domains, including Cultural Heritage, Social Science and Internet of Things.

UCDS is part of the Department of Computer Science at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

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De Boelelaan 1081 – NU Building
1081 HV Amsterdam

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De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV Amsterdam

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T (central): +31 20 59 89898
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Secretary: Mojca Lovrenčak
T +31 20 59 87782

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