Machine Learning Summer School in The Netherlands

July 7-10, 2020 in Breukelen, The Netherlands

Machine Learning is enabling a transformation in the software industry without precedents. New Machine Learning powered predictive applications are performing jobs that were previously considered exclusive to highly skilled humans. We are already witnessing a new wave of innovation that is changing the face of all sectors of the economy. To address this market need, BigML in collaboration with Nyenrode Business University in The Netherlands are bringing the second Dutch edition of our Summer School in Machine Learning to The Netherlands.

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Jan W. Veldsink

Master in the art of AI at Nyenrode, Rabobank, and Grio


Atakan Cetinsoy

VP, Predictive Applications at BigML

Charles Parker, Ph.D.

VP of Machine Learning Algorithms at BigML

Enrique Dans, Ph.D.

Senior Advisor for Innovation and Digital Transformation at IE University

Francisco J. Martin, Ph.D.

Co-Founder and CEO

jao, Ph.D.

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer at BigML

Jeroen van der Velden, Ph.D.

Associate Professor Strategy and Director Center for SOL at Nyenrode

Mercè Martín Prats, Ph.D.

VP of Insights and Applications at BigML

Michael Skiba, Ph.D.

VP of Counter Fraud Strategies at INFORM

Poul Petersen, M.Sc.

Chief Infrastructure Officer at BigML

Tom Dietterich, Ph.D.

Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at BigML

Ulrich Dorndorf, Ph.D.

Chief Technology Officer at INFORM

Attendees and Tickets

The four-day event will provide a jam-packed curriculum for different professional profiles.

July 7  |  day 1 Machine Learning for Executives

A C-level course on Machine Learning, ideal for business leaders and senior executives in all industries. Attendees will be able to understand how Machine Learning can be adopted in any organization, focusing on the strategy to follow as well as the key points that managers should know when making decisions. Additionally, we will see several real-world success stories presented by companies that are currently applying Machine Learning techniques.

Both tickets include access to all sessions, coffee and lunch breaks, as well as the Conference dinner after the executives crash course.
July 8-9  |  days 2 and 3 Introduction to Machine Learning

The main conference will be a two-day crash course designed for business innovators, industry practitioners, as well as students, seeking a quick, practical, and hands-on introduction to Machine Learning to solve real-world problems. The content presented during these two days will serve as a good introduction to the kind of work that students can expect if they enroll in advanced Machine Learning and AI Masters. Both lectures and Key-Notes on the subjects of Machine learning and implementation, look at the schedule for more details.

Both tickets include access to all sessions, coffee and lunch breaks, as well as the drinks to meet the speakers at the end of the event.
July 10  |  day 4 Working with the Masters

A day long experiential learning with the Machine Learning masters to put theoretical concepts into practice in a hands-on manner. This course is tailored for experienced business analysts, data scientists, and Machine Learning practitioners that wish to work on real-world data and real cases; a unique opportunity to work with leading Machine Learning experts. Attendees will be able to bring their own data.

Both tickets include access to all sessions, coffee and lunch breaks, as well as the drinks to meet the masters at the end of the workshops.
July 7 - 10  |  4 days Full package
Both tickets include access to all sessions, from day 1 to day 4, coffee and lunch breaks, the Conference dinner with on day 1, as well as the drinks to meet the masters at the end of the main conference and workshops.


Nyenrode Business Universiteit Straatweg 25, 3621 BG Breukelen, The Netherlands.

How to Arrive

Co-organized by:

BigML Nyenrode Business University Inform