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The Business Intelligence & Smart Services (BISS) institute is a collaboration between Maastricht University, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences and the Open University. BISS carries out excellent, fundamental and applied research in the field of Business Intelligence and Smart Services. BISS further facilitates co-creation between professionals, researchers and students. Finally, BISS helps with the talent development of both students and professionals. BISS is active in three areas of expertise: data ecosystems, data analytics and decisions & impact. By using (digital) data, data analytics and data visualization BISS aims to develop innovative services that have a social-economic impact. The core values of all BISS activities are talent development, multidisciplinary collaboration and experimentation.he BISS institute is situated on the Brightlands Smart Services Campus in Heerlen. This ecosystem provides a community for open innovation in the field of Data-driven Smart Services.


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06 April 2017 - 30 June 2017

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Artificial Intelligence Lecture - Statistical learning methods for the analysis of economic (big)data

18 May 2017

On Thursday 18 May, the BISS Institute organizes another ‘Artificial Intelligence and more’ lecture in the context of Techruption. During this lecture Dr. Stephan Smeekes, affiliated to Maastricht University will speak about statistical learning methods for the analysis of economic (big)data.

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