Events are organised at the institute to bring together interdisciplinary groups of researchers around complex scientific and societal challenges. Ranging from slow science formats to pressure cooker sessions, each event is tailored to its aims. The content, maturity level and expected output are leading when determining what is needed.
IAS event formats
Thematic community building to explore new topics , spark creativity, and grow interdisciplinary research networks.
Workshops and other activity formats that lead to tangible outputs and potential benefit in terms of engagement, impact, publications and grant income generation.
Thematic working groups
Collaborative work for at least one semester hosted by the IAS.
A group of researchers from different academic backgrounds meet at the institute to ponder over curiosity-triggered questions (slow science format).
An intellectual home-base for students from the Amsterdam Excellence Scholarship, the Amsterdam Science Talent Students, excellence grant holders and – applicants.
Public events & network events
Public lectures, masterclasses, outreach and network activities.