Target Conference


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Conference Poster



Program Organizing Committee

Committee Member Affiliation, Country
Edwin Valentijn Professor, Target Coordinator and Head of OmegaCEN Research group, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Rees Williams Research scientist, Target Scientific Manager, Donald Smits Center for Information Technology, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Gijs Verdoes Kleijn Research scientist, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, Netherlands
Lambert Schomaker Professor, ALICE Research Institute, Department of Artificial Intelligence, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Morris Swertz Head of Genomics Coordination Center, University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), Netherlands
Gert-Jan van Dijk Director, Target Holding, Groningen, Netherlands
Hanno Holties Systems Engineer, Radio Observatory Division, ASTRON, Netherlands
Jan Blommaart Business Development Executive, IBM Netherlands, Netherlands
Rick Koopmans Deep Computing Expert, IBM Netherlands, Netherlands
Eric Zwanenburg Account manager Health Sciences, Oracle Netherlands, Netherlands
Cees Sterks Professor, Managing Director Donald Smits Center for Information Technology, University of Groningen, Netherlands


Local Organizing Committee

Committee Member Affiliation
Rees Williams Research scientist, Target Scientific Manager, Donald Smits Center for Information Technology, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Gijs Verdoes Kleijn Research scientist, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, Netherlands
Iva Kostadinova Target Communications and Publications, University of Groningen