Frans Feldberg and Martin Smit (Sandd) on their Big Data Collaboration
For nearly four years, VU Amsterdam collaborated with postal and parcel delivery company Sandd.
09-03-2017 | 14:20
The collaboration was initiated through Martin Smit, responsible for innovation at the company. Sandd funds a PhD position doing research at the company. Central to the collaboration is "Data-driven business innovation". Through this collaboration, Sandd has access to students and remaining infrastructure and facilities of the university.
Frans and Martin were interviewed by Het Financieele Dagblad, a Dutch newspaper focusing on the financial-economic context of current affairs, about their long-term collaboration.
Frans Feldberg is professor of Data-Driven Business Innovation at VU Amsterdam. He is also co-founder and director of the Amsterdam Center of Business Analytics, a multidisciplinary research institute of VU, and Amsterdam Data Science partner.Full article in Het Financieele Dagblad: Sandd en de VU: Big Data in Amsterdam