Mathias Verbeke

Thanks to the advances of the Internet-of-Things, companies can continuously record data and monitor their (fleet of) assets in real-time. When used properly, this valuable data can help benchmark the performance of those assets, making it possible to determine if and why certain assets are underperforming.

Mathias Verbeke

Nowadays, a wide variety of algorithms is available in different data analytics libraries or toolkits for data analytics. The question is therefore not whether an algorithm exists to solve your problem, but rather which one is the right fit for the job. Learn how to choose the correct algorithm for a specific task in our new two-session webinar on 18 and 21 May.

Jithu Nair

With the massive progress made in computer vision and the easy availability of cheap computational power in recent years, the huge demand for smart solutions to be delivered on small single board computers could be easily met. More and more, computer vision algorithms are being deployed for vision on a variety of edge use cases such as drones, security cameras, mobile applications, retail analytics, ...

Mathias Verbeke

Feature engineering is arguably the most important step in the data science workflow. This is why our upcoming webinar 'The Art of Feature Engineering' is fully dedicated to the topic. Over two online sessions, you will learn how to apply common methods and best practices, avoid pitfalls and use feature engineering to successfully fuel machine learning and data mining algorithms.

Peter Verhasselt
Nick Boucart

"Hyperscale and Microcare are the key drivers of the digital economy." Each of our interviews with people from extremely different digital backgrounds started with this sentence. These took place as part of our cooperation with Bloovi on digital transformation in a Belgian context. We extracted the key takeaways from those fascinating discussions.

Nick Boucart

Open and free discussions with your peers about all kinds of stacks... You will soon be able to do so at the very first TechStack Belgium Open Space!

Mathias Verbeke

In a world with shorter attention spans and greater information overload, data visualisation can work wonders for breaking through the noise. In our new webinar ‘The power of data visualisation’, you will learn the fundamentals of data visualisation and the science behind it, and how to apply it to your real-world analyses.

Michiel Dhont
Elena Tsiporkova
Tom Tourwé

This is the fifth article in a series of blogs on the traffic situation in Brussels in times of COVID-19 restrictions. It is inspired by a recent quote by virologist Steven Van Gucht on people getting around more often again, and the effect this would have on the number of COVID-19 infections.

Joke Dehond

Scaleup Vlaanderen has developed a broad guidance programme for innovative digital scale-ups, which are on the verge of an (international) growth acceleration. Sirris, Agoria and imec's business accelerator imec.istart joined forces for this unique programme. This translates into an extensive offer and programme for the coming months.

Mathias Verbeke
Tom Tourwé

The Sirris Data and AI Competence Lab (EluciDATA Lab) is relaunching its mastercourse on 'Data Innovation'. In a series of pragmatic and industry-specific sessions and webinars, different aspects which enable data-driven innovation will be explored. We will kick things off with the webinar 'The importance of data exploration and hypothesis building' on 9 and 12 February.