The UHasselt Data Science Institute brings together high quality data-driven research, education and industrial collaboration, both at a local and global level to facilitate the data-driven future. Through their expertise in data sciences, our students, staff, researchers and alumni help to make our society more sustainable, healthy, inclusive, agile and smart.
To develop relevant civic-driven research we also invest in fundamental data science research. This helps the UHasselt Data Science Institute to keep options and possible scenarios open, to maintain a good capability for top-level scientific expertise, to develop conditions favourable to scientific and technological breakthroughs and to ensure education at the highest level.
The institute provides the necessary space for serendipity, thereby fostering creativity in the research process.