The Discovery Lab is a collaboration between Elsevier, the INtelligent Data Engineering Lab (INDE Lab), AMLab, the information and language processing systems group (ILPS), and the Knowledge Representation and Reasoning group.

The Lab is part of the Amsterdam Data Science community, and the national Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence initiative.

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is a research university that has faculties in the humanities, sciences, social sciences and medical sciences. VU Amsterdam was founded in 1880. It was originally funded from private sources. The Vrije Universiteit is an open organization, strongly linked to people and society. See more

University of Amsterdam

The University of Amsterdam is the Netherlands’ largest university, offering the widest range of academic programmes. At the UvA, 30,000 students, 6,000 staff members and 3,000 PhD candidates study and work in a diverse range of fields, connected by a culture of curiosity. The University of Amsterdam has a leading reputation worldwide for teaching and research. See more


Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps scientists and clinicians to find new answers, reshape human knowledge, and tackle the most urgent human crises. For 140 years, we have partnered with the research world to curate and verify scientific knowledge. Today, we’re committed to bringing that rigor to a new generation of Elsevier platforms. Our applications put users in control and enable faster, more efficient ways of working, freeing up users to focus on their goals. We help researchers discover new content and collaborate with people beyond existing networks, and we help institutions track and analyze the impact of science, supporting great research performance. Clinicians use our platforms to make better decisions at the point of care. By freeing the flow of ideas, our platforms help advance the application of science to the most pressing questions of our time. Elsevier provides digital solutions and tools in the areas of strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and professional education; including ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey, and Sherpath. Elsevier publishes over 2,500 digitized journals, including The Lancet and Cell, 40,000 e-book titles and many iconic reference works, including Gray’s Anatomy. Elsevier is part of RELX, a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers. See more

Innovation Center for Artificial intelligence

The National Innovation Center for Artificial Intelligence (ICAI) has the mission to keep the Netherlands at the forefront of knowledge and talent development in AI. Creating and nurturing a national AI knowledge and talent ecosystem is our central aim. In doing so, we as an organization want to deal sustainably with resources that arise from the activities and further activate the resources in the Netherlands. See more

Amsterdam Data Science

Amsterdam Data Science (ADS) is a network organisation of academic and industrial partners that has established a strong Data Science and AI ecosystem in the Amsterdam region. See more