Category Archives: Allgemein


Dear colleagues and friends, Abstract submission is now open for the joint virtual conference “Data Science, Statistics & Visualisation and European Conference on Data Analysis 2021” (DSSV-ECDA 2021). The conference will be held online on July 7-9, 2021, hosted by the Erasmus University Rotterdam. The conference program is limited to a few hours per day,… Read More »

Kick-off Meeting for the Working group AG ETHICS

Dear all, you are highly invited to participate and contribute to the Kick-off Meeting for the Working group AG ETHICS at Hamburg from 8th to 9th May 2020, hosted under the umbrella of the GfKl (Gesellschaft für Klassifikation e.V.).   The general goal of the working group is to inspire data scientists to participate in… Read More »

AG DANK Herbsttagung 2019

This years AG-DANK Herbgung will take place in Dortmund on October the 10th and 11th:

European Summer School on Explainable Data Science

European Summer School on Explainable Data Science incl. Public Symposium: Data for All – Data Science and the Human Factor 10-13 September 2019, Kirchberg, Luxembourg Organised by the European Association for Data Science ( There are still some places available on the Explainable Data  Science summer school in September. This is a unique opportunity to… Read More »

59th Newsletter of the IFCS

Dear friends and members of the GfKl, we are happy to share the current Newsletter of the International Federation of Classification Societies with you. To download the newsletter click here.

Recent Vacancies in Data Science at University of Essex

Dear friends and members of GfKl, We are pleased to announce you two recent vacancies in Data Science at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Essex (Colchester, UK): Professor of Data Science – Download Recruitement Pack here Lecturer in Data Science & Statistics – Download Recruitement Pack here The application deadline is 22.04.2019. Further… Read More »

Prof. Dr. Andreas Hilbert died after a long and severe illness

Prof. Dr. Andreas Hilbert (born 1966 in Ramstein-Miesenbach) died on March 1, 2019, much too early after a long and severe illness. Andreas Hilbert has been the Chair of Business Informatics since 2004, especially Business Intelligence Research at the TU Dresden. Previously, he studied business mathematics at the Universities of Kaiserslautern and Karlsruhe, then earned… Read More »