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The old customs house in Aarhus. Photo: Poul Erik Østergaard

2019.11.15 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Aarhus is the best student city in Denmark

According to a new survey, the city of Aarhus is the best student city in Denmark. Aarhus scored high across several key parameters: Career Opportunities, Education Institution Quality and City Reputation. All of them are categories that prospective students value the most.

Jesper Buus Nielsen

2019.11.13 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Meet the man behind the new Danish blockchain

Jesper Buus Nielsen and his team work hard on their blockhcain research. The plan is for Concordium to launch their product in 2020, and if all go according to plan it could revolutionize the way deals and transactions are verified - and make DK a pioneer country within fintech [article in Danish].

The IT camp for girls organizers can celebrate the highest number of participants for 14 years! Photo: IT Camp

2019.11.10 | CS frontpage, Featured, Public/media

Young women are crazy about IT and technology

For the 14th time, the Department of Computer Science at Aarhus University opened its doors to IT Camp for girls. This year there has been a huge interest for exchanging the autumn holiday with IT Camp, and with 55 participants from all over the country, the organisers can report a record-high number of participants.

2019.11.04 | COBRA

COBRA presenting for Datalogiforeningen

On Saturday November 2nd, the COBRA researchers Bas Spitters and Danil Annenkov gave a presentation about blockchain technology for the Danish association Datalogiforeningen. Further details about the event and the association can be found here:  https://www.datalogforeningen.dk/stormoede-2019-indbydelse/