ADS Coffee & Data: Financial Auditing

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Spui 25

Spui 25-27 · Amsterdam

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SPUI25 is an academic-cultural centre located on Spui, Amsterdam’s literary square

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Date: Friday 08 September

Time: 09:00-11:00

Location: Spui 25, 1012 XA Amsterdam, Netherlands (,4.8874992,17z/data=!4m13!1m7!3m6!1s0x47c609c1967d88e3:0x13311cda8817c633!2sSpui+25,+1012+WX+Amsterdam,+Netherlands!3b1!8m2!3d52.3685931!4d4.8896879!3m4!1s0x47c609c18df64475:0xc44a9e6e9913c8cb!8m2!3d52.3685931!4d4.8896879)

ADS Coffee & Data offers the opportunity for researchers and business to share their knowledge and give insight on a central theme, specifically on Friday 08 September this will be on Data Science in Financial Auditing.

There is also a chance to network with a cup of coffee.


09:00-09:10: Coffee

Introduction & Chair: Edo Roos Lindgreen ( (Professor of Data Science in Auditing, Faculty of Economics and Business, UvA, and Partner KPMG Advisory)

09:10-09:35: Speaker 1: Dennis de Vries ( (Lead of the Dutch KPMG Digital Ledger Services, and member of KPMG’s global Digital Ledger Services steering committee) will present on "Smart Contracts"

09:35-10:00: Speakers 2 and 3: Marcel Boersma ( (PhD Candidate UvA, Computational Science Lab; Researcher KPMG Global) and Galyna Ignatenko ( (D&A Innovation Consultant, KPMG) will present on "Evolution of D&A in Audit"

We will discuss historic, academic and practical perspectives on D&A (data and analytics) in Audit.

10:15-10:40: Speaker 4: Evelien Visser ( (Data Scientist at ABN AMRO) will present on "Data Analytics in de Praktijk"

Vanuit praktijk voorbeelden worden de ervaringen gedeeld die we met Data Analytics hebben opgedaan. Deze voorbeelden hebben betrekking op Internal Auditing en evt ook Fraude bestrijding. (Please note this presentation will be in Dutch)

10:25-10:30: Further questions & Wrap-up

10:30-11:00: Coffee & Networking


Registration is free but please do so in advance through Meet-up (

Please note the first 2 presentations will be in English and the 3rd presentation will be in Dutch.


Amsterdam Data Science (ADS) accelerates data science research by connecting, sharing and showcasing world-class technology, expertise and talent from Amsterdam on a regional, national and international level. Our research enables business and society to better gather, store, analyse and present data in order to gain valuable insights and make informed decisions.


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