JADS MKB Datalab

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The first step for your SME to become more data driven

The JADS MKB Datalab supports Dutch SMEs (MKB-bedrijven) who want to make the transition to a more data driven way of working.

The JADS MKB Datalab carries out projects with SME entrepreneurs and Data Science students. In addition, we offer various tools to help you define a Data Science project with impact, such as workshops, a Data Maturity Scan and a Data Project Canvas

So if you would like to pick up a specifically designed short-term data science project for your SME with a JADS MSc student, visit the MKB Datalab Website. 120 SME’s already participated!

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MKB Datalab

Understanding customer journey & advertising channels

Monkey Moves' goal was to gain more insight into the customer journey of their customers, conversion rates and thus the costs and benefits of the advertising channels used.
MKB Datalab

MKB Datalab helps Welvaarts Weegsystemen to save transport costs

MKB Datalab helped to optimize the waste disposal process by creating a model that predicts how full an underground container is. Thanks to this insight, Welvaarts Weegsystemen can help waste services dynamically change their route and empty containers more efficiently.
MKB Datalab

Optimized inventory management

2Connect approached us with the ambition to better align their purchasing management with actual sales. As a supplier of cables, 2Connects has to deal with multiple components that must be purchased for a single product. A late delivery of one component can mean that an entire product is delayed.
MKB Datalab

Limiting unforeseen project costs with an Early Warning System

Merford is a specialist in noise control. The prices and duration of their projects vary widely, which makes it difficult to predict the profit margin of projects. Thanks to the Early Warning System MKB Datalab developed, Merford can minimize unforeseen project costs.
MKB Datalab

Setting up your data collection properly

Coach Hero wanted to set up their data collection so that they could easily understand the effectiveness of their coaching services. On an individual level: how much effect is the coach's work having on the client's problem? But also at an aggregated level: how well do all coaches together remedy clients' problems?
MKB Datalab

Better personnel planning based on weather expectations

For Bakery Royal, students from JADS MKB Datalab worked out a data model that predicts the influence of weather conditions on turnover, and on personnel planning.
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Analyzing visitor patterns in Het Noordbrabants Museum

During the Van Goghs Intimi exhibition in Het Noordbrabants Museum, JADS conducted a unique experiment that provides insight into the movement and behavioral patterns of visitors to the exhibition - inside and outside the gates of the museum.
MKB Datalab

Using NLP in streamlining document coding for DAS

DAS had a clear ambition to bring their historical dataset of 400,000+ legal documents up to date with a newly instituted coding scheme.

Better staff scheduling thanks to data science

“Thanks to the use of smart data, we can now – based on the weather forecast – make a better estimation of how many staff we need to schedule. That is good for our cost control and customer satisfaction.” Jules... Read more
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Data Science & Entrepreneurship

The Master’s Program Data Science and Entrepreneurship

The two-year Master’s program Data Science and Entrepreneurship focuses on Data Science and its applications in business. Special attention is given to entrepreneurship within the Data Science realm. This program is being taught at our vibrant data science campus in ‘s-Hertogenbosch.

As part of the master, students can choose to participate in MKB Datalab projects.

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Why partner up with JADS

JADS provides innovative data science programs at undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate level, conducts cutting edge data science research and offers great business opportunities with a continually growing ecosystem. From startups to SMEs and large corporates, our business partners gain access to talent, high level knowledge and business opportunities.

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