Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences

Artificial Intelligence, Communication, Culture, Philosophy, Religion and Liberal Arts and Sciences

Alfons (Fons) A. Maes

Tilburg University

Full Professor

Department Communication and Cognition

School of Humanities and Digital Sciences

Tilburg University

PO Box 90153

NL-5000 LE Tilburg

The Netherlands
Voice: +31 13 4662058
Fax: +31 13 4662892

E-mail: maes@tilburguniversity.edu

Address Warandelaan 2 - 5037 GC Tilburg - Building D - Room D-407



Rusthuislaan 4
B-2242 Pulderbos
Belgium Tel ** 32 3 484 56 04
E-mail: maes@tilburguniversity.edu


Member of Hacalara project team


Member of Epidasa project team


Former member of Program Commission Cognition NWO (Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research)


Member of Joint Committee of Sanpad (South Africa Netherlands Research Program on Alternatives in Development)

Earli SIG 2

Former coordinator Earli SIG 2 (European Association for Research in Learning and Instruction, Special Interest Group Comprehension of Text and Graphics

Research School

Member of the board of LOT (Dutch National Graduate School of Linguistics).

Nederlandse Taalunie

Former Vice-chairman of advisory committee (Raad voor Nederlandse Taal en Letteren) Nederlandse Taalunie


Member (former chairman) of VIOT (Dutch Speech Communication Association)