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Events Tilburg University

A complete list of all this year's events organized by or jointly with Tilburg University can be found in the events calendar per month.

  • 24 May 201810:45

    Visual Thinking Strategies: Look beyond Stereotypes  * Visual Thinking Strategies: Look beyond Stereotypes *
    How best to deal with complex situations? Close observation, critical thinking, and presenting a well-argued point of view are skills that you can use to good effect throughout your life. The series of four Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) seminars offered by Academic Forum enable you to practice these skills. On May 24th, the perspective is that of social sciences, more specifically organization studies. In this third seminar of four, the focus is on how to look beyond stereotypes to better understand your colleagues and make working with them more fruitful. (language: English) Read more

  • 25 May 2018

    Cross-cultural Research Methods Cross-cultural Research Methods

  • 30 May 201814:45

    Symposium Understanding the family business: De commissaris Symposium Understanding the family business: De commissaris

  • 31 May 201813:00

    Our behavioral blueprint; Are we our own designers? * Our behavioral blueprint; Are we our own designers? *
    Our behaviour is being influenced all the time in all kind of ways. We are not always aware of these influences. In this seminar a variety of speakers will talk us through topics concerning behavioral influence. (language: English) Read more

  • 05 Jun 201813:00

    All you need to know about… Arabic Language * All you need to know about… Arabic Language *
    No language more beautiful than Arabic! Arabist Jan Jaap de Ruiter will explain and convince you why and hopes to convey his enthusiasm to you and to draw you into the mysterious world of Arabic. (language: English) Read more

  • 06 Jun 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Mark Roberts (Penn State) TILEC Seminar: Mark Roberts (Penn State)
    Measuring the Return to R&D Using Innovation Surveys
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 07 Jun 201814:30

    Managing Gender Identity at the Workplace * Managing Gender Identity at the Workplace *
    In this symposium, we will discuss how organizations deal with the ‘gender’ discussion. How do they approach gender within their diversity policy? How does someone who does not fit into the categories of ‘man’ or ‘woman’ view the policy? Is it actually necessary to develop policies around gender? Are all these labels necessary? At the symposium, these questions will be discussed from different perspectives. (language: English) Read more

  • 11 Jun 201809:30

    Love and Virtues in Business and Economics – ERGO Xtra II Symposium Love and Virtues in Business and Economics – ERGO Xtra II Symposium
    What is the role of trust, empathy and love for good leadership in our contemporary economy and society? Does economic freedom enhance manager’s intrinsic motivation for CSR or is it better to enforce CSR through government regulation? Should economics and business education programs pay more attention to the moral education of students? What inspiration for better leadership can we get from different world views and religious traditions? These questions will be discussed by various speakers during ERGO Xtra II, a symposium on 11 June 2018 from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm at Tilburg University. Read more

  • 11 Jun 201813:00

    3rd EBC Network Workshop 3rd EBC Network Workshop
    June 11-12, 2018 Read more

  • 12 Jun 201820:15

    Science Café XL met Damiaan Denys over (ab)normaliteit * Science Café XL met Damiaan Denys over (ab)normaliteit *
    Prime-Minister Rutte once urged Geert Wilders to ‘act normal.’ Election programs are written for ‘normal Dutch people.’ There is a lot of attention these days for what is normal. But what actually is ‘normal’ if you get down to it? Children suffering from depression are abnormal. Children looking at screens five hours a day are considered normal. Where is the dividing line between normal and abnormal? How do you determine who is normal and who is not? Psychiatrist and philosopher Damiaan Denys provides clarity on this in this XL edition of Tilburg Science Café. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 13 Jun 201813:00

    All you need to know about… Predicting the World Champion! * All you need to know about… Predicting the World Champion! *
    Wanna bet? Based on statistics, economist Dr. Martin van Tuijl will explain how you can predict the winner of the 2018 FIFA World Cup! (language: English) Read more

  • 14 Jun 201809:00

    Impact Conference 2018: Advancing Society - Science with a Soul Impact Conference 2018: Advancing Society - Science with a Soul
    14 June 2018 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.) Auditorium Tilburg University Read more

  • 14 Jun 201809:00

    Tilburg Temporary Organizations Conference Tilburg Temporary Organizations Conference

  • 14 Jun 201810:00

    International PhD Colloquium TILT International PhD Colloquium TILT
    The Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society ('TILT') is organizing a PhD Colloquium which will take place at Tilburg University on 14 June 2018. Read more

  • 15 Jun 201809:30

    Tilburg Conference on Methods and Culture in Psychology Tilburg Conference on Methods and Culture in Psychology
    The Tilburg School of Behavioral and Social Sciences in conjunction with the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences and the Department of Social Psychology are happy to announce a symposium on Methods and Culture to be held on June 15, 2018! Read more

  • 21 Jun 2018

    Eura 2018, European Urban Research Association Eura 2018, European Urban Research Association
    Tilburg Intitute of Governance will host the European Urban Research Association’s annual conference in June 2018. Conference theme will be reconciling urban and regional strengths of the past with developments in the future. Read more

  • 26 Jun 201810:00

    EBEN Annual conference 2018: Doctoral Academy EBEN Annual conference 2018: Doctoral Academy

  • 27 Jun 201809:00

    EBEN Annual Conference 2018: Re-inventing Capitalism EBEN Annual Conference 2018: Re-inventing Capitalism
    The 2018 Annual Conference will take place June 27-29 in Tilburg University, the Netherlands, with the theme "Reinventing Capitalism – Business Ethics and its contribution to the “Doux Commmerce”". EBEN has a long tradition of organizing their Annual Conferences where both academics and practitioners network, share their experiences and learn from each other. Read more

  • 06 Jul 201809:30

    3rd Intercoder Reliability Workshop in Content Analysis 3rd Intercoder Reliability Workshop in Content Analysis
    On Friday 6 July, the 3rd Intercoder Reliability workshop in Content Analysis will take place at the Tilburg University Department of Communication and Cognition. This edition is all about “unitizing”. Read more

  • 04 Oct 2018

    Night University 2018 Night University 2018
    Night University is thé festival on the campus of Tilburg University. During this fun event on October 4, the university brings science and society together because science is for everyone! Read more

  • 15 Nov 2018

    The 91th Dies Natalis The 91th Dies Natalis

  • 27 Oct 201809:30

    Open day Bachelor's programs Open day Bachelor's programs
    During this day, students, lecturers, education coordinator and alumni will tell you about the studies you are interested in and about Tilburg as a student city. Read more