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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.

  • 13 Dec 201809:00

    Conference Initiation and Mystagogy Conference Initiation and Mystagogy
    Acknowledging the spiritual, mystical, liturgical, and pedagogical dimensions in Aquinas’s thought, the conference will explore various issues and aspects related to ‘initiation and mystagogy in Thomas Aquinas’.
    13 December 2018 09:00 – 15 December 2018 13:00 Read more

  • 17 Dec 201810:00

    PhD Defense Mr. T.J.M. Kuunders PhD Defense Mr. T.J.M. Kuunders
    Title: Local use of national knowledge. Enhancing guideline implementation in local public health policy
    Supervisors: Prof. J.A.M. van Oers and Prof. L.A.M. van de Goor
    Co-supervisors: Dr. M.J.H. van Bon-Martens and Dr. T.W.G.M. Paulussen Read more

  • 17 Dec 201816:00

    PhD Defense S. Basiglio PhD Defense S. Basiglio
    Title: Essays on Financial Behaviour of Households and Firms
    Supervisors: Dr. M.C. Rossi, Prof. A.H.O. van Soest Read more

  • 18 Dec 201810:00

    PhD Defense S. Virdia PhD Defense S. Virdia
    Title: Returns to education from different perspectives. Macro determinants, micro mechanisms, and unconventional educational pathways in the transitions from school to work
    Supervisors: Prof. S. Scherer, Prof. P.M. de Graaf
    Co-supervisor: Dr. A.R.C.M. Luijkx Read more

  • 18 Dec 201813:30

    Congress: Fiscal Institute Tilburg (FIT) exists 50 years Congress: Fiscal Institute Tilburg (FIT) exists 50 years
    On the 18th of December FIT will celebrate its 50th anniversary. Therefore, several activities will be organized. Read more

  • 18 Dec 201814:00

    PhD Defense J. Wu PhD Defense J. Wu
    Title: The Justifiability of Particular Reasoning in Constructive Dialogue between China and International Human Rights Treaty Bodies
    Supervisors: prof. W.J.M. van Genugten and prof. F. Hendriks
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  • 18 Dec 201816:00

    PhD Defense H. Bhakuni PhD Defense H. Bhakuni
    Title: Clinical Trials, Consent, and Context: The Indian Experience
    Supervisors: Prof. M.E.A. Goodwin, Prof. A. Griffiths
    Co-supervisor: Dr. G. Porter Read more

  • 18 Dec 201816:00

    Witteveenlezing - Tom-Jan Meeus: Democratie, eigendunk en zelfbedrog * Witteveenlezing - Tom-Jan Meeus: Democratie, eigendunk en zelfbedrog *
    Political journalist Tom-Jan Meeus will reflect on today’s society in this fourth Witteveen lecture. A lecture about the citizen as a product, the politician as a servant, and online freedom as a lie. Or about the subversion of democratic awareness. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 19 Dec 201812:45

    Christmas on Campus 2018 Christmas on Campus 2018
    It is almost a tradition: on Wednesday before Christmas, during lunch break, a small choir of Tilburg University staff members performs a small, diverse concert of Christmas carols. Read more

  • 19 Dec 201814:00

    PhD Defense B.S. Pattinaja-de Vries LLM MPhil PhD Defense B.S. Pattinaja-de Vries LLM MPhil
    Title: The Association of South East Asian Nations and its Member States. Universality of Human Rights and the Room for Particularities.
    Supervisors: Prof. W.J.M. van Genugten and Prof. mr. N.M.C.P. Jägers
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  • 19 Dec 201816:00

    PhD Defense S. van Voorst MSc PhD Defense S. van Voorst MSc
    Title: Ex-post legislative evaluations in the European Commission: Between technical instruments and political tools
    Supervisors: Prof. A.C.M. Meuwese, Prof. S. van Thiel, Prof. E. Masterbroek
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  • 20 Dec 201814:00

    PhD Defense Ms. B.H. de Rooij, MSc PhD Defense Ms. B.H. de Rooij, MSc
    Title PhD thesis: Survivorship care planning for women with a gynecological cancer: does information heal or hurt?
    Supervisor: Prof. L.V. van de Poll-Franse
    Co-supervisor: Dr. N.P.M. Ezendam Read more

  • 20 Dec 201816:00

    PhD Defense H. Hadiwijaya PhD Defense H. Hadiwijaya
    Title: The development of adolescent relationships: a person-centered approach
    Supervisors: Prof. W.H.J. Meeus, Prof. J.K. Vermunt
    Co-supervisor: Dr. T.A. Klimstra Read more

  • 21 Dec 201814:00

    PhD Defense I. Meskal PhD Defense I. Meskal
    Title: Cognitive functioning in meningioma patients: insights in individual test performances and changes of performance after surgery
    Supervisor: Prof. M.M. Sitskoorn
    Co-supervisors: Dr. G.J.M. Rutten, K. Gehring PhD Read more

  • 11 Jan 201913:30

    PhD Defense C.C.H.M. van Delft-Schreurs PhD Defense C.C.H.M. van Delft-Schreurs
    Title: Quality of life, physical limitations and psychological complaints in severely injured trauma patients
    Supervisors: Prof. J. de Vries, Prof. M.H.J. Verhofstad
    Co-supervisor: Dr. M.A.C. de Jongh Read more

  • 14 Jan 201913:30

    PhD Defense J. Rüschenpöhler PhD Defense J. Rüschenpöhler
    Title: Behavioural Perspectives on Subsistence Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets
    Supervisor: Prof. D.P. van Soest
    Co-supervisor: Dr. P.S. Dalton Read more

  • 15 Jan 201912:45

    Seminar Sociology by Lorenzo D’Hooge Seminar Sociology by Lorenzo D’Hooge
    12:45 uur
    Lorenzo D’Hooge (TiU)
    Title: t.b.a.
    Locatie: AZ 210
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  • 15 Jan 201920:00

    Science Café - De energietransitie * Science Café - De energietransitie *
    We have to stop using natural gas. The government wants all households in the Netherlands off the gas grid by 2050. Companies are also expected to contribute. But how realistic is that? And how much reduction in CO2 emissions would that actually achieve? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 16 Jan 201910:45

    TILEC Work in Progress: Jingze Li TILEC Work in Progress: Jingze Li
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
    When FRAND meets an open source license: challenges to IPR rules in standard setting organizations, the case of Apache v.2 in ETSI under the lens of EU competition law as an example Read more

  • 17 Jan 201914:30

    Vrienden van Cobbenhagen Lecture Vrienden van Cobbenhagen Lecture
    On Thursday January 17, 2019 Anne Applebaum will give the third Vrienden van Cobbenhagen Lecture entitled 'Democracy and Disinformation'. Read more

  • 18 Jan 201909:00

    Registration Day Registration Day

  • 22 Jan 201913:00

    TOP Winter Week 2019 TOP Winter Week 2019

  • 23 Jan 201910:45

    Club Med: Inge Graef and Francisco Costa Cabral Club Med: Inge Graef and Francisco Costa Cabral
    10:45-11:45 ,M 1003
    Commission Decisions in Google-Android and Google-Shoppings cases Read more

  • 23 Jan 201913:30

    PhD Defense Mr. S.J.L.M. van Bergen PhD Defense Mr. S.J.L.M. van Bergen
    Title: Zekerheid voor de vastgoedfinancier. Een onderzoek naar hypothecaire bevoegdheden bij commercieel vastgoed
    Supervisors: Prof. R.M. Wibier, Prof. S. van Gulijk Read more

  • 23 Jan 201918:00

    Alumni Gathering Singapore Alumni Gathering Singapore
    From 21-25 January a delegation of Tilburg University will pay a visit to Singapore and they are all very enthusiastic about meeting alumni. Therefore, the delegation has organized a special alumni gathering to get to know you and talk about your experiences and your life after graduation. Read more

  • 24 Jan 201912:00

    Education Bazaar: Prepare for the Future Education Bazaar: Prepare for the Future
    The 2019 Education Bazaar is the annual education event that connects Tilburg University students and teachers. In an informal setting, the bazar acts as a platform to discover innovations together, identify best practices and to share knowledge and experiences. The 2019 theme will be Prepare for the future. Read more

  • 24 Jan 201917:00

    Campus Poet Election & Poetry Party Campus Poet Election & Poetry Party
    Are you the new Campus Poet? On Thursday, January 24, Tilburg University will choose its Campus Poet 2019! Are you a student or staff member and do you want to poetically comment on life on campus with your poetry for a whole year? Then sign up for the Campus Poet Election 2019! Read more

  • 25 Jan 201913:00

    Human Library: Meet your prejudice * Human Library: Meet your prejudice *
    Visit the Human Library in Tilburg on Friday January 25, 2019. Instead of a book, you can borrow a 'person' and hear their life story. There will be many different 'books' whom you can talk to, such as refugees, an orphan, a transsexual, people with a handicap or people who have a peculiar lifestyle. The Human Library aims to take away prejudices and stimulate social cohesion. (language: Dutch & English) Read more

  • 25 Jan 201913:30

    PhD Defense E.C. Walhout PhD Defense E.C. Walhout
    Title: An infants' graveyard? Region, religion and infant mortality in North Brabant, 1840-1940
    Supervisors: Prof. A.J.A. Bijsterveld, Prof. T.L.M. Engelen, Prof. A.A.P.O. Janssens
    Read more

  • 28 Jan 201910:00

    ELSA Tilburg Study Trip: Vienna & Bratislava ELSA Tilburg Study Trip: Vienna & Bratislava
    ELSA Tilburg invites you to one of the most anticipated trips of the year: The Vienna & Bratislava STUDY TRIP! Read more

  • 29 Jan 201910:00

    PhD Defense K. Altangerel MSc PhD Defense K. Altangerel MSc
    Title: Essays on Immigration Policy
    Supervisors: Prof. J.C. van Ours, Prof. J. Boone
    Read more

  • 30 Jan 201910:45

    TILEC Seminar: Patricia Funk (Universita della Svizzera Italiana) TILEC Seminar: Patricia Funk (Universita della Svizzera Italiana)
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
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  • 31 Jan 201917:00

    All you need to know about… Machiavelli * All you need to know about… Machiavelli *
    Lecture by professor Randall Lesaffer about Machiavelli. Machiavelli was a 16th century Florentine philosopher known primarily for his political ideas. He has often been called the father of modern political science. (language: English) Read more

  • 01 Feb 201910:00

    PhD Defense L. D'Hooge PhD Defense L. D'Hooge
    Title: Mind over Matter; Causes and Consequences of Class Discordance
    Supervisor: Prof. dr. P.H.J. Achterberg
    Co-supervisor: Dr. T. Reeskens Read more

  • 06 Feb 201910:45

    TILEC Seminar: Henry Hu TILEC Seminar: Henry Hu
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
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  • 06 Feb 201913:30

    PhD Defense A.O. Ong'ayo MSc PhD Defense A.O. Ong'ayo MSc
    Title: Diaspora organisations, transnational practices and development: Ghanaians in the Netherlands
    Supervisors: Prof. M.E.H. van Reisen, Prof. M. Mawere
    Co-supervisor: Dr. M.J.W. Stokmans Read more

  • 08 Feb 201913:30

    PhD Defense A.K. Bosma MSc. LLM PhD Defense A.K. Bosma MSc. LLM
    Title: Emotive Justice. Lay persons' and legal professionals evaluations of emotional victims within the just world paradigm.
    Supervisors: Prof. mr. M.S. Groenhuijsen and Prof. A. Pemberton
    Read more

  • 12 Feb 201912:45

    Seminar Sociology by Tobias Stark Seminar Sociology by Tobias Stark
    12:45 uur
    Tobias Stark (Utrecht)
    Title: t.b.a.
    Locatie: AZ 210
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  • 13 Feb 201910:45

    TILEC Club IO: Madina Kurmangaliyeva TILEC Club IO: Madina Kurmangaliyeva
    Agrawal, Gans, and Goldfarb “Exploring the impact of AI: prediction vs judgement”
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
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  • 14 Feb 201916:15

    Valedictory address Prof. C.M. van der Feltz - Cornelis Valedictory address Prof. C.M. van der Feltz - Cornelis
    Title: t.b.c.
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  • 15 Feb 201913:30

    PhD Defense E.A.O. Zijlmans MSc PhD Defense E.A.O. Zijlmans MSc
    Title: Item-Score Reliability - Estimation and Evaluation
    Supervisors: Prof. dr. K. Sijtsma and Prof. dr. L.A. van der Ark
    Co-supervisor: Dr. J. Tijmstra Read more