News and Events Tilburg Law School
Funding from NWO for research on ostracism, economies-of-scale and reducing greenhouse gas emissions
Three professors of Tilburg University have been awarded research funding from NWO Domain Social Sciences and Humanities: Ilja van Beest for research on ostracism, Dick den Hertog for research on economies-of-scale and Jonathan Verschuuren for research on reducing greenhouse emissions.
Seminar on Data Sharing & Management of Critical Infrastructures
The Department of Law, Technology, Markets, and Society (LTMS), home of TILT and TILEC, is pleased to announce a Seminar on Data Sharing & Management of Critical Infrastructures.
LTMS awarded funding for 6 year research program, new vacancies
LTMS has received a significant research grant from the ministry of Education in the context of the Sectorplan Rechtsgeleerdheid, which provides a large stimulus to boost legal research in the Netherlands. All Dutch law schools are on board on one or two of the research themes outlined in the sectorplan. LTMS has produced a plan for the theme 'Digital Legal Studies' entitled 'From Regulating Human Behavior to Regulating Data'. The program involves 9 sub-projects to be run by 4 PhD students, 5 PostDocs (each for 2 years) and matching from existing senior staff.
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense M.P. Packeiser
Peace through Law: A Study of the Period between 1899 and 1914
20:00 - 21:45
Film TILT 25th Anniversary: “More Human Than Human”
Every month, TILT organizes a movie screening in collaboration with Pop Up Cinema. The September film is “More Human Than Human”.
20:00 - 21:30
Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in September: "Welcoming Robots into the Moral Circle"
The Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT) conducts teaching and research into the regulation of technologies and technology-related societal innovation. TILT is a prominent player on the national as well as the international level when it comes to research and education in this particular area. TILT is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a year full of keynotes, workshops and events. Every month will be devoted to a different theme, such as cybercrime, e-health, privacy and climate change.