Events for alumni
16:00 - 16:45
Data Morgana: Our Future with Data Science
Data Morgana is a short lecture series, divided into four parts, about the promises, hype, and misconceptions surrounding data science. Join us at this fourth and final session, where we look at the ethical concerns of living with data science. Online via Zoom. (English / SG-Certificate)
15:00 - 18:00
Conspiracy Theories: Are We Living inside a Filter Bubble?
Should we worry about filter bubbles in the Netherlands? Does the spread of conspiracy theories pose security dangers? Is there an algorithm to break filter bubbles? Join us at this symposium to find out! Online via livestream. (English / SG-Certificate)
15:30 - 17:00
Boardroom meeting Martijn van Gruijthuijsen (Dutch event)
Martijn van Gruijthuijsen is deputy for Economy, Knowledge and Talent Development of the province of Noord-Brabant. He studied Public Administration from and worked as a program manager at Tilburg University, among other places. From the live studio in the Province House, Martijn is happy to take the Friends of Cobbenhagen through his daily work, the province as a layer of government and his mission to make the Brabant economy innovative and future-proof. Afterwards he will discuss this with the Friends.
16:00 - 17:15
De Tafel van Martinus
Are you curious about the latest, the most exciting or the most urgent science from the Tilburg university campus? Watch the second edition of talk show about scientific research at Tilburg University! Online via livestream. (Dutch / SG-Certificate)
17:00 - 20:00
The TAISIG Talks feature a series of short online presentations on a broad variety of topics related to recent developments and achievements of Tilburg University in the field of Artificial Intelligence. On April 22nd, 2021, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., the second edition of TAISIG Talks will take place.
10:00 - 16:00
Social Media: Friend or Foe?
We have all heard or had debates on social media. Are they beneficial or destructive, or something in between? This seminar includes lectures on a wide range of aspects of social media. Pick and choose the lectures that you want to attend. (English / SG-Certificate)
09:45 - 17:30
Online Symposium 'The Human in Digital Humanities'
On June 23 and 24, 2021, the Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences organizes an online symposium on ‘The Human in Digital Humanities’. (Inter)national scholars from a broad range of Humanities disciplines will engage in a cross-disciplinary dialogue on the role of the human in the advancing digitization of our world.
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