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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.

  • 20 Feb 201813:00

    De Gaskolonie * De Gaskolonie *
    The Netherlands depends on natural gas, but Groningen pays the bill. Journalists Margriet Brandsma and Heleen Ekker talk about the huge interests, the misery of the victims and years of ignoring the safety hazards. What are the perspectives for the future? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 23 Feb 201809:00

    Conference: New Perspectives on Fiscal State Aid: Legitimacy and Effectiveness of Fiscal State Aid Control Conference: New Perspectives on Fiscal State Aid: Legitimacy and Effectiveness of Fiscal State Aid Control
    The conference focuses on one of the most debated issues at the moment: the legitimacy and effectiveness of fiscal state aid control. This issue will be treated in the framework of the evolving European legal and economic system, with the idea of pointing out the impact of these changes on fiscal state aid. Read more

  • 27 Feb 201813:00

    Machtsspel in de topadvocatuur * Machtsspel in de topadvocatuur *
    For 25 years, Hubert-Jan van Boxel worked in the top of the most influential Dutch law firms. His recently published book is a scathing account of the morality and greed in that world. This afternoon, he will talk about the power games in this sector and will subsequently be interviewed by moderator Richard Engelfriet, author of the book Hoe vang ik een rat? (“How to catch a rat”). (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 28 Feb 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Meredith Fowlie (Berkeley, University of California) Measuring and Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions Leakage TILEC Seminar: Meredith Fowlie (Berkeley, University of California) Measuring and Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions Leakage
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 01 Mar 201820:30

    Karl Marx & de vervreemding van de mens * Karl Marx & de vervreemding van de mens *
    Philosopher Paul Cobben investigates what human image underlies Karl Marx's critique of capitalism. And whether this concept of humanity still has meaning in our time. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 06 Mar 201818:30

    TBS, the impact of detention under hospital orders * TBS, the impact of detention under hospital orders *
    The discussion about TBS is in full swing. There has been increasing criticism of TBS in recent years. TBS involves high costs and politicians are discussing savings on the treatment. Moreover, there are urgent questions after incidents such as the murder of Anne Faber by a TBS-client on leave. (language: English) Read more

  • 08 Mar 201813:00

    Gender Unlimited Festival; connecting to diversity * Gender Unlimited Festival; connecting to diversity *
    The Gender Unlimited Festival 2018 is dedicated to ‘Connecting to Diversity’. Sofie van den Enk, well-known from Opzij and De Keuringsdienst van Waarde interviews Resi Becker. Becker is director Mail Nederland of PostNL and responsible for 32.000 employees. They will address why diversity is beneficial for organizations and how to strengthen your network and grow your career. (language: English) Read more

  • 08 Mar 201816:00

    Montesquieu Lecture 2018 Montesquieu Lecture 2018
    The 2018 Montesquieu Lecture will take place on Thursday, March 8th 2018, at 4 pm in the Black Box. Tilburg Law School is honored to host Professor David Kennedy as speaker. Professor Kennedy will deliver a lecture entitled ‘Law, Expertise and Global Political Economy’. Read more

  • 14 Mar 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Rupprecht Podszun TILEC Seminar: Rupprecht Podszun
    10:45-11:45, T50A Read more

  • 15 Mar 201820:00

    Hartslagcafé: Politieke jongeren in debat #GR2018 * Hartslagcafé: Politieke jongeren in debat #GR2018 *
    Wat moet je nu écht gaan stemmen bij de Gemeenteraadsverkiezingen? Politiek talent helpt je uit de brand! Leden van de politieke jongerenorganisaties e.a. gaan met elkaar het gevecht aan en proberen jou te overtuigen van hun gelijk. Read more

  • 20 Mar 201820:00

    Science Café: Resistance to infections * Science Café: Resistance to infections *
    Our immune system protects us against all kinds of infections. Mihai Netea (Radboud University Nijmegen) explains how he tries to evolve immune cells to protect us even more effectively against dangerous diseases. This evening, he will explain how he trains immune cells to do an even better job. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 23 Mar 201812:30

    Symposium Readers in Textst (in Dutch) Symposium Readers in Textst (in Dutch)

  • 11 Apr 201814:30

    Human Library: Meet your prejudice * Human Library: Meet your prejudice *
    Visit the Human Library in Tilburg on Wednesday April 11, 2018. 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

  • 18 Apr 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Tim Simcoe (Boston U) TILEC Seminar: Tim Simcoe (Boston U)
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 09 May 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Melissa Scanlan TILEC Seminar: Melissa Scanlan
    Law and Policy for a New Economy: Sustainable, Just, and Democratic
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 16 May 201809:00

    Conference Interpretation Today Conference Interpretation Today
    The conference brings together a broad range of humanities scholars and students to discuss the value of interpretation and hermeneutics in the face of big data, as well as anti-or post- hermeneutic tendencies. Read more

  • 25 May 2018

    Cross-cultural Research Methods Cross-cultural Research Methods

  • 06 Jun 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Mark Roberts (Penn State) TILEC Seminar: Mark Roberts (Penn State)
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 11 Jun 201809:30

    ERGO Xtra II Symposium ERGO Xtra II Symposium
    Lans Bovenberg and Johan Graafland (Tilburg School of Economics and Management), Paul van Geest and Marcel Poorthuis (Tilburg School of Catholic Theology) contribute to the program from Tilburg University. Read more

  • 14 Jun 2018

    Tilburg Temporary Organizations Conference Tilburg Temporary Organizations Conference

  • 14 Jun 201809:00

    Impact Conference 2018: Advancing Society - Science with a Soul Impact Conference 2018: Advancing Society - Science with a Soul
    ‘Advancing Society in a Digital Era; Science with a Soul’ is the title of the IMPACT Program of Tilburg University. Tilburg University warmly invites knowledge institutions, societal organizations and companies to further explore the three themes of the IMPACT Program in order to enhance connection and cooperation. Read more

  • 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

  • 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

  • 27 Feb 201815:00

    Webinar ‘Global Management of Social Issues: Study in the Netherlands - your Bachelor at Tilburg University’ Webinar ‘Global Management of Social Issues: Study in the Netherlands - your Bachelor at Tilburg University’

  • 02 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Liberal Arts and Sciences Student for a day Liberal Arts and Sciences
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Liberal Arts and Sciences. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 06 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence Student for a day Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 06 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Public Governance Student for a day Public Governance
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Public Governance. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 06 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Theology Student for a day Theology
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Theology. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 07 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Online Culture: Art, Media and Society Student for a day Online Culture: Art, Media and Society
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Online Culture: Art, Media and Society. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 09 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Data Science (Tilburg) Student for a day Data Science (Tilburg)
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Data Science. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 09 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Global Law Student for a day Global Law
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Global Law. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 10 Mar 201810:00

    Open day Master's programs Open day Master's programs
    Our Master’s Open day offers you the opportunity to:
    - Get acquainted with our English taught (Pre-)Master's programs.
    - Speak with current students, lecturers and academic advisors.
    - Get a taste of the atmosphere at our campus. Read more

  • 13 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Global Management of Social Issues Student for a day Global Management of Social Issues
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Global Management of Social Issues. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 13 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Psychology Student for a day Psychology
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Psychology. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 15 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Economics Student for a day Economics
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Economics. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 15 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day International Business Administration Student for a day International Business Administration
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in International Business Administration. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 16 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day Human Resource Studies Student for a day Human Resource Studies
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Human Resource Studies: People Management. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 16 Mar 201809:00

    Student for a day International Sociology Student for a day International Sociology
    During this Student for a day you will immerse yourself in Psychology. You will take multiple lectures from that study program and meet students who are currently enrolled in the program. This is the best way to get to know the university, but also the program, and see whether it's a good fit for you! Read more

  • 27 Oct 201809:30

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