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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.

  • 23 Apr 201919:15

    Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in April: “Not human artists” Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in April: “Not human artists”
    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. Read more

  • 24 Apr 201910:45

    TILEC Work in Progress: David Schindler TILEC Work in Progress: David Schindler
    The Effect of Incentives in Non-Routine Analytical Team Tasks—Evidence from a Field Experiment
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
    Read more

  • 25 Apr 201914:45

    Stefan Groothuis, Olympic gold medal winner meets Tilburg University Stefan Groothuis, Olympic gold medal winner meets Tilburg University
    The Dual Career Office of the Tilburg University is glad to announce that Olympic Gold medal winner 1000m speed skating in 2014, Stefan Groothuis, want to share his life story with us. Read more

  • 25 Apr 201916:30

    Language Café Language Café
    Do you enjoy getting to know others in an informal setting? Do you enjoy learning about different cultures and learning new languages? Then the Language Café is the right place for you! Luckily, there is another Language Café coming up! Read more

  • 26 Apr 201909:00

    TILEC Conference on: Patent pools 2.0: Modernizing collective licensing mechanisms in the IoT context TILEC Conference on: Patent pools 2.0: Modernizing collective licensing mechanisms in the IoT context
    26 April 2019, Brussels Read more

  • 26 Apr 201913:30

    PhD Defense Mr. D. Martinez Martin, MSc PhD Defense Mr. D. Martinez Martin, MSc
    Title: Unpacking Product Modularity. Innovation in R&D Teams
    Supervisors: Prof. G.M. Duijsters, Prof. S. Haefliger
    Co-supervisor: T. de Leeuw Read more

  • 29 Apr 201920:00

    Hartslagcafé - 1969: Tussen Droom en Daad* Hartslagcafé - 1969: Tussen Droom en Daad*
    Exactly fifty years ago, students barricaded the campus buildings of the then Katholieke Hogeschool Tilburg, what is now Tilburg University. The student protests of 1969 will be commemorated in various ways. What were the ideals, the frustrations, what triggered the protests? And more importantly: what did they all ultimately lead to? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 02 May 201915:00

    Iedereen bestuurder!* Iedereen bestuurder!*
    In 1969, the then 'Katholieke Hogeschool Tilburg' was occupied, mainly because students wanted to have more administrative influence. What about democracy fifty years later? Do we feel sufficiently represented? Could the university once again be a breeding ground academically, and possibly also in a practical sense, for innovation? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 07 May 201908:00

    Netspar Company Visit Netspar Company Visit
    On Tuesday May 7, Asset and Netspar will organize a company visit to PGGM and a.s.r.! The program of the visit will be from 8:00-18:00 hours. Read more

  • 07 May 201920:00

    Science Café - Wij tegen het water* Science Café - Wij tegen het water*
    The battle against the water is considered to be a typically Dutch phenomenon. Today, this struggle is more topical than ever. The question is not whether the Netherlands might be flooded, but when. In this lecture, Lotte Jensen will discuss the relationship between our national pride and identity and the battle against the water. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 08 May 201914:00

    The Missing Link; the rise of women in games* The Missing Link; the rise of women in games*
    Gaming is often seen as something for guys, but does this still apply? Over the years, female influence has risen in the billion-dollar industry of videogames, which has resulted in new ways of innovation. In this symposium, a number of female speakers will explain why and how. (language: English) Read more

  • 10 May 201908:30

    Business Data Challenge 2019 Business Data Challenge 2019
    Do you want to get in touch with 3 interesting companies while having the opportunity to win a big prize?
    On the 10th of May it is finally time for a new and exciting event Tilburg University has to offer, the Business Data Challenge! Read more

  • 10 May 201910:00

    PhD Defense Dr. J.L. Callahan PhD Defense Dr. J.L. Callahan
    Title: A Framework of Power: Shaping the 'Critical' in Human Resource Development
    Supervisors: Prof. R.F. Poell, Prof. L.L. Bierema
    Read more

  • 10 May 201913:30

    PhD Defense H. Lundgren MSc.MA. PhD Defense H. Lundgren MSc.MA.
    Title: Pigeonholing or learning instrument? On the practice and perception of personality testing in human resource development
    Supervisors: Prof. R.F. Poell, Prof. V.J. Marsick
    Co-supervisor: Dr. B. Kroon Read more

  • 13 May 201920:00

    Hartslagcafé: Het politieke klimaat van Europa* Hartslagcafé: Het politieke klimaat van Europa*
    With Mathieu Segers, professor of European history and integration at University College Maastricht. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 14 May 201913:30

    PhD Defense K. Katona PhD Defense K. Katona
    Title: Managed Competition in Practice: Lessons for Healthcare Policy
    Supervisor: Prof. J. Boone
    Co-supervisor: Dr. C. Argenton Read more

  • 14 May 201919:45

    Film TILT 25th Anniversary: “Blackcode” Film TILT 25th Anniversary: “Blackcode”
    Every month, TILT organizes a movie screening in collaboration with Pop Up Cinema. The May film is “Blackcode”. Read more

  • 16 May 201916:00

    Our Vote in Europe* Our Vote in Europe*
    Do you know what to vote in the European elections? This debate among several candidate Members of the European Parliament will help you make a choice that suits you. There will be debates on all the main issues that play a role in the elections. (language: English) Read more

  • 17 May 201916:15

    Valedictory address Prof. P.J.J. Zoontjens Valedictory address Prof. P.J.J. Zoontjens
    Title: The road to citizenship
    Read more

  • 21 May 201919:15

    Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in May: “Become a data treasure-digger” Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in May: “Become a data treasure-digger”
    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. Read more

  • 24 May 201909:30

    Envisioning Futures for the Catholic Church Envisioning Futures for the Catholic Church
    On Friday, May 24 2019 at 16.15 prof. dr. Staf Hellemans, professor of sociology of religion, will deliver his valedictory address, entitled ‘De grote transformatie van religie en van de Katholieke Kerk’. Preceding this address there will be a symposium. Read more

  • 24 May 201916:15

    Valedictory address Prof. G.A.F. Hellemans Valedictory address Prof. G.A.F. Hellemans
    Title: The Great Transformation of Religion and of the Catholic Church Read more

  • 28 May 201915:45

    Keynote 25th Anniversary TILT in May by William G. Staples Keynote 25th Anniversary TILT in May by William G. Staples
    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. Read more

  • 04 Jun 201920:15

    SCT XL - Ewine van Dishoeck: Op zoek naar de bouwstenen voor leven tussen de sterren* SCT XL - Ewine van Dishoeck: Op zoek naar de bouwstenen voor leven tussen de sterren*
    What can we learn from measurements in space? How did life originate, here on Earth and maybe on other planets? Molecular Astrophysics Professor Ewine van Dishoeck from Leiden University, winner of the prestigious Kavli Prize 2018, will discuss this ultimate question during the annual Science Café XL. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 06 Jun 2019

    TILEC – GovReg Workshop on: Governance of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence: Economic, Legal and Political Perspectives TILEC – GovReg Workshop on: Governance of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence: Economic, Legal and Political Perspectives

  • 07 Jun 2019

    Cross-cultural Research Methods Cross-cultural Research Methods

  • 11 Jun 201915:45

    Keynote 25th Anniversary TILT in June by Frank Pasquale Keynote 25th Anniversary TILT in June by Frank Pasquale
    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. Read more

  • 18 Jun 201913:30

    PhD Defense G.A. Sempertegui Vallejo MSc PhD Defense G.A. Sempertegui Vallejo MSc
    Title: Depression and Diversity in Turkish and Moroccan Immigrant Populations: Towards an Intersectional Approach in Competence Training and Clinical Practice
    Supervisor: Prof. M.H.J. Bekker
    Co-supervisor: Dr. J.W. Knipscheer Read more

  • 18 Jun 201919:45

    Film TILT 25th Anniversary: “Ik ben Alice” Film TILT 25th Anniversary: “Ik ben Alice”
    Every month, TILT organizes a movie screening in collaboration with Pop Up Cinema. The June film is “Ik ben Alice”. Read more

  • 20 Jun 201909:00

    2nd International PhD Colloquium on the Regulation of New Technologies 2nd International PhD Colloquium on the Regulation of New Technologies
    The Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT) is organizing the second edition of the PhD Colloquium on "The Regulation of New Technologies" which will take place at Tilburg University on 20 June 2019. Read more

  • 21 Jun 201910:00

    PhD Defense R.J.P. Hendrikx MSc PhD Defense R.J.P. Hendrikx MSc
    Title: Measuring populations: In search of methods to evaluate health and experienced quality of care
    Supervisors: Prof. C.A. Baan, Prof. D. Ruwaard
    Co-supervisors: Dr. H.W. Drewes, Dr. M.D. Spreeuwenberg Read more

  • 21 Jun 201913:30

    PhD Defense H.M. Roose PhD Defense H.M. Roose
    Title: Heffingsmethoden, een valse dichotomie?
    Supervisors: Prof. J.L.M. Gribnau, Prof. M.B.A. van Hout Read more

  • 21 Jun 201916:15

    Inaugural address Prof. A. van Lenning Inaugural address Prof. A. van Lenning
    Title: t.b.a. Read more

  • 23 Apr 201919:15

    Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in April: “Not human artists” Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in April: “Not human artists”
    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. Read more

  • 26 Apr 201909:00

    TILEC Conference on: Patent pools 2.0: Modernizing collective licensing mechanisms in the IoT context TILEC Conference on: Patent pools 2.0: Modernizing collective licensing mechanisms in the IoT context
    26 April 2019, Brussels Read more

  • 29 Apr 201920:00

    Hartslagcafé - 1969: Tussen Droom en Daad* Hartslagcafé - 1969: Tussen Droom en Daad*
    Exactly fifty years ago, students barricaded the campus buildings of the then Katholieke Hogeschool Tilburg, what is now Tilburg University. The student protests of 1969 will be commemorated in various ways. What were the ideals, the frustrations, what triggered the protests? And more importantly: what did they all ultimately lead to? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 02 May 201915:00

    Iedereen bestuurder!* Iedereen bestuurder!*
    In 1969, the then 'Katholieke Hogeschool Tilburg' was occupied, mainly because students wanted to have more administrative influence. What about democracy fifty years later? Do we feel sufficiently represented? Could the university once again be a breeding ground academically, and possibly also in a practical sense, for innovation? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 07 May 201920:00

    Science Café - Wij tegen het water* Science Café - Wij tegen het water*
    The battle against the water is considered to be a typically Dutch phenomenon. Today, this struggle is more topical than ever. The question is not whether the Netherlands might be flooded, but when. In this lecture, Lotte Jensen will discuss the relationship between our national pride and identity and the battle against the water. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 08 May 201914:00

    The Missing Link; the rise of women in games* The Missing Link; the rise of women in games*
    Gaming is often seen as something for guys, but does this still apply? Over the years, female influence has risen in the billion-dollar industry of videogames, which has resulted in new ways of innovation. In this symposium, a number of female speakers will explain why and how. (language: English) Read more

  • 13 May 201920:00

    Hartslagcafé: Het politieke klimaat van Europa* Hartslagcafé: Het politieke klimaat van Europa*
    With Mathieu Segers, professor of European history and integration at University College Maastricht. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 16 May 201916:00

    Our Vote in Europe* Our Vote in Europe*
    Do you know what to vote in the European elections? This debate among several candidate Members of the European Parliament will help you make a choice that suits you. There will be debates on all the main issues that play a role in the elections. (language: English) Read more

  • 21 May 201919:15

    Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in May: “Become a data treasure-digger” Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in May: “Become a data treasure-digger”
    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. Read more

  • 24 May 201909:30

    Envisioning Futures for the Catholic Church Envisioning Futures for the Catholic Church
    On Friday, May 24 2019 at 16.15 prof. dr. Staf Hellemans, professor of sociology of religion, will deliver his valedictory address, entitled ‘De grote transformatie van religie en van de Katholieke Kerk’. Preceding this address there will be a symposium. Read more

  • 04 Jun 201920:15

    SCT XL - Ewine van Dishoeck: Op zoek naar de bouwstenen voor leven tussen de sterren* SCT XL - Ewine van Dishoeck: Op zoek naar de bouwstenen voor leven tussen de sterren*
    What can we learn from measurements in space? How did life originate, here on Earth and maybe on other planets? Molecular Astrophysics Professor Ewine van Dishoeck from Leiden University, winner of the prestigious Kavli Prize 2018, will discuss this ultimate question during the annual Science Café XL. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 06 Jun 2019

    TILEC – GovReg Workshop on: Governance of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence: Economic, Legal and Political Perspectives TILEC – GovReg Workshop on: Governance of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence: Economic, Legal and Political Perspectives

  • 07 Jun 2019

    Cross-cultural Research Methods Cross-cultural Research Methods

  • 25 Jun 201919:15

    Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in June: “Where do we leave our parents?” Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in June: “Where do we leave our parents?”
    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. Read more

  • 02 Sep 201915:00

    Opening Academic Year 2019/2020 Opening Academic Year 2019/2020