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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.

  • 10 Dec 201809:30

    Tilburg Accountancy Winter Camp 2018 Tilburg Accountancy Winter Camp 2018
    The Tilburg Winter Camp is by invitation only and starts on Monday December 10 at 10am and ends on Tuesday December 11 with a lunch. There is a social activity and dinner on Monday evening. Read more

  • 10 Dec 201814:00

    PhD Defense Drs. ds. W.J.E. Jansen PhD Defense Drs. ds. W.J.E. Jansen
    Title: Human Dignity and Diapraxis in 'Little Mogadishu', Human Rights Culture in the Interreligious Context of Kenya
    Supervisors: Prof. M.J.H.M. Poorthuis and Prof. G. Ter Haar
    Read more

  • 11 Dec 201809:30

    Masterclass Virtual, Mixed and Augmented Reality Masterclass Virtual, Mixed and Augmented Reality

  • 11 Dec 201809:45

    Guest lecture Eric Holterhues: Can religious sources help avoid financial crises? Guest lecture Eric Holterhues: Can religious sources help avoid financial crises?
    Ethics and the financial world can strengthen each other rather than oppose each other. For example, the spirituality of the Jesuits and some papal documents of the last decades can teach us wise lessons to avoid financial crises. This subject has almost never been more actual! Read more

  • 11 Dec 201812:45

    Seminar Sociology by Kobe de Keere Seminar Sociology by Kobe de Keere
    12:45 uur
    Kobe de Keere (UvA)
    Title: The confessional jobseeker: an analysis of occupational gatekeeping encounters
    Locatie: AZ 210
    Read more

  • 11 Dec 201814:00

    PhD Defense J.A. Gillett, MA PhD Defense J.A. Gillett, MA
    Title: Compatibilist Freedom and the Problem of Evil
    Supervisors: Prof. W.B. Drees, Prof. M. Sarot
    Read more

  • 11 Dec 201815:00

    Webinar FAIR Data for Researchers by DANS Start date Webinar FAIR Data for Researchers by DANS Start date

  • 11 Dec 201815:30

    Open science: Paywall Open science: Paywall
    Screening of ‘Paywall: The Business of Scholarship’. Did you know that commercial publishers of scientific work are making profits up to 40%?! Afterwards a dicussion led by prof. Peter Achterberg on the pros and cons of open access publishing. (language: English) Read more

  • 11 Dec 201816:00

    PhD Defense M.C.M. Geuskens MPhil LLM PhD Defense M.C.M. Geuskens MPhil LLM
    Title: Epistemic Justice: A Principled Approach to Knowledge Generation and Distribution
    Supervisor: Prof. A.P. Thomas
    Co-supervisor: Dr. F.A.I. Buekens Read more

  • 12 Dec 201810:00

    PhD Defense M.T. Gebregiorgs PhD Defense M.T. Gebregiorgs
    Title: Greening the Ethiopian Tax System at the Confluence of Environmental Justice and Development
    Supervisor: Prof. J.M. Verschuuren
    Co-supervisor: Mr. F.M. Fleurke Read more

  • 12 Dec 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Willem van Boom (Leiden University) TILEC Seminar: Willem van Boom (Leiden University)
    Consumers Beware: Personalized Pricing in Action!
    How the Framing of a Mandated Personalized Pricing Disclosure Influences Intention to Purchase
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 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

  • 13 Dec 201812:00

    RDM Lunch meeting Research data storage RDM Lunch meeting Research data storage
    The Research Data Office organizes a lunch meeting for researchers on December 13th 2018, about data storage during research. Read more

  • 13 Dec 201813:00

    All you need to know about… The Impact of Brexit * All you need to know about… The Impact of Brexit *
    Theresa May's fight to get her Brexit deal through British parliament has come to a climax. Now the dust is settling, and notwithstanding all the rhetoric, what are the political and economic consequences of this deal or no deal ?! (language: English) Read more

  • 14 Dec 201810:00

    PhD Defense K. van der Swaluw PhD Defense K. van der Swaluw
    Title: Commitment Lotteries. Overcoming procrastination of lifestyle improvement with regret aversion
    Supervisors: Prof. J.J. Polder, Prof. H.M. Prast
    Co-supervisors: Dr. M.S. Lambooij, Dr. J.J.P. Mathijssen Read more

  • 14 Dec 201814:00

    PhD Defense E.M. Kunst MSc PhD Defense E.M. Kunst MSc
    Title: Teacher professional learning in senior secondary vocational education: the role of goal orientation, managerial coaching behavior, and team learning
    Supervisor: Prof. R.F. Poell
    Co-supervisor: Dr. M. van Woerkom Read more

  • 14 Dec 201816:15

    Inaugural address Prof. J.D. Kroon Inaugural address Prof. J.D. Kroon
    Title: Looking for community connections 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
    Read more

  • 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
    Read more

  • 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
    Read more

  • 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
    Read more

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • 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 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 201913:30

    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

  • 25 Jan 201914:00

    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

  • 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

  • 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 Read more

  • 06 Feb 201916:00

    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

  • 11 Dec 201815:30

    Open science: Paywall Open science: Paywall
    Screening of ‘Paywall: The Business of Scholarship’. Did you know that commercial publishers of scientific work are making profits up to 40%?! Afterwards a dicussion led by prof. Peter Achterberg on the pros and cons of open access publishing. (language: English) Read more

  • 12 Dec 201810:45

    TILEC Seminar: Willem van Boom (Leiden University) TILEC Seminar: Willem van Boom (Leiden University)
    Consumers Beware: Personalized Pricing in Action!
    How the Framing of a Mandated Personalized Pricing Disclosure Influences Intention to Purchase
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 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

  • 13 Dec 201813:00

    All you need to know about… The Impact of Brexit * All you need to know about… The Impact of Brexit *
    Theresa May's fight to get her Brexit deal through British parliament has come to a climax. Now the dust is settling, and notwithstanding all the rhetoric, what are the political and economic consequences of this deal or no deal ?! (language: English) 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 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

  • 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

  • 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 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 201914:00

    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

  • 06 Feb 201910:45

    TILEC Seminar: Henry Hu TILEC Seminar: Henry Hu
    10:45-11:45, M 1003 Read more

  • 28 Mar 2019

    10th European Banking Center Network Conference 10th European Banking Center Network Conference