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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.

  • 25 Feb 201914:00

    Tax seminar for international staff Tax seminar for international staff

  • 26 Feb 201913:00

    Introducing the Netherlands: Beyond Anne Frank * Introducing the Netherlands: Beyond Anne Frank *
    All over the world, people know Anne Frank. Her diary and the dramatic turn her life took have made her an icon of the Holocaust. The pre-war situation of the Jews and the developments that led to the tragedy of the Holocaust in the Netherlands will be discussed by professor Arnoud-Jan Bijsterveld. (language: English) Read more

  • 26 Feb 201918:45

    Stress and Burn-out among Students * Stress and Burn-out among Students *
    According to the World Health Organisation, stress is the health epidemic of the 21st century. Our modern lives, though full of opportunity, have made us anxious and stressed about work, finances, or relationships. How do you acknowledge your stress and start to reverse its presence and impact on your life? (language: English) Read more

  • 26 Feb 201919:30

    Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in February: “Privacy tour” Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in February: “Privacy tour”
    Walk with a city tour guide through the center of Tilburg and visit places where our privacy is at stake. On our way we stop by places where our data is collected to see what the data is used for. Become aware of the value of the data you carry and become familiar with the digital pickpockets of the town. Read more

  • 27 Feb 201910:45

    TILEC Work in Progress: Xiaoyu Wang TILEC Work in Progress: Xiaoyu Wang
    Litigation and settlement under loss aversion
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
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  • 27 Feb 201913:30

    PhD Defense E. Aksay Aksezer MA PhD Defense E. Aksay Aksezer MA
    Title: Turkish Outbound Exchange Students' Intercultural Competencies at Different Stages of the International Sojourn
    Supervisors: Em. Prof. A.J.R. van de Vijver, Prof. Yagmur
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  • 28 Feb 201911:00

    China College Tour: The Rising Power China College Tour: The Rising Power

  • 28 Feb 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

  • 01 Mar 201910:00

    PhD Defense S. Fielenbach MSc PhD Defense S. Fielenbach MSc
    Title: Rewiring the impulsive brain: Neurofeedback treatment in forensic psychiatric patients with substance use disorder
    Supervisor: Prof. S. Bogaerts
    Co-supervisors: Dr. F.C.L. Donkers, Dr. M. Spreen Read more

  • 05 Mar 201912:45

    Seminar Sociology by Tobias Stark Seminar Sociology by Tobias Stark
    12:45 uur
    Tobias Stark (Utrecht)
    Title: t.b.a.
    Locatie: CubeZ 21
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  • 08 Mar 201913:30

    PhD Defense F.C.A. van der Veeken MSc PhD Defense F.C.A. van der Veeken MSc
    Title: Routine Outcome Monitoring as a Compass in Forensic Clinical Treatment
    Supervisor: Prof. S. Bogaerts
    Co-surepvisor: Dr. J. Lucieer Read more

  • 12 Mar 201913:00

    Gender Unlimited Event: Innovation & AI, bias is all around * Gender Unlimited Event: Innovation & AI, bias is all around *
    On all levels - societal, organizational, and individual - development and innovation are influenced by bias. Professor Lokke Moerel will discuss how biases creep into the innovation processes in the domain of Artificial Intelligence. (language: English) Read more

  • 12 Mar 201916:00

    Keynote 25th Anniversary TILT in March by Teresa Scassa Keynote 25th Anniversary TILT in March by Teresa Scassa
    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

  • 12 Mar 201916:45

    TSHD Career Day 2019 TSHD Career Day 2019

  • 12 Mar 201919:00

    Thema-avond Klimaat en Energie Thema-avond Klimaat en Energie
    In addtion to being global issues, climate change and energy transition are having a huge impact locally and regionally. What are the social consequences of climate change in the province of Brabant? What implications does energy transition have for citizens' behavior, for the regional economy, and for the Brabant landscape? With provincial elections drawing near, Tilburg University is hosting a themed evening event on Climate & Energy on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 13 Mar 201910:45

    TILEC Work in Progress: Marga Edens and Saskia Lavrijssen TILEC Work in Progress: Marga Edens and Saskia Lavrijssen
    Balancing Public Values during the Energy Transition – How Can German and Dutch DSOs Safeguard Sustainability?’
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
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  • 14 Mar 201916:00

    The Last Lecture by Arnoud-Jan Bijsterveld: Old virtues for modern times * The Last Lecture by Arnoud-Jan Bijsterveld: Old virtues for modern times *
    In this last lecture, Arnoud-Jan Bijsterveld will give a personal and modern interpretation of some old virtues as guidelines for a happy, rewarding life as a young academic in the present-day world. (language: English) Read more

  • 14 Mar 201919:30

    Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in March by Rob Kitchin Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in March by Rob Kitchin
    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

  • 14 Mar 201920:00

    Hartslagcafé: Sociologen lezen de krant * Hartslagcafé: Sociologen lezen de krant *
    We are more than only our brain! Who we are and what we do is primarily a social process. From a sociological perspective, Mark van Ostaijen, Bram Peper and others re-read striking reports from the newspaper. It will be quite illuminating! (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 15 Mar 201913:30

    PhD Defense J. Borghuis MSc PhD Defense J. Borghuis MSc
    Title: Personality Trait Development in the Context of Daily Experiences and Close Social Relationships
    Supervisors: Prof. J.J.A. Denissen, Prof. K. Sijtsma
    Co-supervisor: Dr. W. Bleidorn Read more

  • 15 Mar 201916:15

    Inaugural address Prof. C.H.C.M. Vander Stichele Inaugural address Prof. C.H.C.M. Vander Stichele
    Title: Tracing the Baptist: Text – Image – Gender Read more

  • 19 Mar 201916:00

    PhD Defense G. Yasuhira PhD Defense G. Yasuhira
    Title: Civic Agency in the Public Sphere: Catholics' Survival Tactics in Utrecht, 1620s-1670s
    Supervisor: Prof. P.J.J. van Geest
    Co-supervisor: Dr. J.W. Spaans Read more

  • 19 Mar 201920:00

    Science Café - Zorg om het vrouwenhart * Science Café - Zorg om het vrouwenhart *
    Pain in the chest and an aching left arm: the classical image of a heart attack. In men, that is. Women’s symtoms are often less clear and are therefore more easily overlooked. Experts, too, seem to underestimate the risks of stress – particularly in women. What do we know about this? And what is the best way to deal with it? (language: Dutch) Read more

  • 20 Mar 201910:45

    TILEC Work in Progress: Lenka Fiala and Martin Husovec TILEC Work in Progress: Lenka Fiala and Martin Husovec
    Using Experimental Evidence to Design Optimal Notice and Takedown Process
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
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  • 21 Mar 201913:30

    China: A New Imperial Power? * China: A New Imperial Power? *
    The global power balance is changing in favor of China, now the second largest economy in the world. China is opening new commercial routes across Eurasia. There are worries that Beijing will use trade routes to increase its influence and export an authoritarian brand of politics. Is China’s Belt and Road Initiative a threat to the existing world order? (language: English) Read more

  • 22 Mar 201913:30

    PhD Defense J.A. Daalmans PhD Defense J.A. Daalmans
    Title: Pushing the boundaries for automated data reconciliation in official statistics
    Supervisors: Prof. A.G. de Waal, Prof. J.K. Vermunt
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  • 22 Mar 201916:15

    Inaugural address Prof. S.P.J. van Alphen Inaugural address Prof. S.P.J. van Alphen
    Title: A personal matter Read more

  • 26 Mar 201920:00

    Film TILT 25th Anniversary in March: “Her” Film TILT 25th Anniversary in March: “Her”
    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

  • 27 Mar 201910:45

    TILEC Seminar: Riccardo Calcagno (EM Lyon Business School) TILEC Seminar: Riccardo Calcagno (EM Lyon Business School)
    Takeover Duration and Negotiation Process
    10:45-11:45, M 1003
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  • 28 Mar 2019

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

  • 28 Mar 201912:30

    Constitutional Institutionalism: The Study of Constitutional Developments Constitutional Institutionalism: The Study of Constitutional Developments
    Maarten Stremler Read more

  • 29 Mar 201916:15

    Inaugural address Prof. H. van de Mheen Inaugural address Prof. H. van de Mheen
    Title: The art of co-creation. Knowledge that matters! Read more

  • 01 Apr 201919:00

    Business Night 2019 Business Night 2019
    The Business Night is also known as the grand opening of the Economic Business weeks Tilburg(EBT). It is a unique opportunity for students to get inspired bij influential figures in our society. Read more

  • 04 Apr 201912:30

    Open data and intermediaries Open data and intermediaries
    Annemarie Balvert & Gijs van Maanen Read more

  • 04 Apr 201914:00

    University College Tilburg Lustrum Conference 2019 University College Tilburg Lustrum Conference 2019
    This year the Liberal Arts and Sciences program of University College Tilburg celebrates its second Lustrum. We are pleased to invite you to a conference on “Dilemmas in Higher Education” on Thursday, the 4th of April, 2019. The conference will be held in the Dante Building at Tilburg University. Read more

  • 08 Apr 201909:00

    Economic business weeks 2019 Economic business weeks 2019
    During the Economic Busisness weeks Tilburg(EBT), more than 80 companies will visit the campus of Tilburg University. This makes the EBT the largest career event of Tilburg. Read more

  • 11 Apr 201907:00

    ELSA Tilburg Study Trip: When in Brussels ELSA Tilburg Study Trip: When in Brussels
    When in Brussels... ELSA Tilburg has so much fun! Have you ever visited the European Council, the Parliament or the European Commission? Is it your dream to work in such an Institution or you just wondered how it all works there?
    ELSA Tilburg makes this trip possible!
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  • 12 Apr 201910:00

    PhD Defense H.P.E.M. Spitters MSc PhD Defense H.P.E.M. Spitters MSc
    Title: In2Action: A policy game to enhance collaboration in public health policies in three European countries
    Supervisors: Prof. L.A.M. van de Goor, Prof. J.A.M. van Oers
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  • 12 Apr 201913:30

    PhD Defense Y. Yu PhD Defense Y. Yu
    Title: Essays on Mixed Hitting-Time Models
    Supervisors: Prof. J.H. Abbring, Prof. P.M. Kort
    Read more

  • 12 Apr 201916:15

    Inaugural address Prof. S. van Gulijk Inaugural address Prof. S. van Gulijk
    Title: Circular and safe building. Responsibility is not a relay race. Read more

  • 15 Apr 201916:00

    PhD Defense D.P. Noordhoek PhD Defense D.P. Noordhoek
    Title: Trusting Associations: A Surgent Approach to Quality Improvement in Associations
    Supervisors: Prof. J.B. Rijsman, Prof. T.W. Hardjono
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  • 18 Apr 201912:00

    Student for a day Theology Student for a day Theology
    As a ‘Student for a day’ you will immerse yourself in one specific program for a full day. You will attend multiple first-year lectures. In this way, you get an idea of the themes discussed in the program and experience the ways of teaching. You will also meet current students and lecturers who you can ask all your questions. As a ‘Student for a day’ you can decide if the program meets your expectations and if the program is the right fit for you. Read more

  • 26 Apr 2019

    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

  • 18 Apr 201912:00

    Student for a day Theology Student for a day Theology
    As a ‘Student for a day’ you will immerse yourself in one specific program for a full day. You will attend multiple first-year lectures. In this way, you get an idea of the themes discussed in the program and experience the ways of teaching. You will also meet current students and lecturers who you can ask all your questions. As a ‘Student for a day’ you can decide if the program meets your expectations and if the program is the right fit for you. Read more