Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT)
TILT studies emerging technologies and their impact on the individual and society, recognizing the interplay between technology, regulation and fundamental values and human rights.
The Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT) is a top player in the field of the regulation of technology and its normative implications. We conduct research into the legal and social implications of various emerging technologies such as ICT, bio- and nanotechnology, neurotechnology and robotics. A key feature of the institute’s research program is the interaction between legal, technological, and social perspectives. TILT is consistently ranked a top institute for research and education by national and international Legal Research and Education Assessment Committees.
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“Deep down I’m still an environmental lawyer who wants citizens to be heard”
PhD candidate Anna Berti Suman investigates the use of citizen sensing in environmental law and governance. But she also aims to design a toolkit to support citizens and policy makers using environmental data gathered by citizens.
TILT's 25th Anniversary Year: Events in September
TILT's anniversary events in September will revolve around "Reconfiguring Human-AI relationships" and is organized by Silvia de Conca, Aviva de Groot, Merel Noorman and Linnet Taylor.
LTMS awarded funding for 6 year research program, new vacancies
LTMS has received a significant research grant from the ministry of Education in the context of the Sectorplan Rechtsgeleerdheid, which provides a large stimulus to boost legal research in the Netherlands. All Dutch law schools are on board on one or two of the research themes outlined in the sectorplan. LTMS has produced a plan for the theme 'Digital Legal Studies' entitled 'From Regulating Human Behavior to Regulating Data'.
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20:00 - 21:30
Public lecture 25th Anniversary TILT in September: "Welcoming Robots into the Moral Circle"
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.
20:30 - 21:15
Nudging for climate through Citizen Sensing
NIGHT TALK - How can “citizen sensing” stimulate climate-friendly behavior (language: English)?
12:00 - 13:30
TILT Seminar by Mark Leiser
TILT invites people working in the domain of law, technology, and society to give guest seminars on a regular basis.
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. More information