Archive for the 'Conferences' Category

TEDx Talk: Hans Aarsman on the mysterious ways of beauty in photography

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

One of the most entertainging talks during TEDx Amsterdam TEDxAmsterdam: Hans Aarsman from TEDxAmsterdam on Vimeo.

TEDx Amsterdam

Thursday, November 19th, 2009

TEDx Amsterdam was not just an interesting well-organized conference on a variety of interesting subjects, it was an energizing experience! The first TEDx Talk – one of my favorites – was given by Frans Timmermans, Minister for European Affairs and was titled “Be like Jack Sparrow; embrace your fears”. TEDxAmsterdam: Frans Timmermans from TEDxAmsterdam on [...]

MVI@Nemo

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

Vandaag de eerste jaarlijkse bijeenkomst van MVI in Nemo. Binnen het NWO thema Maatschappelijk Verantwoord Innoveren (MVI) is een groot aantal projecten gestart. De onderwerpen van deze projecten lopen uiteen van het elektronisch patiëntendossier, camerasurveillance in uitgaansgebieden tot militaire netwerktechnologieën. Het gaat daarbij onder meer om veiligheid, gezondheid, privacy, verantwoordelijkheid en sturing van onderzoek. Onderzoekers [...]

NanoNed lecture at UNESCO Summer School

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

The NanoNed office was invited to give a lecture during the UNESCO-IHE Summer School on “Nanotechnology for water and wastewater treatment”. The UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education was established in 2003. It carries out research, education and capacity building activities in the fields of water, environment and infrastructure. The lecture focused on 1) innovation policy [...]

Session @ Conference

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008

We are presenting our research in a session we organised for the CSG & UK EGN Network April ’08 conference. The working paper I refer to during the presentation is available here. The forthcomming (August ’08) article ‘Anticipating emerging genomics technologies’ in the GSP journal is available in poster format.

Corsage Winter Meeting 2007

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007

We are presenting our research at the Corsage Winter Meeting 2007 “Contingencies of genomics – finding roads into the future”. More info…

Back from Cesagen

Friday, March 30th, 2007

We are back in Utrecht from the Cesagen conference in London: nice venue, interesting talks and good feedback on the presentation… From 2007-03 cesag…

Cesagen

Saturday, March 24th, 2007

We are presenting our work at the Cesagen conference at The Royal Society in London 26-28 March.

DRUID-DIME Academy Winter 2007 PhD Conference

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2007

I’m presenting a paper at the DRUID-DIME Academy Winter 2007 PhD Conference in Rebild (DK) 25-27 January. Suggestions or remarks regarding the paper are welcome in the comments… Update: Some pictures are online.

ProAct2006 Verslag

Monday, March 20th, 2006

De Innovation Pressure Conference was zeer interessant: enorm veel boeiende parallelsessies (en key notes door o.a. Lundvall) en zo’n 360 deelnemers (voornl Finnen). En dit alles was perfect georganiseerd. Het zou alleen wat prettiger geweest zijn wanneer er iets minder interessante parallelsessies naast elkaar waren gezet waardoor je meer dingen mee had kunnen pikken. De [...]