Upcoming talk at DIS_SEMINAR exposium art ≈ research, September 13th

Together with Imogen Even & Veerle Spronck, two of my great colleagues from our Artful Participation-project, we’ll be presenting an experiment during the upcoming artistic research symposium, organised by art ≈ research (kunst ≈ onderzoek), September 13th in the Tolhuistuin…

Upcoming Talk at PAS Festival Maastricht, September 6

On Friday September 6, I give a public talk at the Maastricht PAS Festival, the opening of the cultural season in Maastricht. The talk is titled ‘What should we do with our brains?’ (Wat moeten we doen met ons brein?),…

Upcoming Talk: Audience Research in the Arts, Sheffield July 4-7

On July 4, I will give a presentation together with my colleague Peter Peters, on the Orchestra as Lab, at the Audience Research in the Arts conference, organised by Sheffield Performer and Audience Research Centre (SPARC). Very much looking foward…

New Publication: "Zonder wrijving geen glans"

At the occasion of our colleague Prof. Dr. Ernst Homburg’s valedictory lecture, members of the Maastricht STS group (MUSTS, including me) have collected tips for cultural heritage destinations that are hidden gems, intriguing and highly worthy of visiting, but not…

Upcoming Talk: STS Conference Graz 2019, May 6th

Finally, an STS conference again! It’s been more than over a year since I attended one, or presented at one. Together with colleague Dani Shanley, we present our work on valorisation. Already two years ago, Dani wrote a brilliant research-master…

Upcoming Talk: Pint of Science Maastricht, May 21st

Finally, one wish comes true: to present my work with a beer in my hand! During the international Pint of Science Festival, I will present in a Neuroethics session in The Lab in Maastricht, Tuesday 21st May, 19h. We have…

Book contract signed with Rowman & Littlefield

A bit old news actually, but I recently signed a book contract with publisher Rowman & Littlefield! I have a year to turn my dissertation into a proper book, aimed at under-graduate level audiences interested in the intersection between neuroscience…

Upcoming symposium: Rehearsing Orchestral Innovation, March 19-20 Maastricht

This March, the first symposium of our recently established Maastricht Centre for the Innovation of Classical Music (MCICM) will be held! In the St. Jan Church and Conservatorium in Maastricht, March 29-30. The program is really promising, including the inaugural…

Upcoming talk: Societal Engagement Day, Maastricht University November 27

My University organises a faculty-wide Societal Engagement Day, which aims to familiarise scientists with different forms of societal engagement. Based on my dissertation (and my concept of value work), I will give a workshop titled ‘Engaging with the Good: valorisation…