Upcoming talk: Societal Engagement Day, Maastricht University November 27

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…

Upcoming talk at InScience Film Festival, November 7th Maastricht

Upcoming talk at InScience Film Festival, November 7th Maastricht

This Wednesday (November 7th), I will give a short talk during InScience Science Film Festival, organised by Studium Generale at Lumière Cinema Maastricht. I’m asked to give an introduction to the film More Human than Human by Tommy Pallotta and…

Interview bij Het Beleg, RTV Maastricht

Interview bij Het Beleg, RTV Maastricht

Op 17 juli gaf ik een interview in het discussieprogramma Het Beleg bij RTV Maastricht. Het was een aardig gesprek met journalist Tejo Verstappen. Ik vertel over mijn boek, maar ook over ons nieuwe project rondom het innoveren van publieksparticipatie…

Upcoming talk at conference on Human-Technology Relations at University of Twente

Upcoming talk at conference on Human-Technology Relations at University of Twente

…and yet another fine conference coming up in the summer! I’m invited to give a talk at the international conference on Human-Technology Relations: Postphenomenology and Philosophy of Technology, at the Designlab at University of Twente, which takes place July 11th…

Upcoming talk and panel discussion at S.NET 2018 Maastricht

Upcoming talk and panel discussion at S.NET 2018 Maastricht

In two weeks, I will present some findings of my dissertation at the annual meeting for the Society for the Studies of New and Emerging Technologies (S.NET), which is held this year at my own Maastricht University. I’m scheduled to…

Pictures of the Defence

Pictures of the Defence

See below for some lovely pictures of the dissertation defence, shot by Banganimation.

Exciting symposium on artistic research practices

Exciting symposium on artistic research practices

On March 20th, we organized a symposium on artistic research at the Faculty of the Arts, Maastricht. Showcasing a variety of concrete projects, the symposium aimed to articulate some characteristics of a typical Maastricht style of doing artistic research. The…

Lezing op symposium "Homo Sapiens 3.0 & het Ethische Dilemma"

Lezing op symposium “Homo Sapiens 3.0 & het Ethische Dilemma”

Zaterdag 13 januari zal ik een lezing verzorgen op het symposium “Homo Sapiens 3.0 & Het Ethische Dilemma: ethische problematiek rondom technologie en het verbeteren van de mens”. Het symposium wordt georganiseerd door Quatuor Coronati “De Nieuwe Lantaarn” in samenwerking…

Upcoming talk at Worlding the Brain conference (Amsterdam)

Upcoming talk at Worlding the Brain conference (Amsterdam)

After months and months of writing, I finally can go outside and play again! Next week, I’ll present at the wonderful Worlding the Brain conference, at the University of Amsterdam. Great interdisciplinary program, including art, tech & much more. Check…