Category: Events

VUB Honorary Doctorates

On 29 November, the VUB awarded honorary doctorates to the people of Lampedusa (represented by Pietro Bartolo) and Emma Bonino. For this occasion, a conference was organized to highlight refugees and migration in the research and teaching activities at the university. Kevin Smets participated in the panel on research activities, where he discussed the perspective…

Redelijk Eigenzinnig / Reason and Engage (VUB)

Coordinated by CEMESO's Prof. dr. Joke Bauwens, Redelijk Eigenzinnig / Reason and Engage, is an interdisciplinary course for students and a series of lectures and activities open to all. The third edition of Redelijk Eigenzinnig / Reason and Engage (VUB) explores scopes and impact of new technologies. On Thursday 12th of October 2017 (6PM-8PM) Peter-Paul…

Kevin Smets: Member of the Jonge Academie

Prof. dr. Kevin Smets has been selected as a member of the Jonge Academie, a network of young researchers and scientists that was initiated by the Royal Femish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts.

Guest Lecture: Prof. David Hesmondhalgh (University of Leeds)

"Cultural Markets and Human Flourishing: A Moral Economy of David Bowie" A guest lecture by Prof. David Hesmondhalgh, University of Leeds

Researching Media and Cultural Industries: A PhD Masterclass with Professor David Hesmondhalgh