Cyberoorlog: van Chinese hackers tot Russische inmenging

Dinsdag 26 november 2019 | 20:15 – 21:45 |Academiegebouw Universiteit Utrecht |Domplein 29, 3512 Utrecht | De troepenmacht is gekrompen, de tanks zijn verkocht, en zelfs munitie is beperkter beschikbaar. Hoe lost Defensie dit op? Sinds het einde van de Koude Oorlog is er veel bezuinigd op de Nederlandse defensie. Toch is op één ding […]

Artificial Intelligence and Man

Tuesday November 19th 2019 | 19:45 – 21:15 | Instituto Cervantes Utrecht |Domplein 3, 3512 Utrecht | It has become impossible to imagine a world without machines, but some work done by machines is not self-evident. When we talk about Artificial Intelligence, Facebook, Instagram, and advertisements immediately come to mind. Besides ‘big data’, there are […]

The scramble for the North Pole

Tuesday November 12th, 2019 | 20:00 – 21:30 hr | Studium Generale UU|Domplein 29, 3512 JE Utrecht | The Arctic is warming faster than any other place on earth. Some recent estimates even indicate that the area could be ice-free during summer from 2040 onwards. With new sea routes opening up and enormous oil and […]