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12 June 2019

Jop Groeneweg receives Society of Petroleum Engineers award

Last week Jop Groeneweg has received the yearly SPE North Sea Regional Health, Safety, Security, Environment, and Social Responsibility Award.

24 May 2019

Vidi awarded to professor Neelke Doorn

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant to professor Neelke Doorn. The NWO grant offers them the possibility of developing their own line of research and building their own research group.

24 May 2019

Pieter Vermaas President of the Society for Philosophy and Technology

Pieter Vermaas has been appointed President of the Society for Philosophy and Technology (SPT). His presidency started at the Biennial SPT conference at Texas A&M University on 22 May 2019. His presidency will last for two years.

23 May 2019

EPA students visit Shell Pernis

On May 22 a group of 30 students and 3 staff members of Engineering and Policy Analysis have paid a visit to the biggest refinery of Europe, Shell Pernis. Objective was to understand how Shell manages it’s technical risks (Health, Safety and Environmental risks) as well as some of the solutions Shell is working on to reduce CO2 emissions. A visit to the plant itself was part of the visit.

10 May 2019

Aimee van Wynsberghe one of ‘InspiringFifty’ women in tech

As of this week Aimee van Wynsberghe belongs to the InspiringFifty women in tech. She has been selected as an important role model for inspiring more girls and women in a successful career in technology. Aimee is co-director of the Foundation for Responsible Robotics, co-founder of ALLAI Netherlands and a robot ethicist at the faculty of TPM.