Simple human errors often cause cyber security breaches
A company leaking private data of millions of customers, or becoming a victim of cyber-attacks costing hundreds of thousands to millions of Euros has become an almost daily occurrence, in what seems to be highly sophisticated attacks. “When investigating these attacks more closely however, they are actually often not sophisticated, and neither are the vulnerabilities that lead to them,” says Tobias Fiebig, assistant professor at TPM and leading researcher.
Two TPM MOOCs in UN Sustainable Development Goals MOOC list
TPM MOOCs ‘responsible innovation’ and ‘the next generation of infrastructures’ have been taken up in the Class Central list of free online courses that teach the public about the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). The list was put together with the help of SDG Academy, a free online education platform from the UN’s Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN). Class Central is a search engine and review site for Massive Open Online Courses.
Marijn Janssen listed by Apolitical as one of world’s 100 most influential people in digital government
Global network organisation Apolitical has presented its 2018 list of the world’s 100 most influential people in digital government. It’s the first of its kind to show the international spread of the field, and includes individuals from every continent. Marijn Janssen is listed in the category influential academics.
Eerste grootschalige marktanalyse ondergrondse cybercrime economie
Cybercriminaliteit wordt makkelijker naarmate meer producten (‘commodities’) als kwaadaardige software via het dark web verkrijgbaar zijn. Rolf van Wegberg van de TU Delft onderzocht de omzet en groei van deze ondergrondse online economie.
Moral luck in science and innovation: Martin Sand to start as Postdoc at VTI
This August, Martin Sand will start as a postdoctoral researcher at the department of Values, Technology and Innovation. His application for the LEaDing Fellows Postdocs Programme was recently approved.
Symposium: Shaping an Inclusive Energy Transition
At the occasion of the inaugural address of Professor Zofia Lukszo, the Energy & Industry research group, Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, Delft University of Technology, is organizing a symposium on the theme of how to shape an “Inclusive Energy Transition”.
Met Superhuman Sports van de bank af
Op de Superhuman Sports Design Challenge worden nieuwe combinaties gemaakt van fysieke spellen met technologie uit computergames. Het doel is om hiermee mensen aan te zetten tot meer bewegen.
Hoge score MOT studenten bij internationale Business Strategy Management Game
Een studententeam van de MSc Management of Technology heeft in juni 2018 een zeer hoge score behaald in de internationale Business Strategy Management Game. De management game is een van de activiteiten van het vak ‘integratiemoment’ binnen de opleiding Management of Technology en wordt verzorgd door dr. Geerten van de Kaa.
Virginia Dignum and Aimee van Wynsberghe appointed in new High-Level Expert Group on AI
The European Commission has appointed 52 experts to a new High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence, comprising representatives from academia, civil society, as well as industry. Amongst them are Virginia Dignum and Aimee van Wynsberghe of the faculty of TPM.
Sign up now for the working conference ‘Let’s talk about integrity’
Which integrity dilemmas do you encounter in your daily work or study? Do you know who to talk to when you need advice? And what could the university do to support an open culture in which dilemmas can easily be discussed? You are invited to share your opinion on such issues during a working conference on Wednesday 4 July from 12.30 - 18.00h at Lijm & Cultuur.