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PhD Course ‘The Philosophy of Risk’ – 29th October – 2nd November 2018

August 23, 2018 — “This course offers you a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of the concept of risk. If you want to know more [more...]

TU/e researchers Dr. Gunter Bombaerts, Dr. Lambèr Royakkers, Dr. Andreas Spahn, Dr. ir. Anne Wieczorek and Prof. Isabelle Reymen receive a Horizon 2020 Grant.

June 11, 2018 — Co-creation is the word used to describe the phenomenon in which different parties come together to collaborate in the pursuit [more...]

Funded by European Union Horizon 2020, University of Twente (UT) researchers collaborate with partners on the 3.5 year international project SHERPA

June 11, 2018 — On May 1st 2018 the SHERPA project was officially launched. In this exciting and prestigious international project, different partners come [more...]

TU/e research project “Working ‘with’ or ‘against’ the machine? Optimising human-robot collaboration in logistic warehouses” funded by NWO-MVI

June 10, 2018 — The Dutch Organisation for Scientific Research Platform on Responsible Innovation (NWO-MVI) is funding Dr. Sven Nyholm, Dr. Pascale Le Blanc [more...]

Ibo van de Poel from TU Delft receives a prestigious ERC grant for research on ‘Design for Changing Values’

May 7, 2018 — Having received a Vici grant from the NWO, the Dutch Organisation on Scientific Research, for his research on ‘new technologies [more...]

4TU.Ethics is looking forward for new collaborations

November 13, 2017 — In 2016 the federation of the three technical universities in The Netherlands was joined by Wageningen University. Since 3TU became [more...]

Conference: Celebrating 10 years of 4TU.Ethics, June 12th and June 13th

March 22, 2017 — An international conference organized on occasion of the 10th anniversary of the 4TU.Centre for Ethics and Technology (4TU.Ethics) University of [more...]

Privacy and information security

December 10, 2015 — What are the ethical issues of big data? [more...]

The ethics of nuclear energy

October 26, 2015 — What about the long-term impacts? [more...]

Human Enhancement

April 4, 2015 — Human enhancers can enhance our cognitive and physical abilities. Is it okay to enhance humans? [more...]