MARCH FOR SCIENCE

MARCH FOR SCIENCE
Zaterdag 22 april 2017 van 12:00 – 16:00 uur
Museumplein Amsterdam

Sprekers over …

climate change
Appy Sluijs (1980) is the Professor of Paleoceanography at the Earth Sciences Department and co-chair of the research group Marine Palynology and Paleoceanography at Utrecht University.

Ageing society
Pearl Dykstra is Professor of Empirical Sociology at Erasmus University Rotterdam and Member of the High Level Group of scientists advising the Cabinet of European Commissioners.

Neuroscience
Peter Hagoort is director of the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics and the founding director of the Donders Institute, Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, a cognitive neuroscience research centre at the Radboud University Nijmegen.

Urban experience
Adeola Enigbokan is on the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences at the university of Amsterdam. She is a member of the Sociology Department, and she specializes in urban and cultural sociology.

Education
“The University is the temple of science. And freedom of science, is the source of human progress. Right? Not in the neliberal are. There knowledge is capital, and capital needs owners. Disciplining students in a univeristy transforms them in “human capital”. That removes any rome for participation, and leaves even less room for scientific freedom. Shouldn’t this space be claimed? That is the only option I believe in.“ -Jarmo Berkhout

Immigration
Jaco Dagevos studied Sociology at the Erasmus University Rotterdam with a focus on career development of migrant groups. He currently works within the Social and Cultural Planning Bureau and is a Professor of Integration and Migration in the Faculty of Social Sciences (FSW) at the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Health
Fiona Godfrey is the Policy Director of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) in Luxembourg and Brussels. Over the last 20 years she has worked in the fields of chronic and infectious diseases as a consultant to the European Commission, the WHO and three European medical societies.

Scientific research
Vinod Subramaniam is the Rector Magnificus of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Prior to this position, he was director of the FOM Institute AMOLF in Amsterdam, one of the research laboratories of the Foundation for Fundamental Research on Matter (FOM), part of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO).

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