Stanford scholar Robert E. Horn visited the UT last Friday. The 85 year old Horn invented the so-called ‘mess maps’ and is co-inventor of Information Murals. Horn provided a lecture and workshop to teach the importance of visualising your ideas.
Vier UT-studenten zijn door de Amerikaanse Stanford University geselecteerd voor het University Innovation Fellow (UIF)-programma. Ze zetten zich in om de mogelijkheden voor hun medestudenten op het gebied van ondernemerschap en innovatie te verbeteren.
‘There is no glory in making a real robot if it’s not the right robot,’ says Wendy Ju, a well-known researcher from Stanford University, who spoke at today’s Symposium ‘Towards Robots in Public Spaces’, the first ever social robotics symposium taking place at the University of Twente.
Even though the percentage of women in science keeps increasing, female academics are still a minority in higher ranking positions. Why is that and how can we change this situation? That´s the main question that was discussed at today´s FFNT lunch meeting, which was also attended by Francisco Ramirez, Professor of Sociology from the Stanford University.