Today´s program of CuriousU summer school carried the theme "happiness". And so how better to start the day than with an inspirational speech by Nic Marks, a world-renowned researcher of happiness and wellbeing? ´Quality of life shouldn´t be measured in GDP per capita, but in Happy Life Years,´ he says.
De verkoop van early bird tickets voor de summerschool CuriousU is verlengd tot maandag 18 mei. Technische problemen met paypall zat een soepele kaartverkoop in de weg.
The organizers of CuriousU, a summer school taking the form of a science festival, have announced the first speakers at the event. Neuro-illusionist Victor Mids, the co-founder of the Mars One project Bas Lansdorp and former CEO of Booking.com Kees Koolen will be among the speakers on campus during the eight-day summer school, which will take place from 11 to 18 August.
The summer school organized by the UT in the coming summer will have the feel of a science festival with the name 'Curious U'. The students can personally choose which lectures and workshops to attend by means of a block schedule. All this will be surrounded by a music and cultural programme.