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  • Start 29 Aug 2019
    End 31 Aug 2019
    China is creative!
    China Is Creative! Rethinking Creativity in a Globalized China


    Who is creative in China today? What does creativity mean in the context of China? And what do these creativities do in an increasingly globalizing China? Artists, activists and academics gather in this three-day ...

  • 2 Sep 2019
    Speakers participating in the 2019-2020 opening of the academic year
    Opening of 2019-2020 academic year

    14:30 - 18:00 | Event

    The ivory tower is a thing of the past, as these days scientists and students play an active and outspoken role in public debate. During the opening of the 2019-2020 academic year staff and students will talk about ...

  • 3 Sep 2019
    Beyond Filter Bubbles: The Radical Right, Digital Media and the Rise of Undemocratic Public Spheres

    15:30 - 17:00 | Lecture

    This is a special lecture in the RPAs Communication & Personalised Communication, which is being given by W. Lance Bennett, Professor of Political Science and Ruddick C. Lawrence Professor of Communication at the ...

  • 3 Sep 2019
    Deep face
    When fake looks all too real: the technology behind Deep Fake

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    It seems impossible that Barack Obama would use swear words to describe Donald Trump on camera. And it is – yet we can see him do it in a completely realistic video. Technology known as 'Deep Learning' allows us to ...

  • 12 Sep 2019
    Research data icon
    Early Harvest Day - AISSR PhDs pitch their research!

    13:00 - 16:00 | Event

    The yearly AISSR Harvest Day showcases our new research results – and it is now time to hear about the research of our PhD students during our Early Harvest Day! All PhD students of the AISSR are invited to present ...

  • 17 Sep 2019
    Great Thinkers
    Revisiting Garrett Hardin. The Tragedy of Inequality in the Global Commons, by Joyeeta Gupta

    15:00 - 16:30 | Lecture

    Garrett Hardin (1915-2003) was an American ecologist and philosopher who warned for the dangers of overpopulation. In this lecture, professor Joyeeta Gupta discusses the continuing relevance of Hardin and the growing ...

  • 21 Sep 2019
    From MELK (2017), %22Dairy Campus, Friesland
    For your convenience

    20:00 - 21:30 | Event

    Large-scale agriculture, feasting on exhausted land, plants and animal life, makes it increasingly difficult to choose what to drop into our shopping baskets. Rarely seasonal, often mass produced and neatly stacked ...

  • 3 Oct 2019
    Ir/relevance of race
    The Racial Uncanny

    15:30 - 17:00 | Event

    In this seminar series the relevance and irrelevance of race is being discussed as an object and concept of research in order to explore ways to talk about race without naturalizing differences.

  • 7 Oct 2019
    Re: New Media Art


    Members of the Alumni Network Conservation and Restoration are invited to join the Contemporary Art Conservation Student Symposium 2019.

  • 7 Oct 2019
    Re: New Media Art

    12:30 - 18:30 | Symposium

    The conservation of time-based arts has always had an important place in the curriculum of the Contemporary Art specialisation of the training programme in Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Heritage at the ...

  • 12 Oct 2019
    Students at Master's Day REC M
    UvA Bachelor's Day

    09:00 - 17:00 | Information event

    Come to the UvA Bachelor’s Day on Saturday, 12 October 2019 to learn more about the UvA and explore which Bachelor’s programme might suit you best.

  • 14 Oct 2019
    Platform Imaginaries
    Platform imaginaries. Taking the scenic route on ViaVan and other dynamic map technologies

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    Platforms like ViaVan, Car2Go, and Google Maps are amongst some of the most popular map technologies that support Amsterdam city life. They allow people to move efficiently around a city; they dynamically regulate ...

  • 9 Nov 2019
    Information fair Bachelor's Day
    UvA Master's Day

    09:00 - 17:30 | Information event

    Still unsure about which Master’s programme to take? Join us on 9 November for the UvA Master's Day and find out which programme suits you best.

  • 9 Nov 2019
    AUC Open Day November 2019
    Amsterdam University College Open Day: November 2019

    10:00 - 16:00 | Information event

    During an Open Day, you will be able to learn all about the AUC academic programme through diverse information sessions, tours of the academic building and student residences and speaking directly to staff and students!

  • Start 2 Dec 2019
    End 13 Dec 2019
    Taster Week

    09:00 - 17:30 | Information event

    Get to know our English-taught Bachelor's programmes by attending a sample lecture, seminar or practical training during the Taster Week from 2 to 13 December.

  • 14 Mar 2020
    Students at Master's Day REC M
    UvA Bachelor's Day

    09:00 - 17:00 | Information event

    Come to the UvA Bachelor’s Day on Saturday, 14 March 2020 to learn more about the UvA and explore which Bachelor’s programme might suit you best.

  • 4 Apr 2020
    University Day
    University Day


    The University Day is an annual event for alumni, staff and donors of the University of Amsterdam. Visitors can attend lectures and debates on scientific and social issues by leading academics and alumni.