The opening of the academic year on 3 September 2018: Creating Bright Communities
Join us as we celebrate the start of the new academic year! Help us think about how we can create Bright Communities.
07/12/2018 | 9:06 AM
Hugo de Jonge, the Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport, will speak on the challenges that face students, government and the university in the Connected World. Mirjam van Praag, the President of the Executive Board, will focus on the role of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in a Connected World in her inaugural speech. Tanja Jadnanansing, VU alumnus and politician, will host a talk show with students and scientists in which she will challenge you to think about both the opportunities and the potential drawbacks of Bright Communities. The Amsterdam band KOFFIE, known for their virtuoso improvisations and afrobeat grooves, is going to shake things up. A reception will follow the ceremony.
Are you interested? Please take a look at the full programme on www.vu.nl/oaj