50 years of Communication Sciences in Wageningen

On October 13th we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Communication Sciences in Wageningen during a special reception in the Leeuwenborch cantine.

Organised by Strategic Communication, Knowledge Technology and Innovation

Mon 13 October 2014 16:00 to 19:00

Venue Leeuwenborch, gebouwnummer 201

Programme October 13th

We shall be celebrating the last 50 years and launching the next 50 years of Communication Sciences with contributions of emeriti professors Anne van der Ban, Niels Röling and Cees van Woerkum, who chaired and developed our groups for many years. Both Cees van Woerkum and Niels Röling have agreed to once more give lectures on their topics of expertise.

Please register here for the reception or one of the lectures.

16.00 - 16.30

Lecture professor Cees van Woerkum: Visies op de ontvanger (Dutch)
De Leeuwenborch, room 63


Lecture professor Niels Röling: The business model of agronomy and its implications for farm development in West Africa (English)
De Leeuwenborch, room 62


Word of welcome by professor Cees Leeuwis


Interview with professor Anne van den Ban, founder and first chair of Communication Sciences in Wageningen

17.00 - 19.00

Music, drinks, and the opportunity to reconnect with your former colleagues and friends.

During the reception, several PhD candidates will present posters of their research, to give you an overview of the current work of the groups.