Boost your creativity in Science


Boost your creativity in Science

Interested in the concept of creativity? Ever thought about the role of creativity in science? And would you like to improve your own creativity?

Organised by Impulse

Thu 23 April 2015 19:30 to 22:00

Venue Impulse

On 23 April, there will be a lecture (19:30h) and a workshop (21:00h) in Impulse on creativity and science. The entrance of both lecture and workshop are free. If you would like to join the workshop, please send your name in an e-mail to

Time scheme
19:30-19:45 Introduction on the evening Tessa Canoy
19:45-20:45 Lecture: What is the role of creativity in science? How does creativity work in science, can it be a sudden moment of inspiration or does it imply a long journey? Is there a difference between creativity in science and in art? Mieke Boon: professor Philosophy of Science in Practice at University of Twente
20:45-21:00 Break with coffee and tea
21:00-22:00 Workshop on improving your own creativity Pieter Adriaans: artist and professor Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence
22:00 End