Thursday, 18 April, 2024 - 16:15 until 17:45
VUB Main Campus Etterbeek
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Elsene
Building C, meeting room PE (3rd floor)
Foto van Vincent Roy Di Piazza

About Vincent Roy-Di Piazza

Vincent Roy-Di Piazza is a historian of science, religion, and political economy. He obtained his doctorate from the University of Oxford in 2022. He is currently a postdoctoral researcher at Oxford, and a lecturer at the University of Stockholm. 

Cornelis J. Schilt

About professor Cornelis J. Schilt

This lecture and debate are an initiative by historian of knowledge, philosopher and ERC laureate Cornelis J. Schilt. With the lecture series Knowledge in International Perspective, he goes in search of the origins of our contemporary knowledge and its applications. He invites leading international scientists to take us back in time and elaborate on the development of our knowledge in various fields: history, philosophy, art sciences, natural sciences, medicine, artificial intelligence and more.