Media Appearances by Jeroen van den Hoven

We look with old ideas to the new digital society

The failure at telecom provider KPN, with unreachable emergency numbers, has shocked the Netherlands. The dependence on communication networks became painfully visible: do we not rely too much on digitization and, in particular, on the government? Jeroen van den Hoven, professor of ethics and technology at TU Delft, believes that far-reaching digitization requires "a new way of looking". Because: "it won't get any simpler". IN DUTCH

Appointed as member of the advisory board of The Netherlands Bar

Professor Jeroen van den Hoven has been appointed as a member of the advisory board of the The Netherlands Bar. The Board of Delegates has approved the appointment of Van den Hoven at which he will start from 1 April 2019. Professor jeroen van den Hoven has been appointed for a term of four years. IN DUTCH

The urgency of innovation-ethics

Technological development - especially digitization - is currently difficult to keep up with. Public values such as democracy, sustainability, privacy and transparency are at stake. "More than ever, we must be aware of the ethical dimension of innovation," says Professor Jeroen van den Hoven. Nevertheless is innovation with an eye for social values is quite possible.