Panel “A New University?” (chaired by Paul Schnabel), the Idea of University and the Future of Knowledge conference,Utrecht:
– Prof. Bert van der Zwaan on “How to survive as a university”
-Prof. Frits van Oostrom on “The intrinsic value of knowledge”
The Idea of University and the Future of Knowledge conference investigates the relation between the university as the location of academic and scientific excellence and its civic environment, i.e. its social, cultural and political contexts.