Economic Conference Utrecht

Next week on the 19th of February our annual conference will take place in TivoliVredenburg. The conference will address the topic of ‘Artificial Intelligence’ and also includes a free lunch and a chance to meet recruiters from: ING, IBM, VodafoneZiggo, AenF partners and Bluefield.


In order to attend the conference please register through this link: Sign up Here. Subscriptions will be open until the 17th of February 17:00.


Date: 19th of February, 2020

Location: TivoliVredenburg, Vredenburgkade 11, 3511 WC Utrecht

Time: 9:00hrs to 17:00hrs


In the following please find the program of the day:

09.00-09.30: Walk-in & Coffee

09.30-09.45: Opening by ECU’92 & U.S.E.

09.50-10.35: James Bessen (Boston University, School of Law)

10.40-11.25: Panel – James Bessen, Erik Stam (Dean of U.S.E.) & Anna Salomons (U.S.E.)

11.30-13.00: Lunch & Company Market
(IBM, ING, AenF Partners, Bluefield, VodafoneZiggo)

13.00-14.30: Parallel Sessions
1. ‘Inequality & AI’ – Coen Teulings (U.S.E.) & Jennifer Morone (CEO of RadicalxChange)
2. ‘Alternative Work & AI’ – Vili Lehdonvirta (Oxford University) & Merel Keijzer (UU, School of Law)

14.25-15.20: Harry van Dorenmalen (Supervisory Board of KPMG)

15.25-16.10: Marjan van Loon (President Director of Shell)

16.15-16.30: Closing – ECU’92 & The Future of Work

16.30-17.00: Reception

For more information regarding the speakers please follow our Facebook Event:


This year, Stefan Wijers will give us the privilege of being our moderator for the day. The speakers will be addressing the various aspects related to the impact of Artificial Intelligence on society. To make the conference more engaging, we will be listening to the insights from businesses, teachers, and students not only in the form of mini-lectures, but also in a panel discussion and parallel sessions.

It would be a great pleasure to welcome you to our conference, don’t forget to register through the link above.