Author Archives: Hans Akkermans

About Hans Akkermans

Hans Akkermans is a co-author of the Vienna Manifesto on Digital Humanism and a PC member, co-chairing the DigHum Curriculum Working Group

Digital Humanism

For a long time, Informatics has been viewed as a foremost technical scientific discipline; an idea aptly captured by the name “Computer Science”. For a long time, this view might have been justified. We are now witnessing how ICT technologies have become mainstream along with a full-scale fundamental impact on society at large. In the […]

Radio Solidarité, Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso

Symposium “Perspectives on ICT4D” 16 May 2014 at VU Amsterdam 12

Friday 16 May 2014, 10.00-16.30h, VU University Amsterdam Tuinzaal, W&N Building (ground floor near VU campus entrance De Boelelaan 1081, 1081 HV Amsterdam) The Network Institute, Computer Science Department and International Office at the VU University Amsterdam organized a symposium on ICT4D, the fast growing field of practice and study how Information and Communication Technologies […]