Vanessa Evers

Saving the world, one robot at a time

At the Amsterdam Light Festival!!

Students of the DesignLab and I, together with artist Randy van Lingen represent Twente this year at the Amsterdam light festival. What we made is SOOO awesome, everybody is going to be blown away..

Our students, with teamleader Edo deWolf are THE BEST!




various interviews/talks lately

Article in Sigma online, 24 November, as part of my:

talk at the conference of process-managers in Arnhem, the Netherlands, 17 November

An article in ‘de ondernemer‘ on women losing their jobs to robots more then men, 7 november.

Gave a talk at the UNI Global Union, meeting of the national union, in Switzerland 15 November.

Gave a talk at World 50, an executive community, New York, 27 October.

Mentioned in right brain, a tech blog by Nicole van Ladesteijn, 11 october

An article in RTLZ, a business news channel, 4 october, on robot babies

We were part of the Dutch Design Week, Mind the Step exhibit in Eindhoven in october.

I gave a talk at re-invent, a congres for young managers in Rotterdam, 1 October

I gave a talk at Gogbot, an art and tech festival in Enschede, 8-11 September

An article in Sigma online from 8 September in Dutch, robots to improve our lives.


Bizarre: I am in Harper’s Bazaar..

Well, I had a full on fashion model fotoshoot for Harper’s Bazaar…(It was as part of their women of the year issue, the super- Marlou van Rhijn won the award!)

If only I knew as a girl that to make it in modelling was to study computer science…..


Gala van de Wetenschap

24 November was the Gala of Science in the stadschouwburg in Amsterdam. It was an amazing event! The whole theatre was sold out, I talked there together with scientists like Hans Clevers, Robert Dijkgraaf and Eric Verlinde.eric.jpg

Verlinde explained his theory of gravity, a historic moment!


Global Union Speech

I gave a talk at the Global Union Meeting in Zwitserland. Watch the lecture here:

Televised Lecture for the university of the Netherlands

I gave a lecture on TV, it was nerve wrecking! Great to be asked though and lots of people saw it (well people that know me, mostly..).


Tonight on Dutch kids tv

In Zapp, the Netherlands in 2050. Of course about robotics in 2050.It’s in Dutch on a Dutch tv channel. Just so that you know. But all the kids should check it out!

Parool article on NTR lecture series

Article in RTLZ: 4 Oct 2016

On robotbabies..a new invention by Takahashi, love the way it looks and moves!

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