Vanessa Evers

Saving the world, one robot at a time


January 2016

In the news today

Monday morning news radio interview (in Dutch) on my talk at the World Economic Forum in Davos, who’s listening at that time? All my friends and colleagues while commuting it seems. Thanks for letting me know!

Almost ready for the Summit in Davos!


It’s giving a talk at the World Economic Forum Davos in the Nature IdeasLab section. I’ll be talking about…you guessed it! Socially intelligent robots. All thanks to Maja Pantic who dropped my name.


Big event for our lab: kids demo day!

Kids lego(1)

A radiointerview with Daniel Davison (Easel PhD)

Other exposure on phys org, local paper, etc

In the Jury of ‘radicale vernieuwers’

Its a contest for the most radical innovator of the year. I’m just boasting because I’m in the jury with among others, Neelie Kroes (just saying). Really great contestants with wonderful ideas that will change our world. In Feb. is the prize ceremony..

In kids science TV show

Stefano Stramigioli and I were on ‘De Kennis van Nu’ a kids science program in the Netherlands. The episode is called: the robots are coming! Watch it here.

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