Academic opening 2016

The official opening of the 15th academic year 2016 – 2017 of the Belgian Interuniversity Programme BNEN “Master in Nuclear Engineering” took place on September 28th 2016 in the afternoon at KU Leuven. 

Programme

15:30 h | Registration

16:00 h | Welcome address

              Prof. William D’haeseleer, Chairman of the BNEN Steering Committee, KU Leuven

16:15 h | Gravitational Waves Exist: The inside story of the first sounds of merging black holes

              Prof. Thomas Hertog, Department of Physics and Astronomy, KU Leuven

17:00 h | The Politics of Hypothesis - An Inquiry into the Ethics of Scientific Assessment

              Dr. Gaston Meskens, Science and Technologies Studies Group, SCK•CEN & Centre for Ethics and Value Inquiry,
              Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, University of Ghent

17:45 h | The BNEN programme

              Prof. William D’haeseleer, Chairman of the BNEN Steering Committee, KU Leuven

18:00 h | Reception

Location

University Hall KU Leuven
Promotion Hall
Naamsestraat 22
3000 Leuven