On Tuesday the 24th of September, we were happy to welcome Loeki Westerveld, UvA alumnus and now campaign strategist for BKB, to Communication Science on the Spot. Assistant professor Bert Bakker hosted the event.
19 February 2019 - Eva van Rijnberk
One month before the Dutch provincial elections, Communication Science on the Spot welcomed Eva van Rijnberk, creative strategist at GroenLinks, the Dutch Green political party. She was interviewed by Political Communication lecturer Knut de Swert.
9 April 2019 - Melisa Eyiakkan
Melisa Eyiakkan works as originial publicity and talent manager at the European headquarters of Netflix in Amsterdam. She was interviewed by assistant professor and ASCoR researcher Annemarie van Oosten.
18 September 2018 - Vicki Frid
In the first session of the academic year Vicki Frid, influencer marketing expert at the Amsterdam based agency CROWD, was interviewed by Corporate Communication lecturer Dr Tatiana Domingues Aguiar.
12 June 2018 - Tom te Buck
Tom te Buck is campaign strategist at the Amsterdam-based campaign office BKB. He was interviewed by Chamoetal Zeidler, Research Master's student and board member of the Amsterdam Research Initiative (ari).
10 April 2018 - Jeroen Trommelen
Jeroen Trommelen is an investigative journalist and chief editor of the independent, non-profit journalistic organisation Investico. He was interviewed by postdoctoral researcher Mark Boukes about the current state of the journalistic field.
27 February 2018 - Koen Hindriks
Koen Hindriks is CEO of Interactive Robotics and Associate Professor in the Interactive Intelligence group at Delft University of Technology. During an interview with ASCoR director Jochen Peter, he shared his ideas on social robotics.
21 November 2017 - Katherina Martín Abello
Katherina Martín Abello is CEO of the Viral Innovation, Technology & Analytics Lab Jamzone. She talked to Dr Nadine Bol about digital technologies, health communication, vision, and strategy.
25 September 2017 - Cindy Penders
Cindy Penders is communications manager at Google Benelux, the global tech giant ranking #1 on many of the world’s Top Brand rankings. She spoke with PhD candidate Nadine Strauss about issue management.
13 June 2017 - Bart Massa
Bart Massa is neuromarketing business manager at the Amsterdam based research agency Validators. He and lecturer Zeph van Berlo talked about what actually happens in someone's brain when they are confronted with an advertisement.
21 February 2017 - Myrthe Hilkens
Myrthe Hilkens is a journalist and former politician for the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid). While On the Spot, she shared her insights with assistant professor Bert Bakker on the interplay between media and politicians.
6 December 2016 - Maurice Wheeler
On 6 December, Maurice Wheeler, founder and strategy partner at The Little Big Partnership, was interviewed by Dr Jessica Piotrowski. They talked about audience-led marketing strategies and research.
20 October 2016 - Timothy Coombs
On 20 October we welcomed Texas A&M University professor and crisis communication expert Timothy Coombs. Our lecturer Toni van der Meer interviewed him about his experiences in the field of organisational crisis management.
31 May 2016 - Yara Michels
Yara Michels is owner of online platform Chapter Friday. During the first ever Communication Science on the Spot double interview, she talked with Dr Eva van Reijmersdal and new media expert Omar Kbiri about online influencer marketing.
31 May 2016 - Omar Kbiri
Omar Kbiri is the driving force behind story management agency Maak. In the first Communication Science on the Spot double interview, he talked with Dr. Eva van Reijmersdal and online entrepreneur Yara Michels about online influencer marketing.
5 April 2016 - Anniek Mauser
On Tuesday 5 April our guest on the Spot was Dr Anniek Mauser, Sustainability Director at Unilever Benelux. During an interview with Dr Theo Araujo, she provided an insider’s perspective on the world of Corporate Social Responsibility.
16 February 2016 - Hans Laroes
Hans Laroes has a long career in journalism and was editor-in-chief of the Dutch public broadcaster NOS News. During an interview with Dr Knut de Swert, he shared his experiences, focusing on public television in particular.
24 November 2015 - Ashley Vinson
During this edition, Ashley Vinson, Head Brand Strategy Benelux at Twitter, was our guest On the Spot. She talked with Dr Guda van Noort (director of SWOCC) about branding in general and for what purposes companies can use Twitter.
20 October 2015 - David Kleeman
David Kleeman is the Senior Vice President of Global Trends at Dubit Limited. During an interview with Jessica Piotrowski, programme director in Entertainment Communication, he talked about the emerging trends in entertainment media for young people.
19 May 2015 - Cees Hamelink
Documentary filmmaker and Communication Science alumnus Jacqueline de Bruijn interviewed Cees Hamelink, professor and former personal advisor of Kofi Annan. Cees and Jacqueline spoke about the role of the media in image formation of human rights.