I am honoured to be considered as one of Belgium’s “Top 50 tech-pioneers” in the category “Leiders en Denkers” by De Tijd.
In the context of preparations of my inaugural lecture, I have been interviewed for the University of Vienna’s uni:view magazine. The full article can be read here. I very much […]
My new book New Romantic Cyborgs: Romanticism, Information Technology, and the End of the Machine is available now: https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/new-romantic-cyborgs
Proud to be member of the Technical Expertise Committee at the Foundation for Responsible Robotics, along with Kevin Kelly and Charles Ess.
As machines take over more tasks previously done by humans, artistic creation is also considered as a candidate to be automated. But, can machines create art? New Paper in Philosophy […]
Towards total automation? Here’s my post on automation and the future of humans and machines (in German and English) on the Blog Zukunft & Philosophie by the Swiss Portal for Philosophy.
Talk about drones & relations between humans and technology at Art – Music – Technology Festival GOGBOT 2013 in Enschede, NL, 7 September 2013 [pdf] Kunnen politiedrones in je slaapkamer kijken? Is jouw […]
I was interviewed by Etienne Verbist from Artdependence Magazine, an international online magazine covering the spheres of classic, modern, and contemporary art. Full interview including countless references to contemporary artists […]
Excited about today’s talk at the STS Working Group, Center for Science, Technology, Medicine and Society, University of California, Berkeley: Romantic Cyborgs: Romanticism, Information Technology, and the End of the […]
Picture Source: * CFP WORKSHOP “WITTGENSTEIN AND PHILOSOPHY OF TECHNOLOGY” DATE 13 March 2017 VENUE TBA, Vienna, Austria KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Langdon Winner Department of Science and Technology Studies, Rensselaer Polytechnic […]
Workshop on November 11, 2016 Plants and Robots. New Directions in Relational Ethics 9-19h, HS 3D. NIG, Universitätsstraße 7, 1010 Vienna, AUSTRIA Ongoing developments in robotics and plant sciences put […]
On Oct. 11 the Austrian newspaper DerStandard published my article on our technological future. It can be accessed here. The follow-up article where I answer questions posed by readers is […]