Official Opening Neuron building
DateTuesday March 28, 2023 from 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM
LocationNeuron (1st floor)
AddressDe Zaale 32, Eindhoven
Opening of Neuron
We would like to welcome you as of 14.45 at the Atrium on the first floor of Neuron where the opening will start at 15.00h.
The official opening is preceded by an EAISI AI Symposium from 12.30 - 14.30h.
12.30 - 14.30 EAISI symposium: Synapses and Silicon: exploring the intersection of AI and neuroscience
Program official opening:
15.00 Welcome by Robert-Jan Smits, president of the TU/e Executive Board
15.05 Introducing Neuron by Do Janne Vermeulen, architect Team V
15.10 Video artwork Neuron by Hella Jongerius
15.15 AI keynote by Lieven Scheire, comedian, physicist and science communicator
15.40 Opening talk by Constantijn van Oranje, Ines Lopez Arteaga, Carlo van de Weijer and Nicole Ummelen
15.55 Opening ceremony with Constantijn van Oranje and student Juliette Passariello
16.00 - 23.00 Start of party program for students and staff with:
- Guided tours through Neuron,
- Einstein escape rooms; Can you escape in 15mins?
- Games by the Knights of the Kitchen table,
- A performance by student dance association Footloose,
- Performance by the Tunas and La Tuniña,
- DJ Robabilly playing classics and hits on vinyl,
- Jazzmine band,
- Hootie Tootie band,
- TU/e student teams with challenges,
- special food offers,
- Music, dance, food and much more!
See you in Neuron on Tuesday March 28th!
Between 16.00 and 19.00 there will be various performances by our own cultural student associations like Footloose, Jazzmine and Hootie Tootie, the Tuna's and Tuniña's.
Games can be played with Knights of the Kitchen Table in Neuron 0.262 from 16.00h.
Tuna Ciudad de Luz
Tuna Ciudad de Luz (TCL) is a student Spanish music association of TU/e. The Tuna's will be performing between 16.00 and 17.00h next to the artwork in the middle of Neuron on the ground floor.
Jazzmine is a jazz septet that is part of Studentproof student jazz association and has been playing a mixture of funk, soul and jazz since 2019. They will be performing at 16.00h and at 17.00h in the Silence area (!) on the first floor, Neuron 1.351
This band uses popular and danceable tunes to make any party come alive playing Elvis, Nina Simone, Stevie Wonder and more. Hootie Tootie has got the tunes to make you jive! They will be performing at the silence area (!) 1.350 at 16.30 and 17.30h
Footloose dance performance
Footloose is more than just a dancing association! Footloose will be performing between 16.00 - 17.00h in the hallway next to Neuron 0.360 (side entrance).
La Tuniña is a female student association with a passion for traditional Spanish Tuna music. Performances will take place between 17.00 - 18.00h next to the artwork in the middle of the ground floor of Neuron 0.252.
The TU/e student teams will present some nice challenges during the opening of Neuron between 16.00 - 19.00h in the hallway next to Neuron 0.114.
For example TU/e GameDev will bring some of the games they created and Team HART will let you try out their sleeve and attempt to recognize the shape of the pattern that is sent.
Aero Team Eindhoven will virtually let your fly their drone and InMotion will bring their race sim, so come and meet our student teams and have some fun!