The 9th Tensions of Europe conference
Decoding Europe: Technological Pasts in the Digital Age
Erik Van der Vleuten
Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) & Foundation for the History of Technology (SHT),
Erik van der Vleuten is Professor of History of Technology at Eindhoven University of Technology TUE, Chair of the TUE history section and the Eindhoven History Lab, and scientific director of the Foundation for the History of Technology SHT. He studies the historical co-construction of infrastructure, societal, and environmental changes.
Erik has been part of Tensions of Europe since 1999. He co-directed the ToE research programs Networking Europe (1999-2005) and The Making of Europe’s Critical Infrastructure EUROCRIT (2008-2013); served on various ToE committees; and acted as ToE Chair in 2013-2015. Today he serves on the ToE Management Committee.