Daan Roovers is a philosopher, author and speaker specialized in topics such as education, politics, feminism, media, journalism and culture. She is a well-known face both in Amsterdam and beyond and was recently crowned ‘Thinker of the Nation’ (Denker des Vaderlands).
In her work, Daan Roovers often pleads in favour of a new political consciousness: “It’s not a bad idea to reform our democracy, in a time where tech and globalization are changing the world at a rapid pace” she recently stated in an interview with Filosofie Magazine. She will discuss our dependence on and independence of technology in a dialogue with her colleague Maxim Februari.
Please note that the panel Roovers will be taking part in is held in Dutch.