Hiska Bakker – Chair of the Day
Hiska Bakker works at Studium Generale of the University of Twente. She organizes and moderates public lectures and debates about new science and technology. At Studium Generale she also focuses on thrilling developments in culture, politics or society and introduces experts in those fields. Public interviews with important persons like politicians, writers or managers are also part of her job.
She studied history, art history and worked for more than 10 years as a journalist in academic settings. In her spare time she writes articles or columns about a variety of themes. She loves art, reading and running half marathons in foreign countries.