Professional Work

I have been working for Adversitement since October 2011. This category will contain posts around things I experience at work or congresses or whatsoever.

Innovativeness and SME

Innovativeness and SME

What is Innovation In a way, patents can be used for a fitting definition of innovation. Namely, the ideas that patents aim to protect are the innovations. In order for a patent to be granted it is necessary that the patented technology is new or a new combination of existing technologies. For example, a new tool that solves a problem is […]

Cookie Psychology

Cookie Psychology

Some time ago I wrote a short article published on the Dutch platform dutchcowboys.nl. It is a Dutch essay highlighting the implications on user experience of the implementation of the European Union guidelines concerning privacy and specifically cookie technology. It’s based on a study by M. Metzger and highlights the need to not only consider the objective/quantitative […]

Worlds apart

Worlds apart

-“You want to be a PhD student because you are afraid to leave the safe haven of university.” –“You go into corporate life because you’re not smart enough to be in academia.” Two sentences I have heard illustrating how some highlight differences between these the academic and corporate worlds. However, these two worlds can benefit […]

Adversitement

Adversitement

I started working for Adversitement 6 months ago, and now is the time to reflect and look forward.