Foodprint: Symposium

Friday June 26, 2009, 9 am - 5.45 pm
BINK36, Binckhorstlaan 36, The Hague
Entrance fee: € 96,- (incl. lunch)
Reservations ONLY through: HET PORTAAL

Full program: click here.
Language: Dutch and English

The Foodprint Symposium is organized by Het Portaal together with Stroom Den Haag.

The symposium will be opened by Winnie Sorgdrager (chairman of the board of Stroom Den Haag) and Rabin Baldewsingh (alderman 'Citizenship, Deconcentration, Quality of Living and Media' in The Hague).
The symposium will be closed by Gerda Verburg (minister of Agriculture, Nature and the Quality Food).

The Symposium offers a varied program focusing on the important role food can play in the design of a sustainable, healthy and green city, looking at this topic from various angles and disciplines. The program includes parallel sessions of lectures, presentations (a.o. of the art projects and design assignments) and an exchange of inspirational ideas from both the Netherlands and abroad. The symposium is developed in collaboration with communication consultancy Het Portaal.

Speakers include:
Henk de Zeeuw, Paula Sobie (CA), Debra Solomon, Katrin Bohn (UK), André Viljoen (UK), Jan Willem van der Schans, Janneke Vreugdenhil, Christina Kaba (SA), Nils Norman (UK), Menno Swaak, Paul Bos, Onno van Eijk, John Thackara (UK), Bart Pijnenburg, Gaston Remmers, Tracy Metz, Christien Meindertsma, Joep van Lieshout, Nicole Hoven, Maarten Doorman, Will Allen (USA), Jago van Bergen, Vincent Kuypers, Dick Veerman, Carolyn Steel (UK), Gerwin Verschuur, Winy Maas, Annechien ten Have en Rob Baan.

More information on the speakers only available in Dutch (pdf file).
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photo: Sander Foederer
Posterontwerp: Thonik
Posterontwerp: Thonik