The IKEA Foundation and its partner What Design Can Do invite you to a conversation about circularity and the role of design in solving some of the most pressing challenges of today: climate change and environmental degradation. What if designers hold a big part of the solution?
The Green Facades Hackathon is a four-day process in which three green facades are realized around BlueCity in Rotterdam. Through a combination of knowledge sharing and experimentation, participants of the hackathon gain knowledge about how the prototype - green facades - work and what it takes to apply this in other places.
Cirkelstad Brabant was launched during the previous Dutch Design Week in 2019. We would like to look back with you on the developments of Cirkelstad Brabant in the past year. For example, a lot of progress has now been done on a learning network of circle cities with Communities of practice. The next step is to work on a new Brabant Circular Building Standard. Together with you, we determine the ambitions to get started with circular projects in Brabant cities. The Province of Noord-Brabant cordially invites you to think along with us.
The online meeting is made possible in part by the Embassy of Circular & Biobased Building and Cirkelstad Brabant.
The event is in Dutch
The possibilities of biobased construction are on the rise, but we are not there yet! Many materials are still under development or do not yet meet the requirements to be used as building materials. As a sustainable residential area, Moodumo wants to focus on circular & biobased materials.
What can we do with your poo? What are the possibilities for raw material from sewage? In this How to Biodesign meetup we dive into your poo and pee and discuss Kaumera as the next material for chemicals.
On Friday 17 October 2020, a festive online premiere will be organized for all designers, entrepreneurs, researchers and policymakers who have contributed to the realization of this unique research and storytelling installation.
Mobile devices conquer the world and have a positive impact on all kinds of social and economic developments. However there is also a downside. Distraction during traffic participation is increasingly becoming a serious threat to global traffic safety.