Embassy of Sustainable Design Theme Conference
Alone you can make a difference. Together we can bring change. By joining forces, we can create an impact on the road to a circular economy and a more sustainable way of life. This is only possible in an atmosphere of cooperation and knowledge sharing. That’s why we have organised the Sustainable Design Leaders Conference, and you are hereby cordially invited to attend.
11.00 – 13.00 Themetour (optional)
14.00 Welcome and registration
14.30 – 16.45 Embassy of Sustainable Design Theme Conference (Language: English)
16.45 – 18.00 Connecting over drinks
Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management
As Director-General for the Environment and International Affairs, Roald Lapperre works with (inter)national climate policies, sustainability and environmental affairs.
TU Delft, faculty of Industrial Design Engineering
Dr. Conny Bakker coordinates and teaches courses in Sustainable Design and Circular Product Design. Her research field is Design for the Circular Economy, in particular, the design and development of products that have multiple lifecycles.
Mondi Consumer Packaging at Mondi Group
The leading global packaging and paper group has confirmed four ambitious commitments as part of its efforts to eliminate plastic waste; Innovation and Sustainability Manager Smith shares an in-depth view of their challenges and successes thus far.
Dr. Reon Brand is Principal Designer – Foresight and Strategic Innovation at Philips Design. He is responsible for gaining an understanding of emerging future directions for Philips. In June 2019, Brand published a model which looks at emerging developments in times of profound global challenges.
The Sustainable Design Leaders Conference is part of the Embassy of Sustainable Design. Can’t join the conference? The Embassy is a hub for positive change, and we would like you to be part of this. You can visit us from 19 – 27 October at the following locations: Innovation Powerhouse and Gloeilampenplantsoen at Strijp-T, Yksi Expo at Strijp-S.