The Conference 2024 of the strategic alliance Eindhoven University of Technology, Wageningen University & Research, Utrecht University and University Medical Centre Utrecht will take place on April 24, 2024 in Utrecht. You are cordially invited to attend.
Wednesday 24 april 2024, 12 am – 5 pm, drinks afterwards.
The conference theme is: Navigating Transitions
How can science and education contribute to navigating societal transitions during challenging times? In times of increasing socio-economic and environmental challenges, interdisciplinary research and education can play a pivotal role in finding solutions to these complex issues.
Keynote speaker: Roman Krznaric
Roman Krznaric is a social philosopher who writes about the power of ideas to create change. His latest book is the international bestseller The Good Ancestor: How to Think Long Term in a Short-Term World. Particularly known for his work on empathy and long-term thinking, his writings have been widely influential amongst political and ecological campaigners, education reformers, social entrepreneurs and designers.
Programme outline in three tracks
Track 1: Integrating Circularity with Digital Ingenuity
Track 2: Empowering Healthier Communities Through Collaboration
Track 3: Competences for Transitions
For more information and registration, visit https://ewuu.umcutrecht-events.nl/