Conference Circular Economy and Education. 10 November (Den Bosch (Nether.)

Martin de Wolf (Fontys University) organized with Werkplaats De Gruyter (Province of North-Brabant) and Het Groene Brein ROOTS a Dutch conference on Circular Economy and Education. Several teachers  who had attended the Tallin course presented their projects. Audience (65 people)  consisted of teachers, policy makers, representatives of compagnies and a few students.

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Click CE_impressions_Conference Den Bosch11-2015  for a PDF report (in Dutch) of the conference

Undere here, a short summary of the presentations and workshops that took place:

Plenary programme.

Markus Laubscher (Philips Lighting).  Presentation  PPT  format (English) CE_Philips_Conference Den Bosch11:2015 /  PDF  format  (English) CE_Philips_Conference Den Bosch11-2015

Arjen Wals (Professor Social Learning & Sustainability Wageningen University)

Martin de Wolf (Teacher Trainer Fontys University of Applied Sciences) Presentation  PDF format CE_ MartindeWolf Conference_Den Bosch

Workshops:

Wrap-up:

  • Citaverde College closed the afternoon with a short reflection and presentation about their project on Cradle 2 Cradle.
  • Stiels BV invited all participants to join his company to challenge pupils to come up with creative ideas for a circular economy. CE_ STIELS Conference_Den Bosch
  • Martin Bakker (Province of North-Brabant) closed the programme with an invitation to all participants to use the possibilities of cooperation with VIBA-EXPO as service-institute for sustainable development.
Teachers from Dutch and Belgian ThreeC schools
Teachers from Dutch and Belgian ThreeC schools
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 ROC Mode (Vocational fashion design school) displayed posters illustrating the teaching strategy (nine steps approach) and materials produced by students
ROC Mode (Vocational fashion design school) displayed posters illustrating the teaching strategy (nine steps approach) and materials produced by students