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Day of Sustainability Symposium

October 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Curious to know how the world will deal with the energy transition, water scarcity and the growing pile of waste? Want to gain real hands-on experience on what you can do in your country, neighborhood or personal life about these energy, water and waste challenges? Join the Day of Sustainability symposium and let yourself be inspired!

The national Day of Sustainability on the 10th of October is an initiative by Urgenda. On this day, organisations and companies all across the Netherlands initiate entertaining and educational activities on sustainability. In the TU Delft, 8 sustainability-related student initiatives have joined forces to organize an informative, down to earth and fun symposium for you, filled with lectures, workshops and a market!


13.00 – 13.30 Walk-in

13.30 – 14.30 Opening
Keynote speaker: Herman Russchenberg – TU Delft Climate Institute

14.40 -15.30 Lectures
Waste: Marc van Lenssen – Renewi
Energy: Noë van Hulst – Chairman of the Governing Board of the IEA
Water: David Zetland – Leiden University

15.30 – 16.00 Break

16.00 -18.00 Workshops
Waste: Concrete from plastic waste – CEG
Energy: Case study on the Dutch Climate Agreement – EBN
Water: Interactive Water game – Wetsus

18.00 -19.30 Drinks & Market

Location: Applied Sciences (TNW Zuid), Van der Maasweg 9, Delft

!!! Limited number of tickets available !!!
Ticket price: €5,-. Registration will open 19/9 at 15:00.


October 10, 2018
1:00 pm - 7:30 pm


TU Delft Faculty of Applied Sciences
Van der Maasweg 9
Delft, Netherlands


Delft S.E.A.
TU Delft Energy Club
IESA Shift
Centre for Sustainability Students
Green Office TU Delft
Dispuut Water and Environment