Water in the Circular City

A Dutch Event

19June2017 13:00 - 22:00


The central theme of this event is 'Water in the Circular City' which will be explored in a Masterclass, Poster Exhibition, Workshop and Public Debate.

Masterclass, 13:00 - 16:30 @ Expo Room

In this masterclass on “The sustainable urban transition: water & energy” students in Environmental Geography and Urban & Regional Planning will represent the findings of their research on Kennisactienetwerk Water, conducted for the Citylab Buiksloterham in collaboration with researchers from the Centre for Urban Studies.

Poster exhibition, 17:00 - 17:30

The masterclass will be followed by a special poster exhibition “Water in the Circular City”  that is open for public.

Workshop Water in the Circular City, 17:30 - 19:45 @ Kleine Zaal

During this workshop innovation manager Maarten Claassen will conduct an interview with Wieger Dulfre (Waterschap) and Johan Bel (Waterfabriek), followed by a roundtable discussion.

Public debate: Democracy in the Circular City, 20:00-22:00 @ Kleine Zaal

How do we make use of democracy in the circular city? The day will end with a public debate on the democracy in the transition to a sustianable circular city. You are also able to follow the debate through the livestream. The debate is moderated by Rindert de Groot (Empowerplant/Studio Zeitgeist) and Roelof Kruize (Waternet), Peter Dortwegt (Patch 22), Marien Abspoel (selfbuilder Oosterwold) and Eef Spronck (De Cooperatieve Samenleving & De Gezonde Stad) will all contribute during this debate.  Governors, policymakers, innovators, academics and everyone else who is interested are invited to join!

Please notice the events will be in Dutch.


Pakhuis de Zwijger, Piet Heinkade 179, 1019 HC Amsterdam

Published by  CUS