26 June 2015 from 14:00 to 19:45

The Department of Biology organises the event:

Biology is Everywhere – Innovation Inspired by Nature

Biology is everywhere

The programme starts at 14.30 h at the Hogeschool Utrecht , Padualaan 101, Science Park Utrecht, with lectures (registration starts at 14.00 h):

  • Dr. Dayna Baumeister (Co-founder Biomimicry 3.8 and co-director van The Biomimicry Center, Arizona State University) 'The evolution of biomimicry as sustainable innovation practice’
  • 4x short lectures PetchaKutcha-style 'Innovation Inspired by Nature'

The symposium ends at 17.30 h. The event continues with a BBQ, organised by the UBV, and the yearly teacher award ceremony at 17.45 h. The program ends at 19.45 h.

Staff, students  and alumni of the department of Biology and the Faculty of Science are invited to register for this event. (People outside the department and faculty can register, but get on a waiting list and will be informed about their participation shortly before the event.)

  • Participation in the event is free but we kindly request your registration if you want to take part in the event because of the maximum number of participants and catering.
  • We encourage participants to use public transport (directions: http://9292.nl/) as parking lots in the Uithof are available but space may be limited.
  • For information about the event contact the organisation: Hester Pruiksma -  email: hpruiksma@uu.nl , phone: +31 6 40931114
  • Organising committee: Hans de Cock, Codrin Kruijne, Jaco Appelman, Jeroen Nielen, Joep Wijnhoven
Start date and time
26 June 2015 14:00
End date and time
26 June 2015 19:45