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Theme: Catwalk for Innovation

This event occurred on
June 25, 2012
12:30pm - 5:00pm CEST
(UTC +2hrs)
Den Haag

TEDxBinnenhof Catwalk for Innovation will feature ten inspiring talks on groundbreaking ideas from the Netherlands that can help tackle global challenges such as pollution, health care costs, loss of biodiversity, climate change and scarcity of natural resources, food and energy. We want to shine the spotlight on the innovative powers of the Netherlands. In particular we will focus on ideas from the following sectors: High Tech, Energy, Creative Industries, Agro & Food, Horticulture, Life Sciences, Water, Chemical Industry, Logistics and Head Offices.

The Catwalk for Innovation will be web streamed as well as simulcast to a number of locations in the Netherlands and to participating Dutch embassies worldwide.

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Den Haag, 2511 AA
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Maarten Beelen

A robotic revolution of eye surgery

Hayo Canto Cremers

Farming green energy for cows and men

Floris de Vos

A portable water drill for the remotest areas

Charlotte van Erp Taalman Kip

How to turn waste water into a goldmine

Yao-Hua Tan

IT innovation to boost international trade

Claire Boonstra

Birth of my dream: using interactive print for better education

Allard van Hoeken

Working with the tides for clean energy

Niki Fens

Breathomics: nano solutions with major impact

Rob Baan

Let’s change the way we look at food and health

Daan Roosegaarde

Innovation as a Dutch experience

Organizing team


Amsterdam, Netherlands

van Notten