Announcement of the Finalists

Location: WebinarJam, see link below

Date & Time: Monday 22 June 2020, 15.00 - 17.00



One of the most exciting moments of the second edition of the Urban Greenhouse Challenge is coming up. After seven months of tense competition, on 22 June we will announce which of the remaining twenty teams will make it to the Grand Finals!

During this special on-line event the selection committe members will discuss the most interesting urban greenhouse concepts as well as reflect on the future of urban food production. An event to look forward to!

Programme:

Business case for urban food production. Trends in China & the Netherlands
by Tiffany Tsui (independent consultant) and René Gomersbach (Rabobank)

Circular urban greenhouse: unrealistic fantasy or near future?
by Chris Monaghan (Metabolic) and Wenqing Jin (Wageningen University & Research)

Architecture for social impact. Lessons learnt from China & the Netherlands
by Sigrid Wertheim-Heck (Aeres Hogeschool) and Stephan Petermann (MANN)

Announcement of the Finalists and virtual toast