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"Sustainable Living in the 21st Century: Adaptation to climate change" hosted by Imperial College and MIT Clubs of Germany in Amsterdam

Imperial College Club of Germany e.V.

Friday, 8 November 2013 at 20:00 - Sunday, 10 November 2013 at 14:00 (CET)

Amsterdam, Netherlands

"Sustainable Living in the 21st Century: Adaptation to...

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Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Total number of participants in this registration   more info Ended Free €0.00
Conference fee ICCG members
Your option if you already are a member of Imperial College Club of Germany.
Ended €25.00 €0.00
ICCG Membership application and reduced conference fee   more info Ended €25.00 €0.00
Conference fee non-members Ended €55.00 €0.00
Friday arrivals and meet up in Hotel Bar
just let us know how many of you will be with us in the bar on Friday
Ended Free €0.00
Visit Amsterdam Smart City
included in conference fee
Ended Free €0.00
Amsterdam City Tour with Canal Boat on Sunday Ended €12.00 €0.00
Lunch Sunday   more info Ended Free €0.00

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Dear Alumni
 
This year the Imperial College Club of Germany e.V. has teamed up with their counterparts from MIT to host their annual conference, which will take place in Amsterdam in the Netherlands from Friday 8 to Sunday 10 November 2013.
Below is the agenda for the weekend, including the main conference day on Saturday 9 November. 

The title of the conference is a highly topical issue: 
“Adaptation to climate change” . 
Please find the finalised agenda enclosed. 

Friday 8th November

20.00 (optional)

Arrival in Amsterdam - Get-together and beers in bar of NH Tropen Hotel

Saturday 9th November

09.15 – 09:30

Opening Introduction by Miranda Bellchambers, President Imperial College Club of Germany e.V. and Reinhard Geßner, President of the MIT Club of Germany e.V.

09:30 – 09:45

“Welcome” by the British Embassy in the Netherlands

09:45 – 10.00

“News on Imperial College” by Tom Pearson, Acting Head of Alumni Relations, Imperial College, London

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break and Networking

10.30 – 11.15

Guest Speaker:
Adaptation to climate change
Mr.Marco Waas, Climate-KIC (Climate Knowledge Innovation Community)

11:15 – 12:00

Guest Speaker:
How is the Netherlands adapting to Climate Change?
Dr. Willem Ligtvoet, Deputy Head Sector Water Agriculture and Food,
PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency(www.pbl.nl)

12.00 – 14.00

Champagne Cocktail sponsored
Three course buffet lunch with wine, beer, juices and water

14.00 – 15.00

Guest Speaker:
Dutch energy transition in a European context
Mr. Rick Bosman, M.Sc. Renewable Energy Management, Researcher & Consultant Dutch Research Institute for Transitions, Erasmus University Rotterdam (www.drift.eur.nl)

15.00 – 16:00

Guest Speaker :
How to benefit from transition
Mr. Guus Jansen, PhD DelftUniversity of Technology            (www.caneval.com/company/people.html | www.energytransitiongroup.com)

16.00 – 16.15

Closing of meeting

16:30 (optional)

Visit to the Amsterdam Smart City: Achievements and the Way of Working of the Amsterdam Smart City led by Mr Ger Baron (amsterdamsmartcity.com)

20.00 (optional)

Dinner at Zouthaven Restaurant  (www.zouthaven.nl)

23.00 (optional)

Informal networking in local bars (Skylounge, Hilton Double Tree)

Sunday 10th November

9.00 (members only)

ICCG Annual Meeting for Members in Hotel NH Tropen breakfast room

10.30 (optional)

Sightseeing tour of City Old Centre with a guide in English at 11:00 on Canal boat

12:30 (optional)

Lunch at Café de Jaren (www.cafedejaren.nland farewell in Amsterdam

 
 
To book your accommodation in NH Hotel Tropen, please use the following link: www.nh-hotels.com/events/en/event-detail/19233/adaptation_to_climate_change.html
 
If you have any questions about the event please contact the Imperial College Club of Germany at: board@iccg.net.
 
Best wishes,
 
Miranda, Niklaus, Michael & Joachim
Imperial College Club of Germany e.V
 
Reinhard
MIT Club of Germany e.V.
Do you have questions about "Sustainable Living in the 21st Century: Adaptation to climate change" hosted by Imperial College and MIT Clubs of Germany in Amsterdam? Contact Imperial College Club of Germany e.V.

When & Where


Hotel NH Tropen, Amsterdam, NL
2C Linnaeusstraat
1092 CK Amsterdam
Netherlands

Friday, 8 November 2013 at 20:00 - Sunday, 10 November 2013 at 14:00 (CET)


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2013-09-23 06:51:11

We are still in the process of negotiating fares with the NH Tropen Hotel. Please wait with your hotel booking if you will stay in NH Tropen with us. We will provide you with a booking link for this event only. It will be worth it! 

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