Four Acres Unilever
18 Nepal Park 139407
1 April 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Room: Training Facility
Attire: Business/Casual

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The Netherlands Embassy and the Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities co-organized TEDxBinnenhof @ Singapore on April 1, 2014. The event featured inspiring talks and a panel discussion on how to create the city of the future.


5:00 PM : Registration
5:30 PM : Welcome by Ambassador Chan
5:35 PM : Address by H.E. Jet Bussemaker
5:40 PM : Talk: ‘Building on Water’ by Peter van Wingerden, Beladon
5:50 PM Talk: ‘Design Science and Design thinking with Our Beloved Elders: Spearheading advancements of an active life’ by Prof. Kristin Wood, Singapore University of Technology and Design
6:00 PM : Panel discussion
6:50 PM : Network reception and screening of TEDxBinnenhof @ The Hague Talks


H.E. Jet Bussemaker
Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Kingdoms of the Netherlands

Ambassador Chan Heng Chee
Chairman, Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities, Singapore University of Technology & Design

H.E. Jacques Werner
Ambassador, Kingdoms of the Netherlands to Singapore

Panel Members

The panel discussion was moderated by Viswa Sadasivan and it was led by the following panel members:
– Devadas Krishnadas, Managing Director of Future-Moves
– Jan Lagerwij, Senior Director and Head of Strategy Philips
– Peter van Wingerden, CEO Beladon
– Professor Kristin Wood, Head of Pillar of Engineering Product Development, Singapore University of Technology and Design


Opening by Ambassador Chan Heng Chee

Address by H.E. Jet Bussemaker

First Presentation on Building on Water by Peter van Wingerden

Second Presentation on Design Science and Design Thinking with Our Beloved Elders: Spearheading Advancements of an Active Life by Professor Kristin Wood

Panel Discussion on How to Create the City of the Future and Q&A session with the audience

Photo Gallery

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Event supported by

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