ARISE symposium: ‘Circularity Through Design’

It is our great pleasure to invite you to attend the second symposium of Arise entitled ‘Circularity Through Design’. Arise is the knowledge network at University of Twente which focus is on innovation and advanced research in sustainability and energy.

For whom

Arise’s symposium aims to be a highly interactive event for both seasoned experts as well as entry-level professionals and students. This symposium provides a unique opportunity to meet, share and discuss circularity in the field of design-research for sustainability and energy, in a timely and influential forum.

Excellent speakers

The symposium will have three excellent plenary speakers namely Prof. Jacqueline Cramer from Copernicus Institute at Utrecht University, Prof. Otto During and Prof. Han Brezet. Furthermore the symposium will present the ongoing work in the field of Circularity Through Design of another 20 speakers!


The symposium’s programme will be divided into three programme lines: Circular Economy and Design, Designing Circular Buildings and Sustainable Energy and Circular Design. Each programme line will present excellent speakers from academia, the design sector, governmental organizations and business, and be supported by creative discussions.


Please register for the symposium before May 10, 2018 and become part of an international and inspiring network of researchers, designers, companies and governmental organizations! Participation, including lunch, is free of charge.

We look forward to welcoming you to the forthcoming Arise symposium!

With best regards,

Thursday 31 May 2018 10:00 - 17:30
ARISE symposium: ‘Circularity Through Design’