TEDxAmsterdamED: Dutch DNA – Future Proof

  • Talent for the future
  • Besides the traditional field of education (primary and secondary schools, vocational and higher education), TEDxAmsterdamED focuses on all stakeholders (companies, governments, NGO’s, cultural institutions and the students) who offer new possibilities for connecting education and lifelong learning with our society.

    Programme

    Opening: Introduction on the theme by Drew Wackerling (moderator of the day and teacher)

    Block 1. Dutch DNA and education

    1. Dr. Ricardo Semler (not confirmed yet): About the importance of Dutch DNA for the future and the consequences for education

    2. Ph.D Susanne Baars: How does education influence our DNA & the risks of unmotivated youngsters

    3. Prof. Damiaan Denys: Fear at school & the relation between learning, dopamine and fear

    4. Emma Stoks (18): how life can be your preferred university after graduation High School

    Intermezzo: Festival of the New Generation with 70 students showing their innovative schooling experience

    Block 2. New perspectives on education

    5. Prof. Jan Rotmans: The Dutch are ready for a transitional shift

    6. Ph.D. Marcia Goddard: The importance of structural attention to the growth potential of children

    7. M.A. Sjef Drummen: about the eye-catching ‘not-a-school school’ Agora and eagerness to learn

    Intermezzo: Lunch and Festival of the New Generation with 70 students showing their innovative schooling experience

    Block 3. Innovation illustrated

    8. Ph.D. Peter Merry: about the response of Ubiquity University to the education challenge in this world

    9. M.sc. Roos van Amstel: The Bildung Academy giving students a sense of meaning

    10. Ph.D. Susanne van Els: co-designing education with student musicians

    11. B.A. Barbara Linders: 20 years co-making education with student, no matter the school or the system

    12. Ruben Oost (17): About what might happen when you challenge students in the right way?

     

    Drinks/’borrel’: 18.00 u