Announcement of the Finalists

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!

Organised by Wageningen University & Research

Mon 22 June 2020 15:00 to 17:00

During the special online talk show the selection committee members will discuss the most interesting urban greenhouse concepts as well as reflect on the future of urban food production.


Business case for urban food production. Trends in China & the Netherlands Tiffany Tsui (independent consultant) and René Gomersbach (Rabobank)
Circular urban greenhouse: unrealistic fantasy or near future? Chris Monaghan (Metabolic) and Wenqing Jin (Wageningen University & Research)
Architecture for social impact. Lessons learnt from China & the Netherlands Sigrid Wertheim-Heck (Aeres Hogeschool) and Stephan Petermann (MANN)
Announcement of the Finalists and virtual toast

What ideas do the remaining teams have for their ultimate urban greenhouse? Read all about the concepts here.