Finals Wageningen Youth Institute 2020

During the Wageningen Youth Institute 2020 on 19 March, high school students will talk with experts (scientists, entrepreneurs and policy makers) about themes within the global food issue. Give your opinion and advice on how we feed the world in 2050. You give this advice in response to the research that you have done. You will also participate in lectures and excursions on Wageningen Campus.

Organisator Wageningen University

do 19 maart 2020

Locatie Impulse, gebouwnummer 115
Stippeneng 2
6708 WE Wageningen
0317 48 28 28
Time Activity
10.00 Welcome with coffee and tea
10.30 Introduction by Mirjam Troost (Coordinator WYI). Opening by Barbara Stinson (President World Food Prize Foundation). Interview with Simon N. Groot (World Food Prize 2019 Laureate) by Alysha Blömker (winner WYI 2019.
11.30 Excursion to different research facilities of Wageningen University & Research
12.45 Pitches of young entrepreneurs and WUR students who developed innovative and sustainable food products
13.00 Lunch
14.00 Round table sessions with students and experts.
15.30 Break
16.00 Closing by Prof.Dr.Ir. Louise Fresco
16.20 Drinks

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