Utrecht Introduction Week

Kicking-off the residency period in Utrecht with a symposium day and two field trip days with our new residents Mariko Hori, Sanne Vaassen, Meng-Chan Yu and Alexandra Crouwers, learning many things about water from many different perspectives.

RWZI (wastewater cleaning plant) with Paul de Wit

Hydromedia Symposium at Stadsschouwburg Utrecht with René ten Bos (philosopher), Annelies Veraart (aquatic ecologist), Ugo Petronin (artist/filmmaker), Sven Teurlincx (aquatic ecologist), Suzette Bousema (artist), Henriette Waal (artist/designer/organiser), Lisette de Senerpont Domis (aquatic ecologist), and Els Otterman (geographer/daily management water board De Stichtse Rijnlanden)

Field trip to the water research institute KWR at Nieuwegein with senior researcher and program coordinator water technology Kees Roest, director Dragan Savic and water governance researcher Katja Barendse

Field trip to the polders around Schalkwijk, visiting Dutch waterworks guided by Michiel Anten (engineer at water board De Stichtse Rijnlanden)