Nadja Zeiske (NL) is a PhD Candidate in Environmental Psychology at the University of Groningen. Her research focuses on people's motivation to act sustainably. She is particularly interested in examining what factors influence people's intrinsic motivation, and what strategies can be employed to strengthen people's intrinsic motivation to act sustainably.
This lecture will be in English.
As founder of Trinity Consult, Stefaan Vandist (BE), foresight and innovation consultant with a focus on sustainability, works as a one-man-army, distributing inspiration on the future. He helps organizations explore the big challenges we have ahead and develop innovation boulevards in order to thrive and be resilient.
His client portfolio is very diverse. He worked and works for governments, corporates, start-ups, even musea.
You may also know Stefaan as co-founder and managing partner of Studio Sparks and member of the board of directors of Glimps.
This lecture will be in Dutch.
Maarten Desmet (BE) is a social entrepreneur specialized in sustainability. He is a founding partner of For Good, a social enterprise that makes sustainable living easy with the help of a smartphone application, and founding partner of Endeavour, a social enterprise that provides research, innovation and consultancy in urban planning in order to make cities more sustainable and inclusive. You may also know Maarten by his research and book on Bhutan’s Gross National Happiness, a sustainable development approach that takes into account well-being and its indicators.