Provinciehuis Zuid-Holland

The Circular Economy & Limits to Growth

Does the circular economy enable endless growth?

In two rounds of themed sessions, we will explore the possibilities and opportunities of a circular transition in Industries, Agriculture and Horticulture, and, Cities.

The panels will combine the knowledge of scientists, policy-makers and field experts to discuss critical questions. Join us to engage in meaningful discussions, find out about the latest research and field developments!


11:00-11:15 Welcome by Fenna Plaisier
11:15-11:45 Opening: The Circular Economy and Endless Growth
with Dr Arnold Tukker.
12:15-13:00 Lunch
13:15-14:00 Session 1

  • Cities: The limits of circularity in cities
  • Agriculture & Horticulture: Food forests and circular agriculture
  • Circular Industries: Domino disruption in the supply chain

15:00-15:30 Session 2

  • Cities: Topic TBA
  • Agriculture & Horticulture: Topic TBA
  • Circular Industries: Topic TBA

15:30-16:30 Reception