Nieuws - 26 augustus 2010

Pechtold to speak on 6 September

The leader of the Dutch political party D66 Alexander Pechtold, also ex-Mayor of Wageningen, will be the main speaker at the opening of the academic year of Wageningen University on 6 September.

He is going to address the topic of the importance of knowledge and innovation. Director of the Environment Sciences Group Kees Slingerland will be taking about 'Nature as a basis'. Before the opening, there will be a symposium on the sustainable use of our living environment.