The designer Daan Roosegaarde opens the academic year of the university on September 7. The meeting takes place in Orion on the campus.
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Daan Roosegaarde is an internationally renowned designer and artist, involved in New Dutch Digital Design. This artists collective explores the boundaries between man and cyberspace. He has design studios in the Netherlands and Shanghai. Roosegaarde is known from Dune, a landscape of hundreds of LED lights that react to touch and sound, and the Smart Highway project, which illuminates the highway with glow in the dark solar cells. He also conducts a project with Wageningen researchers to develop light-emitting plants and trees.
The opening ceremony starts at 15.30. Which other speakers will also attend, will be known later.