07 February 2019

13:30 - 14:00

Arrival, registration, coffee and tea

14:00 - 14:10

Plenary opening by symposium chairs

Daan IJpeij, Lucas Bakker and Daan Vermeer

14:10 - 14:45

Key-note speaker

Naomi Sonneveld, Advisor Resilience at Municipality of Rotterdam

Naomi Sonneveld works at the Municipality of Rotterdam and is part of the Rotterdam Resilience Team. She focuses of the 7th objective of the Rotterdam Resilience Strategy, anchoring resilience thinking.


In her keynote Naomi will focus on the meaning of resilience thinking and how she is working toward reaching that goal in her daily work. Furthermore, she will challenge the audience to put resilience into practice themselves!

14:45 - 15:30

Workshops (parallel sessions 1)

A. Social Resilience in the Gentrification Process

B.Creating Resilient Hospitals

C. From Tourism and Public Transport to City Resilience

D. Public transport development and resilience

E. Creating Urban Resilience Against River Flooding

15:30 - 15:45

Break with refreshments

15:45 - 16:45

Workshops (parallel sessions 2)

F. Student housing and Social Resilience

G. Transit-Oriented Development for future resilient cities

H. How to achieve Social Resilience trough Middle-Class

I. Is your house flood resilient?

16:45 - 17:00

Plenary closing by

Daan IJpeij, Lucas Bakker en Daan Vermeer

17:00 - 18:00

Networking opportunity with drinks and bites