The TextileLab in Amsterdam in the Waag is now a reality. How can technology, open design, and experimentation contribute to a more sustainable and ethical innovation in the textile and clothing industry?
Over the course of five days, twenty eager participants from Rio became Smart Citizens. Pieter van Boheemen and Taco van Dijk from Waag Society teached them how to appropriate low-cost, open source technologies to make sense of their environment.
According to state secretary, data of the official organisation RIVM shows that only a 'few bottlenecks' remain in the innercities concerning air quality. The question that always arises in these cases is: how?