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01-12-2016

Prestigious award for The Digital City Revives in London ceremony of the Digital Preservation Awards.

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30-11-2016

Waag Society developed a Dutch toolkit to organize an open data expedition with participants. The toolkit provides a three-step guide and all the downloadable files needed to organise a data expedition are included.

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29-11-2016

Design, build and discover creative technology. In January 2017, we will start a new series of FabSchool, the after-school activity at our Fablab.

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25-11-2016

We opened the Pet Shop Food Bar at the Waterlooplein in Amsterdam in November 2016. We investigated for one month how our micro-pets can contribute to the future of our food.

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25-11-2016

The fourth edition of the BioHack Academy will start end of January 2017. Build your own BioFactory with Open Source hardware.

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24-11-2016

At the Dutch Design Week of 2016 we showed the Fabschoolino for the first time. Our latest product is a DIY kit with an Arduino-based microcontroller. Available soon!

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23-11-2016

On Wednesday 23 November, the first meeting of the Dutch Open Planbureauwas held. On the Dutch version of this page, you can read an interview with Socrates Schouten.

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12-11-2016

On Friday 11 November, parents, pupils, teachers, school leaders and data experts gathered in small groups to search for connections and stories in publicly available data for education in The Netherlands.

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11-11-2016

2017 will be the year of the botanic gardens in The Netherlands. Visitors can use the newly developed app starting in April - Hortus Chat, made in collaboration with Waag Society - to start a conversation with the plants.

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08-11-2016

Dynamic Skin collects and stores solar energy and uses that energy to generate warmth or light, forming its own metabolism.

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31-10-2016

Six students of the TU Delft have won the ‘BouwRecycling Award’ with their research. The students were commissioned by AEB Amsterdam, TU Delft and Waag Society.

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28-10-2016

Thanks to an amendment by Reinder Rustema (of petities.nl), the concept election programme of the Dutch political party D66 now contains an adapted paragraph about the new (Dutch and European) electronic identity (eID).

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25-10-2016

Digital technologies and the internet are providing new opportunities to address social challenges. Help us grow a digital social innovation community across Europe.

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22-10-2016

Bas van Abel of Fairphone gave an interview for the Dutch Radio 1. This broadcast was in Dutch.

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14-10-2016

Bas van Abel of Fairphone has won the German Environmental Award, the most important environmental award of the country. The award ceremony will be handed out by the German president Joachim Gauck.

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13-10-2016

The botanical gardens involved in the BigPicnic project started their co-creation journey this week.

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