Biomimicry Education and Entrepreneurhship - co-creating progress
A Global Entrepreneurship Week Event at Aeres University of Applied Sciences in collaboration with biomimicryNL with special guest; new professor in Biomimicry Mauro Gallo.
There are more and more educational materials online for learning and teaching biomimicry. We want to gather with people involved in biomimicry education to examine the experiences of teaching and identifying together what is needed to improve materials and practices together with international colleagues. We welcome teachers and students to come and share thoughts.
14.30 Welcome and presentation of Erasmus project Biomimicry for Entrepreneurs (http://biomimicryfe.org/ under development). Next year we will make available an online program using video lecture to introduce
European youth to biomimicry and combine it with essentials of entrepreneurship to stimulate creating impact. We want to explore with you how you could use it and what you would need to apply these materials in your education.
15.45 Three break-out sessions discussing biomimicry education with the audience:
- Session A - 'A view on biomimicry education and research' with newly appointed Biomimicry professor Mauro Gallo
- Session B - 'Gathering experiences in biomimicry education' with Laura Stevens, PhD candidate researching biomimicry and its positive influence on design education.
- Session C - 'Biomimicry in academic life science education' with Jaco Appelman
- Session D [To be confirmed] - Ervaringen in primair en secundair onderwijs (in Dutch)
17.00 Gathering insights from break-out sessions and wrap-up
17.30 Networking with drinks!