An Ocean of Opportunities

Want to learn more about plastic pollution and what local and international organizations are doing to reduce it?

Come join us for this unique evening! Together with the Stockholm Resilience Centre (Sweden) we’ve invited speakers from NGO’s, businesses, local government and science. Learn and share about one of the greatest environmental challenges of our time – in a very diverse (international) context at a very inspiring location!


07.00 – 07.30 pm Doors open
07.30 – 08.30 pm Presentations / Q&A (12 mins per speaker)
08.30 – 09.00 pm Break
09.00 – 10.00 pm Presentations / Q&A (12 mins per speaker)
10.00 – 11.00 pm Drinks & dialogue

SPEAKERS (confirmed)

Lonneke Craemers – Dopper
Maria Westerbos – Plastic Soup Foundation
Saskia Studer – The Great Bubble Barrier
Johnas van Lammeren – Partij voor de Dieren Amsterdam (Party for the Animals)
Sjoerd Laarhoven & Nikki Spil – Zee Boerderij IJmond (Seaweed Farm IJmond)
Kristal Ambrose – Bahamas Plastic Movement (Bahamas)
Daan Goppel – Ikan Sampah (Netherlands/Indonesia)
Patricia Villarubia Gómez – Stockholm Resilience Centre (Sweden)
Nanne van Hoytema – By the Ocean we Unite

Entrance = free!
NOTE: Drinks at the bar can only be paid for by card.

Please register, share and invite your friends/family/colleagues on Facebook!

For more information:
By the Ocean we Unite –
Stockholm Resilience Centre –


An Ocean of Opportunities - 07-03-2017

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Event Organizers

By the Ocean we Unite


Date & Time

07 March 2017 | 19:00 to 23:00


Impact Hub Amsterdam (visitors)


Entry Fee

Cost for Members: Free

Cost for Guests: Free

Updated on 24 February 2017