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PE&RC Day 

Annual symposium organized by the PE&RC PhD Council (PPC) for all PE&RC members


On this day we bring together all members of PE&RC. PhDs, postdocs and staff from all institutes linked to PE&RC share their research and learn form each other. Every year there are speakers and a picture competition. 

Upcoming PE&RC day

The next PE&RC Day will be scheduled soon. 

Previous PE&RC days
Dates Theme Speakers Location Participants
26 October 2023 Disease Ecology and Environment Wim van der Poel, Wageningen Bioveterinary Research
Helen Esser, Wageningen University
Marjolein Bruijning, University of Amsterdam
Bob Douma, Wageningen University
Mark Zwart, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW)
Utrecht 110
27 October 2022 Artificial Intelligence and Sustainability Sascha Caron, Radboud University
Ioannis Athanasiadis, Wageningen University
Tarek Alskaif, Wageningen University
Dan Stowell, Naturalis Biodiversity Center
Santiago Gaitan, OnePlanet Research Center
Ben Martin, University of Amsterdam
Nijmegen 130
6 October 2021 Biodiversity: Reflecting on the past to transform the future Mark Zwart, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW)
Jacintha Ellers, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Liesbeth Bakker, Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW) / Wageningen University
Frank Wesselingh, Naturalis Biodiversity Center
William Gosling, University of Amsterdam
Barbara Gravendeel, Naturalis Biodiversity Center / Radboud University
Online 125
18 November 2020 PE&RC Afternoon event 2020 Due to the Covid-19 situation, we were not able to organise a full programme for the PE&RC Day.
Therefore an Afternoon event was organised, in which the Collaboration call and Picture awards had a prominent role.
Online 122
17 October 2019 Exploring Sustainability: Now and for the future Jetske Bouma, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency
Sander Koenraadt, Wageningen University & Research
Cathelijne Stoof, Wageningen University & Research
Wolf Mooij, Netherlands Institude of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW)
Boris Jansen, University of Amsterdam
Marijke van Kuijk, Utrecht University 
Wageningen 113
8 November 2018 The Social Network of Nature Astrid Groot, University of Amsterdam
Wim van der Putten, Netherlands Institude of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW)
Monique de Jager, Utrecht University
Jef Huisman, University of Amsterdam
Frank van Langevelde, Wageningen University & Research
Toby Kiers, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Amsterdam 121
2 November 2017 Preventing the End of the World
- How science can safe the planet
Yann Hautier, Utrecht University
Majorie van Duursen, Utrecht University
Jeroen Kortekaas, Wageningen Bioveterinary Research
Lisette de Senerpont Dormis, Netherlands Institude of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW)
Martin van Ittersum, Wageningen University & Research
Leo Marcelis, Wageningen University & Research
Utrecht 103
20 Oktober 2016 PE&RC’s got Talent! Johan Bouma, Emeritus professor in soil sciences
Niels Anten, Wageningen University & Research
Merel Soons, Utrecht University
Hans ter Steege, Naturalis Biodiversity centre
André de Roos, University of Amsterdam
Gorben Pijlman, University of Amsterdam
Judy Shamoun-Baranes, University of Amsterdam
Liesbeth Bakker, Netherlands Institude of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW)
Wageningen 105
5 November 2015 One's Waste... Another's Treasure? Louise Vet, Netherlands Institude of Ecology
Katharina Unger, LIVIN Studio, Austria
Timothy Mousseau, University of South Carolina, USA
Ben Bridgens, Newcastle University, UK
Gerben Stouten, TU Delft
Wageningen 131
13 November 2014 Optimization of Science: Pressure & Pleasure Bert Theunissen, Utrecht University
Martin Sharman, European Commision
Jacob Fokkema, Emeritus professor TU Delft
Just Vlak, Wageningen University & Research
Sarah Cornell, Stokholm Resilience Centre
Wageningen 144
31 October 2013 Biomimicry: Unlocking Nature's secrets Koos Biesmeijer, Naturalis Biodiversity centre
Paul Breeveld,TU Delft 
Eize Stamhuis, University of Groningen
Raoul Frese, University of Amsterdam
Barbara Mazzolai, Instituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Saskia van den Muijsenberg, BiomimicryNL
Leiden 108
1 November 2012 Extreme Life William Detrich, Northeastern University, USA
Marc Lavaleye, Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
John van de Oost, Wageningen University & Research
Hennie Butler, University of the Free State, SA
Jorge Vago, European Space Agency ESTEC
Bas Zwaan, Wageningen University & Research
Wageningen -
20 October 2011 Innovation for Sustainability
What are the neighbours doing?
Janet Swim, Penn State University, USA
Hans de Vries, Groningen University
Roland Schmehl, TU delft
Hans Nijland Planbureau voor de Leefomgeving
Salamon Kroonenberg, TU Delft
Michael Braungart, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Wageningen -
28 October 2010 Selling Science Alfred Hartemink, ISRIC World Soil Information
Ken Giller, Wageningen University & Research
Marcel Dicke, Wageningen University & Research
Gert van Maanen, Bionews
Martin Sharman, European Commission
Hans Dons, Wageningen University & Research
Wageningen -