Creative Ring Sum-It 2018 edition

In October 2018, during Dutch Design Week, Creative Ring organized its first international Sum-It! It was one of a kind event, where creative communities find the tools to shape tomorrow’s urban narratives.

A photo impression of the event can be found here.

Attendees can download the presentations here. If you want access to the presentations, contact us.

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Below you can find the program of the Creative Ring Sum-It 2018

Main event: Tuesday 23 October

08:30 09:00 Welcome & Registration
Location: Designhuis, Stadhuisplein 3, 5611 EM Eindhoven
09:00 09:30 Opening
Koen Snoeckx
Collision Maker Creative Ring
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09:30 10:00 Keynote
Angela Plohman
Executive Vice President Mozilla Foundation
Building responsible smart cities: putting people first
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10:00 10:30 Lecture: Organicity – Working together to create digital solutions to urban challenges
Adriënne Heijnen, Aarhus University, AU Smart Cities
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Masterclass ecosystem intelligence | Part 1,
Ingrid Willems,
Datascouts
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In depth: Creative curriculum | Part 1,
Claudia de Graauw, Claudia de Graauw, doelbereik & effectmeting
Harm Hofmans, MU/ De Creatieve Code
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10:30 11:00 Break
11:00 12:30 Lectures: New Formats and Paradigms for collaboration
Win-Winnovation: successfully creating 1+1>3 cooperations – Piet Verhoeve, Hangar K
Passion based co-creation
Viljami Lyytikäinen, Design Factory
Transformative tools for unboxing knowledge
Lorenzo Gerbi,
Olga Mink, Baltan Laboratories
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Masterclass ecosystem intelligence | Part 2,
Ingrid Willems, Datascouts
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In depth: Creative curriculum | Part 2, Claudia de Graauw
Claudia de Graauw, doelbereik & effectmeting
Harm Hofmans
MU/ De Creatieve Code
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Smart City StarterK!t: democratize IoT | Part 1, by DITSS, Eindhoven; Location: De Oude Rechtbank
CeesJan Mol, Venturespring
Rick Schager, Municipality of EindhovenWaëlMore information
12:30 13:30 Lunch
13:30 15:00 Lectures: Leefstraat
Ralph Nafzger,
Gent City Hall
Best Practices
MUV: a novel approach to tackling urban mobility challenges  Ingwio D’Hespee,
Karen Soens
LUCA School of Arts
Expat Spouses Initiative: its origin and development
Kavitha Varathan,
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Workshops Spatial Service Design | Part 1,
Veera Vihula,
Hannu Tuomisaari, Espoo municipality
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Co-creating social change with digital technology
Marc Aguilar Barcelona City Council / DSISCALE EC-funded project
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Smart City StarterK!t: democratize IoT | Part 2, by DITSS, Eindhoven; Location: De Oude Rechtbank
CeesJan Mol, Venturespring
Rick Schager, Waël Hamada, Municipality of Eindhoven
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15:00 15:30 Break
15:30 17:00 Lectures: Role of public libraries in the innovation ecosystem
Imke de Korte, Eindhoven Library
Thimo Thoeye, De Krook Library, Ghent
Marc Aguilar, Barcelona LibrariesMore information
Workshops Spatial Service Design | Part 2,
Veera Vihula,
Hannu Tuomisaari,
Espoo municipality
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Smart City StarterK!t: democratize IoT | Part 3, by DITSS, Eindhoven; Location: De Oude Rechtbank
CeesJan Mol, Venturespring
Rick Schager, Waël Hamada,  Municipality of Eindhoven
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17:00 18:30 Drinks

Monday 22 October: Frankenstein symposium, performance and after party

Location: Baltan Laboratories, Natlab, Kastanjelaan 500, 5616 LZ Eindhoven

The Frankenstein symposium addresses the responsibility that comes with great scientific breakthroughs. As a modern-day Prometheus, the symposium challenges us to rethink the ethics of future emerging technology in today’s society. The Frankenstein symposium is organized by Baltan Laboratories and Robot Love.

  • 11:00 – 17:30 – Symposium with lectures, debates, performances and expo
  • 19:30 – 20:30 – ‘Eingeweide’ a performance by Marco Donnarumma and Margherita Pevere
  • 21.00-… – After party – Baltan 10y celebration

Wednesday 24 October: Guided visit to Dutch Design Week

Location: Grand Cafe De Strip, Torenallee 3, 5617 BA Eindhoven

  • 8:00 – 9:30 –  Breakfast and informal networking
  • 9:30 – 10:30 – Guided walk over the STRIJP-S area, the creative center of Eindhoven and heartbeat of DDW
  • 10:30 -11:00 – Exclusive visit to Manifestations, the largest Art & Tech Event of the Dutch Design Week
  • 11:00 – 13:00 – Guided tour by Dutch Design Week tour guides
  • 13:00 – 14:00 -Lunch at Restaurant Stories, Torenallee 22-4, 5617 BD Eindhoven
  • 14:00 – Bus transfer to one of the following locations of choice:
    • Campina area with a.o. Robot Love, Design Academy Eindhoven Graduation Show… (Kanaaldijk-Zuid, Hugo van der Goeslaan, 5613 LE Eindhoven)
    • Sectie-C: one of the most prominent communities in Eindhoven of independent thinkers and authentic doers within a unique, organic culture. (Daalakkersweg 16, 5641 JA Eindhoven)