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Campus development #1: How to built a strong ecosystem

This special mini-series about campus development is part of ‘Building the Future’. In this first episode, we focus on ecosystems. Specifically, how to build a strong ecosystem. Developing campuses is way more than bricks and mortar: building a strong community requires time and effort from all parties involved. We learn about the different forms and definitions of innovation ecosystems and the value of strong collaborations. We also discuss how Kadans, together with its partners, puts this all into practice in the new Plus Ultra Leiden building at Leiden Bio Science Park.

Host Rudy van Beurden discusses this topic together with 3 guests: Gwen van Overbeke (Governance, Communication & Branding Manager at Leiden Bio Science Park), Paul Jansen (Vice president of Innovation Area Development Partnership (IADP)) and Tom Straeter (Senior Ecosystem Manager at Kadans Science Partner).

Listen now: https://lnkd.in/eFTqm-dj


Campus development #2: the impact on societal changes

This special mini-series about campus development is part of Building the Future. In this second episode, we will talk about the impact of campuses and science parks, focusing on societal and economic impact: why is it important? And what is needed to create impact? How can campus management organizations measure and prove their impact? Campus Groningen is a great example and Edward Van Der Meer (director of Campus Groningen) will elaborate on their vision and the lessons learned so far. Jacques van Dinteren (president of IADP) and Tom Straeter (Senior Ecosystem Manager at Kadans) join host Rudy van Beurden at the table.
This special mini-series is a co-production of Kadans Science Partner and the Innovation Area Development Partnership (IADP).
Listen here: https://lnkd.in/eYCzRyFf

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