LECTURES & SPEECHES
Debate at the University of Copenhagen
A couple of pictures from Thursdays debate between the Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen and my friend and former business partner, now the Danish Minister for Higher Education and Science, Tommy Ahlers; at the University of Copenhagen. (Danish version below).
A really nice evening where I among others had the pleasure of talking to approximately 400 key stakeholders, including many customers from around the world who were present.
THORNICO BUILDING TALKS
On Friday June 10, THORNICO hosted the first THORNICO Building Talks. The main occasion for the event was the renovation of the THORNICO Building located in Rotterdam and the acquisition of the neighbouring famous building of Joost Kühne, renamed "THORNICO T(W)O."
I myself and the five other speakers, Peter Kreiner the CEO of Noma, Erik Legernes, Senior Creative Director of LEGO, David Zahle partner at BIG and the super architect Winy Maas, discussed how innovation, inspiration and creative ideas can create positive change in the world.
The event and the following opening and celebratory party went really well and it was an evening filled with architectural, culinary and sustainable inspiration.
EO UNLIMITED 2016 ROTTERDAM
June 11, I was closing keynote at EO Unlimited, an entrepreneur organization, speaking to passionate entrepreneurs from a multitude of countries! EO Unlimited 2016 ‘Magic No 7’ was about growth and the chances and opportunities over the next 7 years.