What to expect of the Imagine the future day (31 August 2018)


What to expect?

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Inspiration & challenge

At the “Imagine the future!” day, you will gain insight into the latest developments in green biotechnology and in the fascinating world of vegetable breeding. You will know what we do and how we do it.

Selected students

We invite specially selected students to spend the day at Enza Zaden. Together with our colleagues, you will be inspired and challenged. You will work together in multidisciplinary groups of students and our researchers to imagine green innovations. From advanced plant breeding to high-tech seed technologies and everything related to these fields. Ultimate goal: future-proof veggies.  You can win prizes and our recruiters will be available to answer any career questions you might have. 

Futuristic accommodation

As our guest, you will get an experience tour that will give you a unique insight of our company. You will meet many of our colleagues. The day will be at our head office in Enkhuizen where there will be a futuristic accommodation, specially set up for this day.

For students arriving by train, we will arrange a bus from Enkhuizen train station to our premises.

Programme highlights

  • Masterclass emerging technologies by Justus Sturkenboom
  • How can technologies help us to develop future-proof veggies? This is the driving question behind the scenario workshop.
  • Enjoy a tasty lunch. Meanwhile there is plenty of opportunity to talk to our colleagues and to mingle with other students.
  • Our experience tour gives you a unique insight in our company.
  • Scenario pitch: convince the jury of your group’s scenario.
  • We will wrap the day up with drinks and bites

"Imagine the future!" day
31 August 2018, Enkhuizen