How can you work together, with entrepreneurs, market vendors and residents, to realize a circular market for everyone? And what role could the market play in connecting its residents and surroundings?
Plein ’40-’45 is an important provider of food for the neighborhood and its surroundings; it may well be the largest concentration of food supply in the city. However, there was need for a new form of organization to improve the value of the market for the neighborhood and its visitors. Through self-organization and ownership, the market is making a transformation towards a circular, diverse and connecting market. How could such an organization be formed? And what are the challenges in realizing such a transformation? For who exactly is the market? And how does this shape the identity of the market? In this expedition, we will delve in the process, challenges and future prospects of the transforming market Plein ’40-’45.
13:30 Departure from NEMO to New Metropolis
14:00 Introduction at New Metropolis
14:20 Expedition to Plein 40-45
15:00 Departure from New Metropolis to Scheepvaart Museum
15:30 Arrival at Scheepvaart Museum
* A bicycle is preferred for this expedition