【銀座】GINZA Talk and Reception “Let’s talk about Plastic Whale”

2019年9月30日(Monday)

The founder of Plastic Whale, Mr. Marius Smit, will talk about the history of Plastic Whale, how it started and what its activity is. A reception will follow after the talk.

開催日:
2019年9月30日(Monday)
開催時間:
18:30〜21:00
時間:
約2時間30分
開催場所:
Dejima Lounge, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Japan
定員:
50 people (advance booking required)
講師:
Marius Smit (Founder of Plastic Whale, of Plastic Whale Circular Furniture)
その他:
▶ Detailed Information
Date: Monday, 30 September 2019 18:30pm-21:00pm 
Venue: Dejima Lounge, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Japan
*This talk event is held at a different venue from the “Designed to go out of business” exhibition.

Access: Map


Capacity: 50 people (advance booking required)
Admission Fee: Free
Speaker: Marius Smit (Founder of Plastic Whale, of Plastic Whale Circular Furniture)
*Japanese consecutive interpretation provided

Cooperation:Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Japan

▶Notes:
・Please come to the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Japan directly.
・Please bring your ID (health insurance card, driving license, or passport). ID check will be required when you will enter the Embassy.
・The doors will oepn 30 minutes prior to the event.
・No parking is available for visitors. Please use public transport.
・Smoking is not allowed in the Embassy.
・For any inquiries, please contact info@ateliermuji.jp
・Staffs will take photos of the event for the MUJI website and internal documentation.

▶ Notes on bookings 
Please send an email with your details below to info@ateliermuji.jp
・Name 
・Phone number (for any emergency case) 
・Email address 
・Number of participants 
*Please note that seats are NOT confirmed until you receive a confirmation email from us. 
*As seats are limited, we kindly advice you to send us your request email quickly. 
*Personal information acquired and retained by MUJI on the website will be used and managed according to the privacy policy of our company.

[Related Exhibition]

ATELIER MUJI GINZA “Designed to go out of business” exhibition

講師紹介

  • Marius Smit (Founder of Plastic Whale, of Plastic Whale Circular Furniture) Marius Smit (Founder of Plastic Whale, of Plastic Whale Circular Furniture)

    Marius Smit is the founder of Plastic Whale, of Plastic Whale Circular Furniture and co-founder of WasteBoards. During a one-year sabbatical, after studying International Management and working in positions of Marketing and Strategy, Marius was confronted with the growing worldwide problem of plastic soup. He started in 2011 with a challenge to build a boat made of plastic waste. Today Plastic Whale is a fast-growing social enterprise involving hundreds of companies and many thousands of people across the world. Marius inspires audiences worldwide with the story of his belief in “the power of doing” and about turning a challenge into a sustainable business.