The theme of this year’s fair is Knowledge. In the opinion of the Plantarium’s management, Wageningen University Research (WUR) is at the centre of research, education and knowledge exchange. The strength of WUR lies in combining the forces of Wageningen University, the Hogeschool
Plantarium 2009 has surpassed the record number of participants from last year.
With 275 participants, 50 of them from abroad, a new record has been established. There are even participants from Australia, Israel, Sierra Leone and the USA. Striking this year is the strong presence from Israel which has 8 companies participating. Thanks to the modification of the main hall in the Plantarium building, it is now possible to accommodate even more participants.The system of advanced registration whereby visitors can download their entrance ticket online is working excellently. Plantarium 2009 runs until Saturday August 29.