Julia Rijssenbeek has a background in philosophy and economics. As a researcher at FreedomLab Thinktank, she looks at global risks and shifts in thinking and ideas that will be defining for the future. Her focus is on the future of food and our changing relationship with nature as a result of technological developments.
Julia has written for Dutch newspapers (Volkskrant, NRC) and regularly speaks at public events and conferences in the Netherlands and abroad. She is part of the Global Shapers Community, the youth branch of the World Economic Forum.
Julia speaking at the Kyoorius Designyatra 2019 (India):