Joep Lange Institute: Inaugural Event

A lot of dedicated speakers at the launch of the Joep Lange Institute this afternoon. Follow the livestream of the Joep Lange Institute inaugural event, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, on

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Joep Lange Institute: Inaugural Event

Scientist – Activist – Pragmatist

March 15, 2016
From 12:30
Kleine Zaal, Concertgebouw Amsterdam

Dedicated to the legacy of Joep Lange and Jacqueline van Tongeren

  • Africa and Amsterdam harmonize
    Hope Masike; Singer & Mbira musician
    Maaike Ouboter; Singer & songwriter
  • Why we are here
    Princess Mabel van Oranje
  • Making health markets work for the poor
    Onno Schellekens; Chairman of the Board, Joep Lange Institute
  • The Optimist
    Michiel Borstlap; Pianist & composer
  • Standing up to the Naysayers
    Wafa El-Sadr; Director, International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs
  • Digging in
    Mark Dybul; Executive Director, Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
  • Building Bridges
    John Martin; Executive Chairman, Gilead Sciences
  • De zomer van 1910
    Maria Lange; Daughter of Joep Lange
  • Street view
    Dan Ariely; Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Economics, Duke University
  • No resistance
    Paul Stoffels; Chief Scientific Officer, Johnson & Johnson
  • Development matters
    Christiaan Rebergen; Director General for International Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands
  • Film; Let’s get started
  • Connect
    Khama Rogo; Lead Health Sector Specialist, World Bank Group Africa
  • Musical celebration
  • Reception


Host: Tracy Metz
Cellist: Willemijn Knödler
Accompanying pianist: Rob Stoop
Film: Hans van Dijk/Skipintro