Designers & Artists 4 Genomics Award was an initiative of the Netherlands Genomics Initiative, the Centre for Society and Genomics and Waag Society.

The Netherlands Genomics Initiative (NGI) aims to ensure that society and economy benefit from the breakthroughs enabled by genomics in the fields of health, agro-food, sustainability, enabling technologies and society.

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e: info[at]

CSG Centre for Society and the Life Sciences studies and improves the relationship between genomics and society. CSG engages society by means of social research, interaction, dialogue and education. It strives to develop novel and effective methods of communicating scientific issues to the public as well as improving existing forms of communication and education about life sciences.

t: +31 24 365 2723
e: secretariat[at]

Waag Society develops creative technology for social innovation. The foundation researches, develops concepts, pilots and prototypes and acts as an intermediate between the arts, science and the media.

t: +31 20 557 9898
e: society[at]