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Monday 6 November the board members of the 4 foundations of the Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute held their annual meetings at the institute. After the meetings, a group picture was made with the bronze bust of Prof. Johanna Westerdijk, the first director of the institute. The bust was financed in part by the Stichting Willy Commelin Scholten and partly by donations and the Westerdijk Institute itself.

The foundations:
Stichting Johanna Westerdijk fonds
Stichting Willy Commelin Scholten
Stichting Centraal Bureau voor Schimmelcultures – Odo van Vloten
Stichting Fonds Dr. Christine Buisman

Picture: back left to right: Dr. Piet Boonekamp, Prof. Han Wösten, Prof. Ben Cornelissen, Prof. Pierre de Wit, Dr. Hans Amesz. Front left to right: Prof. Pedro Crous, Prof. Corné Pieterse, Manon Verweij. Missing in the picture is Prof. Stanley Brul.