Collaborative society, by Marcel van der Werf.Knowledge 4 innovation. 19 november 2014.During the K4I lunch debate Hanze UAS PhD level researchers of different nationalities will present their ideas about their EU in 2050 in terms of intrinsic qualities. They will discuss how the EU should look in 2050, taking their PhD content into account and will share their views on actions that we should undertake today as a priority. They will also examine to what extend these priorities are in balance with today's practice. This Younger's Revolution is the core of this lunch debate.Round table discussion.Collaborative society, By Marcel van der Werf.This is a short paper written for the lunch meeting of the K4I-summit in Brussels in November 2014. This short paper was the basis for the discussion. During this discussion Marcel shaped a future goal for Europe in 2050, focussing on energy and society. Subsequently three actions Europe could initiate to achieve this goal were defined.