Innovating the Port of Rotterdam

Together with the Port of Rotterdam we have our first project for the ideation club! The project is for students who are interested in helping the Port of Rotterdam to innovate. Depending on whether you already have a port related idea or start-up, there are different events that you can attend. In the diagram below you can find out which event is relevant to you! 


World port hackathon                                                                   May 12th
When: 16:00-20:00 (including dinner)
Where: YES!Delft 
Who: 20 students and 20 persons from the port business

This workshop will challenge you to examine the challenges of the port of Rotterdam. With students and innovators from the port we are looking for solutions for these challenges. In groups you will work on these challenges, and you will combine your knowledge with the expertise of the Port of Rotterdam. If you find a good solution for one of these challenges, your team can win free access to the Port innovation lab with a price value of 15.000 euro.

So if you want to think together with the port for new solutions, register for this event now by joining the “ innovating the port of Rotterdam” project.




Pre-pitch event                                                                               May 22nd
When: 16:00-18:00
Where: YES!Delft
Who: Students with a port related idea and/or start-up

This pitch event will give students, who already have a port related idea or start-up the chance to accelerate their idea/start-up. You will pitch your idea/start-up in front of people from the Port of Rotterdam. With their expertise of the port, they will give you feedback on your pitch. If they see potential in your port related idea, you will get the chance to get free access at the Port innovation lab. This lab provides you with coaches, test facilities, access to a launching customer network, investors and more. Normally access to this lab has a price of 15.000 euro.

Do you already have a port related idea/start-up or could your service or product be useful for ports. Sign up for this event by joining the “ innovating the port of Rotterdam” project and accelerate your idea!


Case day                                                                                          June 1st
Soon more information about this event will follow!

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