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    14Oct

    Rotterdam presents ambitious shore power strategy for seagoing vessels

    The City of Rotterdam and the Port of Rotterdam Authority will jointly roll out shore power for seagoing vessels. The aim is that in 2030 a large proportion of the seagoing vessel...

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    08Oct

    Rotterdam start-up contributes to digital accessibility

    Digital accessibility means that everyone, including people with disabilities, can make full use of websites, apps and services offered via the Internet. Think, for example, of ap...

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    01Oct

    Dealing with personal loss is never easy. Closure is there to help.

    Everyone experiences the loss of a loved one at one point in their lives. There is no way around it and it is never easy to deal with. Graciëlla van Vliet and Chantal van der Veld...

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    07Sep

    Circularise: Leveraging blockchain to power the circular economy

    There is a lot of talk about the need to transition to a circular economy. Companies - big and small alike - embrace the challenge with enthusiasm, drive and innovative ideas. Mun...

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    03Aug

    Parx Materials: Scaling an antimicrobial technology in times of a pandemic

    A lot has been said lately about personal hygiene, outbreak prevention and a certain type of virus. A lot has been said about having to take strict measures, if at times only as a...

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    01Aug

    Rotterdam launches subsidy scheme for smart energy networks

    The municipality will offer a new subsidy scheme for the development of smart energy networks. With this subsidy scheme, Rotterdam wants to speed up the construction and roll-out ...

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    07Jul

    Entrepreneurs find opportunities where most people find challenges

    Two months later, it is already a success Entrepreneurs find opportunities where most people find challenges. They thrive on those challenges, in fact, and turn them into success...

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    06Jul

    Dutch innovations win more than €30 million

    New ways to ventilate patients to reduce lung damage, a long-distance drone for emergency medical shipments and saving 6 billion one-day cockerels worldwide. All this is now possi...

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    30Jun

    Join the Rotterdam Entrepreneur Pitch!

    We see it all around us: these times are bringing out the smartest and most creative entrepreneurs in Rotterdam.  That’s great news, because these creative ideas will help our cit...

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