Where the Sketchcity. ch Studyweek 2017 takes place: RDM Rotterdam

Link to Sketchcity Locations

Here is the link to the map with all the locations where we will sketch for finding new solutions.

The RDM Rotterdam is …

…a place where students and companies collaborate in an open environment and focus on new economic activity and sustainable and innovative solutions in the markets Building, Moving & Powering

…a new purpose for a historical industrial location: shipyard and buildings of the ‚Rotterdamsche Droogdok Maatschappij‘ (Rotterdam Dry Dock Company).

The abbreviation RDM now stands for: Research, Design & Manufacturing

…a cooperative venture between Albeda College, Rotterdam University and the Port of Rotterdam Authority

…situated in Heijplaat, centrally located in the CityPorts area, easily accessible, with transportation to the city centre by fast ferry Aqualiner.

RDM Rotterdam to find on Google Maps

…Innovation Dock – a monumental industrial hall of 23,000m2, ‘Droogdok’ (Dry Dock) – the former head office of the RDM – and ‘Dokhaven’ (the Dock)

…a location for education: intermediate and higher vocational education under the same roof, with plenty of space for experiment and for
practical research.

…a location for business: accommodation for the innovative and creative manufacturing industry.

…a location for events: accommodation for meetings and conferences.


How to get there? By the Waterbus!
Waterbus Departure Jobshaven every half an hour: Timetable
OV-chip card is needed, purchase at Central station.

Where research and innovation take place.

Hands-on is the key approach to new solutions.

Upcycling for better solutions.

Technical skills are the basics for the future.

Anna is more than only a boat.

RDM Rotterdam: RDM stands for Research Design and Manufacture.

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