Rotterdam Port View

50th Anniversary Meeting

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Verhalenhuis Belvédère (Rechthuislaan 1, Katendrecht, Rotterdam)

For the 50th monthly meeting organized by PortCityFutures, we have created a special in person programme at Verhalenhuis Belvédère in Rotterdam! With three unique presentations we hope to shed some light on the multifaceted approach we have always taken in researching port city territories. Looking forward to seeing you there to celebrate another milestone in our PCF journey!

Note: This event will only be in person, sadly there is no option to join online via zoom.

Full programme:

Opening: updates and announcements


Bauhaus of the Sea Sails (Alankrita Sarkar, Maelle Salzinger) Presentation and Q&A

15:10 - 15:50
Ongoing PhD research: ''According to the water. From port city interface to port city commons". (Silvia Sivo)
Presentation and Q&A


Paul van de Laar, The Human factor in the port of Rotterdam”, followed by discussion

Website/announcements/input-suggestions for next year's meetings

Wrap-up and opening NOISE® project event!

Join us on-site as we unveil the installation of urban sound in the public spaces of Katendrecht in Port-city Rotterdam, featuring a fusion of soft maps by artist Nadia Nena and recordings capturing the soundscape of the neighborhood. Your presence is invaluable as we seek your insights over drinks and snacks in the afternoon until 20:00!

We eagerly anticipate your attendance at what promises to be a stimulating experience. As space is limited, please register here: Registration link