Within RDM Centre of Expertise (RDM CoE) educational institutes, research centres and companies cooperate to improve technology education, create new knowledge and on the sustainable innovation necessary for the port and city of Rotterdam. This cooperation takes place in Communities of Practice in the area of Maritime & Offshore, Logistics & Mobility, Energy & Process Technology, New Manufacturing Industry and Circular & Floating Construction. RDM CoE is a Centre of Expertise of Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences recognized by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science which has been set up on the campus of RDM Rotterdam, in the middle of the port, as part of a public-private partnership with the Port of Rotterdam Authority, the City of Rotterdam and other organizations. RDM CoE is the innovation engine for port and city.
Current director is Hans Maas. Former director Bert Hooijer introduces RDM Centre of Expertise in this video:
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- Car: on ring road Rotterdam Zuid (South, A15) take exit 18: Heijplaat. At the top of the exit, follow the signs for Heijplaat / Havens (port numbers) 2250-2750. Keep following the signs for Heijplaat (and port number 2600), but don't turn left at 'exit' Heijplaat (this is the village). Follow the road to the right instead and immediately after the next sharp turn to the right, Parking A is on your left. In Heijplaatstraat there are parking spaces as well. By taking entrance 'Academie van Bouwkunst' (Heijplaatstraat 23) you reach RDM CoE on the first floor.
- Bus: from underground station Zuidplein RET-bus 68 goes to Heijplaat/RDM.
- Fast ferry: from Willemskade (Erasmus Bridge) and St. Jobshaven the Aqualiner sails to RDM CoE.
- Water taxi: a taxi boat service in Rotterdam.