The 11th International Freiberg Conference on Circular Carbon Technologies will be held in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Strategically located in Western Europe, Rotterdam is a bold, forward-thinking and entrepreneurial city. The city is continuously reinventing itself, focusing on innovation, sustainability, digitalization and inclusivity while providing nourishing conditions for world-conscious companies daring to do things differently.
Further information about Rotterdam: https://en.rotterdampartners.nl/
Rotterdam is not only the largest port in Europe, it is also the world’s smartest port. It has set ambitious goals with specific attention on sustainability and pioneering in innovations. This focus and transition naturally create many new business opportunities.
Biomass, steam, heat, wind and solar energy, coal and natural gas all come together in the port of Rotterdam. The port plays a key role in enabling a reliable, affordable and sustainable energy supply for Northwest Europe. Rotterdam is not only the import port for raw materials for the region; energy is also produced here in state-of-the-art power stations. Besides excellent logistic facilities for the supply of energy feedstock and raw materials, the city also benefits from the availability of sufficient cooling water, a well-developed high-voltage grid and a large petrochemical cluster.
Want to find out more? Please visit the Port of Rotterdam website
Please check if you require a Visa to enter The Netherlands and if it is mandatory apply for it via: https://www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/visa-the-netherlands
The nhow Rotterdam hotel occupies a waterfront position on Wilhelmina Pier. It’s part of the sleek new De Rotterdam building, which includes shops, cafés and restaurants – all conveniently located in an area known as ‘Manhattan on the river Maas’. The nhow Rotterdam hotel is located closed to the underground (Metro) for easy access to the city center.
The Gastrobar Elvy is a sociable place to eat and drink, with the added bonus of an al fresco terrace that soaks up the city and river view. The lobby, with its comfortable seating, makes for a great networking location.
The function rooms for the conference are flooded with daylight and enjoy river views. The breaks between the sessions will take place in the Loft, which is an original space designed by Rem Koolhaas/OMA.
The spacious rooms of the nhow Rotterdam Hotel make the most of the stunning views, with floor-to-ceiling windows bringing Rotterdam’s cityscape right into your bedroom. As for the decor, it’s all about contemporary, clean lines and designer furniture.
Address: Wilhelminakade 137, 3072 AP Rotterdam, Netherlands
Book your room in nhow Hotel Rotterdam at a special conference rate (while availability last). This link will take you to the booking portal:
Hotels Within Walking Distance to Conference Venue
- Room Mate Bruno Hotel (vis-à-vis to nhow Hotel Rotterdam)
Address: Wilhelminakade 52, 3072 AR Rotterdam
- Bed, Bites & Business hotel Rotterdam (850 m from nhow Hotel, 10 min walking time)
Address: Nico Koomanskade 94, 3072 LM Rotterdam
- Thon Hotel Rotterdam (900 m from nhow Hotel, 12 min walking time)
Address: Willemsplein 1, 3016 DN Rotterdam
- Inntel Hotels Rotterdam Centre (1100 m from nhwo Hotel, 13 min walking time)
Address: Leuvehaven 80, 3011 EA Rotterdam
- Hostel ROOM Rotterdam (1200 m from nhow Hotel, 16 min walking time)
Address: Van Vollenhovenstraat 62, 3016 BK Rotterdam
Rotterdam has an underground, the Metro, whose stops are indicated by a yellow M. Other public transport is provided, among others, by the Rotterdamse Electrische Tram (RET), which operates the streetcar and also the city bus lines. All regional means of transport can be accessed with the OV chip card of the national tariff system.
The nhow Hotel Rotterdam is located close to the underground Metro for easy access to the city center.
From Amsterdam Shiphol International Airport
- Hotel direction: 70 km NE
- 70 min by car or taxi
- 50 min with public transportation depending on departure time
From Rotterdam The Hague Airport
- Hotel direction: 10 km NW
- 25 min by car or taxi
- 35 min with public transportation depending on departure time
Train Station Rotterdam Centraal
- Hotel direction: 3 km NE
- 15 min by car or taxi
- 15 min with public transportation depending on departure time