Symposium Rotterdam Arts & Sciences Lab

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Symposium Rotterdam Arts & Sciences Lab

November 21, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a symposium all about RASL, hosted in Blue City, a unique creative space in the heart of Rotterdam. In this event we will share insights gained from two years of transdisciplinary research and education, lessons learnt so far and plans for the future. We have a dynamic programme prepared for you with a keynote by Marleen Stikker, Director of Waag, several interactive workshop sessions and a riveting musical performance by Club Gewalt.

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The schedule of the event is as follows;

12:30 Welcome and registration

13:00 Opening

13:15 Keynote by Marleen Stikker, founder of Waag, technology and society and guest on
VPRO television’s Zomergasten.

13:45 Presentation of RASL: 3 years of innovation in education and research

14:00 Thematic sessions:

  • RASL Double Degree programme
  • RASL Compositions
  • RASL Research

More information on our content here.

15:00 Coffee break

15:15 Presentation RASL Essay publication

15:45 Herr Hamschterfleisch und Band präsuntiert: WIR SIND AMAZONE
Innovative Musical theatre by Club Gewalt

16:00 Working towards a bright future
Panel discussion about the opportunities of transdisciplinary collaboration and the
obstacles that need to be removed in order to make these collaborations possible.

16:45 Closing

17:00 Drinks with Bitterballen of BlueCity’s RotterZwam


Location & Route

The RASL Symposium will take place in BlueCity, Maasboulevard 100, 3063 NS Rotterdam.
BlueCity is an incubator for circular entrepreneurs in and around Rotterdam. Situated in the former Tropicana swimming complex, this hub forms a breeding ground for 16 innovative, circular companies linking their waste-streams and creating much needed tangible and inspiring examples for the circular economy. Closing the loops and building the city and economy of the future.


Parking space is available, for route and OV options, click here.

For questions about the programme, please contact programme coordinator Renske Wassink at


November 21, 2018
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Blue City Rotterdam
Maasboulevard 100
Rotterdam, 3063 NS Netherlands
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