Join PortXL at the 4th Edition of Shakedown in Rotterdam and feel the power of the Four Elements: Earth! Fire! Wind! Water! Experience the Innovation Marketplace with 50+ pioneer companies behind the latest technologies & solutions impacting the Port Ecosystem and the World at large!
The maritime landscape is being reshaped with emerging start-up technologies that are disrupting traditional ways and challenging the status quo. As the World’s 1st Port & Maritime Accelerator, PortXL’s mission is to drive innovation in the port-connected industries through the acceleration of start-ups & scale-ups.
This year’s theme is related to the four elements, and each one will be represented by one of fellow PortXL corporate partners in a plenary session:
Each element will see 4 of program participants pitch after the respective plenary session:
Wind by Van Oord: Be blown away by the marine ingenuity formed in over 150 years by dredging giants Van Oord, a pioneer of offshore wind in recent times.
Fire by Port of Rotterdam: The fire burning in the lighthouse is what sailors throughout the ages looked towards – a signal of hope, a beacon of safety. Today the Port of Rotterdam is a shining beacon of innovation and proudly claims the title of Smartest Port. Find out what they are doing to keep the flames of innovation burning red hot!
Earth by Boskalis: Don’t stay grounded! Shake up your comfort zone by discovering new ingenious ways of corporate innovation together with maritime stalwart Boskalis.
Water by City of Rotterdam: Water equals life! Drink healthy gulps from the fountain of wisdom metaphorically provided by the City of Rotterdam.
1:30 – 2:00 PM: Walk-In with Energizing Barista Coffee
2:00 – 2:30 PM: Grandiose Event Kick-off with the Four Elements
2:45 – 5:00 PM: Guided tours past 50+ companies & 4 Partner Plenary Sessions:
5:00 – 6:30 PM: Networking Drinks
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