Paths to deep decarbonisation and 100% renewable energy

Through executive speakers, in-depth workshops and panels of experts, we will facilitate constructive debate, and create a forum to exchange ideas with your peers. We will dig deeper into five key paths during our two-day programme.

  • Paths to deep decarbonisation and 100% renewable energy
  • Paths to the energy transition in urban areas
  • Paths to deep decarbonisation in industry
  • Finance and investor perspectives on zero carbon energy
  • Technology roadmaps for accelerating the transition to zero carbon energy

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Science Day: 28 June

Access research to gain a competitive advantage
Science Day is hosted at the Erasmus Paviljoen on RSM’s Woudestein campus. Presentations and paper sessions will showcase the latest findings direct from researchers at RSM and its partner universities around the world. Government, industry and business participants can join the closing debate on how research bestows competitive advantage. Science Day is followed by a networking dinner for science and business.

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Business Day: 29 June

New business knowledge and networking
Business Day at the World Trade Centre in downtown Rotterdam is a full day of networking opportunities, with presentations from top-level speakers from international organisations and businesses. We’re aiming again for maximum interactions between you, the audience, and or speakers; business leaders, academics and policymakers with a choice of workshops and round table sessions.

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Business Meets Science

One of the highlights of the Erasmus Energy Forum 2017 is the Science meets Business dinner debate, where attendees can share their experiences and research ideas and bring in the practical relevance. The debate will feature a management summary of the Science Day topics and feedback from business experts. This last part of the Erasmus Energy Science Day Programme is hosted by Eneco as they will welcome our scientific output in their energy efficient office ‘Eneco World’. Our keynote speaker Robert Phillips of Uber will present his professional and academic view on Information Systems and integrating urban area applications.


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Business and Science Awards 2017

As usual, we’ll be presenting awards during the Forum – an award for innovative sustainable business concepts and activities as well as a science research award, an opportunity for industry-wide recognition. Look out for our emails to find out how to enter, or you can read about the 2016 winners here.

More details about the programme will be on this website soon

You can read our 2016 programme and event report with speakers’ recommendations here, along with a  video that captures the flavour and more detail of the event.

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