APPLICATION
course-en-route: 6, 7 & 8 JULY 2016, ROTTERDAM

City force:
Rotterdam architecture

APPLICATION
We will make sure a group will not count more than 20 participants in order to guarantee a sense of exclusiveness.
You are about to apply for the course City force: Rotterdam architecture.
For application and registration we have a partnership with the official platform Rotterdam Summer School. To get to the form, hit the green button at the top or bottom of this page. If you need our help, please send an e-mail to info@ic-ra.org.
Note: BNA and BNSP members are requested to send an e-mail to info@ic-ra.org, subject: BNA application IC-RA.

What is included?

NOTE:
we decided to execute the program in Dutch. Some presentations and tours will be in English.

· full 3-day programme course-en-route
· all transport during the course: bike, watertaxi, public transport
· 1 breakfast
. 2 dinners
. 3 lunches
. 4 drinks ;-)
. booklet with schedule and map
. a certificate of attendance

The course fee mentioned on this site does not include accommodation. You decide where and how long you wish to stay in our exhilarating city. We did pre-pick four hotels, for those quick-scanners amongst you. They are all quite close to the city centre and within range of the course-en-route. We have arranged special rates at The Student Hotel or on campus of the Erasmus University Rotterdam for participants of this course. You can select accommodation at the Rotterdam Summer School platform application page.

Rotterdam is bustling with famous museums, memorable places to eat, versatile nightlife, numerous festivals (like the North Sea Jazz, starting exactly on the 8th of July :-). Quick impression? Check out Rotterdam Info and Rotterdam Festivals.

Upcoming course
6-8 July 2016

Location
Rotterdam
The Netherlands

Contact
info@ic-ra.org
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PRE-PICKED HOTELS

The Student Hotel ***
citizenM ****
nhow ****
Suite Hotel Pincoffs ****
Your stay in Rotterdam would not be complete without accommodation that complements our course theme Rotterdam architecture. We thought we'd make some suggestions.

The Student Hotel, brilliant example of transformation. With pool table. East side of centre.
CitizenM, comfort and design. Affordable luxury next to Markthal.
nhow, in De Rotterdam, designed by OMA, stunning views. Sunrise and Sunset rooms next to the Erasmusbrigde.
Suite Hotel Pincoffs, small luxury boutique hotel full of atmosphere and design. A few steps from the Erasmusbridge.
SCHEDULE
....the longer version.....getting more accurate each day......
Wednesday, July 6
Rotterdam South
. Gentrification
. Cycles of transformation
. Citybranding
09:30
Welcome in De Rotterdam
Introduction by Astrid Sanson and Mattijs Van Ruijven, Municipality Rotterdam
11:00
Site-tour Wilhelminapier & Katendrecht
13:30
Watertaxi to Piekstraat
Lunch & presentation at Hunter Douglas
14:30
Site-tour Piekstraat district
15:30
Workshop at KCAP; Piekstraat 2030
challenges and opportunities. With Stijnie Lohof, urban designer Municipality of Rotterdam & Jeroen Dirckx , associate KCAP & Vincent Taapken, New industry Development
17:30
Drinks at Villa van Waning
18:30
Dinner
20:30
Meet & greet Rotterdam architects,
Lecture by renowned architecture photographer Ossip van Duivenbode and Kim Heinen, international press officer at Rotterdam Partners and Vanessa Westbroek. Moderated by Sander Woertman
Thursday, July 7
Rotterdam North & East
. Rebuilding
. Placemaking

09:30
Site-tour Rotterdam Central District, Luchtsingel & Waterplein, by bike
10:30
OMA office visit
11:30
Tour het Timmerhuis
12:45
MVRDV office visit & lunch
13:45
Tour Hoogkwartier
14:30
Visit Markthal
15:15
Workshop Transformation at The Student Hotel. With Gabor Everraert transformation expert Municipality of Rotterdam, and Hilde Remøy, associate professor TUDelft.
17:15
Drinks
18:00
Presentation and visit BlueCity010, Tropicana, former Swimming Pool
18:30
Dinner at Alohabar
20:30 Lecture by Ramon Knoester at Kühne&Co
Friday, July 8
Rotterdam West
. Redevelopment
. Innovation

09:00
West8 office visit: breakfast
10:15
Studio Roosegaarde office visit
10:45
Site-tour Vierhaven-Merwehaven
district and Dakpark
12:30
Lecture by Doepel Strijkers
13:15
Lunch at Uit Je Eigen Stad:
Urban Farming
14:00
Workshop; creating /innovation of
the city, by Creating010 at Group A
16:00
Time-out, have a break, write a letter
18:00
Drinks and final presentation at Café Rotterdam
€1249
Less than €420 a day.

no additional fees, excl. accommodation


For members BNA and BNSP we have a special registration fee.
Foreign applicants are offered 50% discount.


5of 20 tickets available.
Book yours now!

Photo and video courtesy of IC-RA , Marcel Kollen, Christel de Wolff, Rotterdam Partners,
Gert van Leusden, Richard Beukelaar, Jeroen Musch, Jack Hoogeboom.
Special thanks to Joris Bak and 75B.
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