Location & Route


This year the Symposium will be held at a beautiful and historic site with a slight maritime theme. The Symposium will be held in a ship, but not just any ship. Namely, the ship of the Laurenskerk Rotterdam!

Route discription:

OV (Public transport): 

We encourage you all to come by public transport due to the excellent reachability as well as the aim to limit our climate impact during the event.

The Laurenskerk is located closely to NS station ‘Rotterdam Blaak’ via this website you can plan out your journey for the day. Once you have left Rotterdam Blaak via the escalators you will see the Kubuswoningen to your left and the Markthal to your right. Turn right to the Markthal, if you walk past the entrance in the on the Westnieuwland you will see the Laurenskerk come into view behind the Markthal. Continue walking on the Westnieuwland when it turns into the Binnenrotte. If you reach the backside of the Laurenskerk you can find the main entrance under the highest tower by walking along the Grotekerkplein.


You can park in walking distance of the Laurenskerk in the parking garage of the WTC or the parking garage of the Markthal. Via parkereninmarkthal you can reserve a spot in the garage with a 50% discount.