Port City Futures

Port City Futures is an initiative of LDE Metropolis & Mainport a collaboration between Leiden Univeristy, Delft University of Technology and Erasmus University. Port City Futures envisions a collaoration between teh academic partners, the municipality of Rotterdam and the Rotterdam Harbour, inculding other stakeholders as the Rotterdam Museum. It's aim is to investigate and develop (spatial) strategies for Rotterdam and the region based on the history and potential of the harbour.


The kick-off of the initial setup of Port City Futures was presented at the Biennale Architettura 2018 in Venice, Italy.


concept & strategy, management, communication

Siebe Bakker, Carola Hein

Siebe Bakker, Dré Kampfraath, Frans Schupp

Hamed Khosravi Al-Hosseini, Taneha Kuzniecow Bacchin, Filippo Lafleur

Delft University of Technology, LDE