Rotterdam mission to India: Ahmedabad & Mumbai (Last call to join!)

When: 21 – 25 November 2017
Where: Mumbai and Ahmedabad, India
For whom: Companies and knowledge institutions in the field of (flood) water management, resilience and waste-to-energy.   

Why Join Us? 
Do you see opportunities in India? Are you looking for (business and or knowledge) partners or orienting your market potential in India? Then join us on a Rotterdam mission to Mumbai and Ahmedabad taking place on November 21 through November 25 joined by Rotterdam Vice-Mayor Mr. Maarten Struijvenberg.   

Companies and knowledge institutions in the Rotterdam area active in water management, resilience and waste-to-energy are encouraged to join this mission, as a selection of Indian cities (Mumbai Region) have indicated that they would like to exchange expertise on these very topics. The mission will allow for plenty of networking with relevant local companies, government and knowledge institutions.  

In the past years India and Rotterdam have further developed the economic and business partnership. This mission strengthens this relationship and will provide new mutual opportunities.  


Delegates joining the mission from Rotterdam:
▪ Maarten Struijvenberg - Vice-Mayor
▪ Arnoud Molenaar - Chief Resilience Officer
▪ Corjan Gebraad - Chief Resilience Officer
▪ René Hanssens - Rotterdam Partners
▪ Marjo Gallé - Erasmus University
▪ Roelant Sitvast - International Advisor City of Rotterdam  

Local support
Rotterdam Partners supports this initiative and intends to organize and participate in the seminars during the program. We will support the Dutch companies joining the mission during matchmaking, networking events and with introductions to local representatives. This will increase your chances of success when doing business or building partnerships in India.   

Cost of Participation  
The participation fee for this mission is €250 (excl. VAT) per company, per person. The costs include company visits, matchmaking- /network events, seminars and collective transportation. Airline tickets and accommodation are excluded in the participation fee. The mission offers you the flexibility to arrange your own company visits as part of the trip. Contact René Hanssens to join us for this unique opportunity.  

The Rotterdam Economic Mission to India is an initiative of the City of Rotterdam, The Netherlands Consulate-General in Mumbai, NBSO Ahmedabad, Erasmus University Rotterdam and Rotterdam Partners.