Answers to frequently asked questions can be found on this page.

The Innovation Expo 2018 is a large-scale annual event; this year’s edition will take place on 4 October. The theme of the day will be Global Challenges, Dutch Solutions. Taking innovations further, realising breakthroughs, and thus contributing to the social challenges we are facing in our country and in the world. That is what the Dutch government is aiming for with the Innovation Expo 2018

The event will be attended by representatives from the business community, research institutes, NGOs, and government bodies. At the Innovation Expo (IE2018), we will experience the best innovations with all our senses. The event is focused on new meetings and setting down concrete deals and covenants. All the participants, from the Netherlands and abroad, will join forces this day to expedite innovations.

The Innovation Expo 2018 will take place on Thursday 4 October in Rotterdam South, at the RDM Submarine Wharf [Onderzeebootloods] Rotterdam.

RDMstraat 1
3089JS Rotterdam
The Netherlands

The event grounds will be open to visitors from 09.00 a.m. to 08.00 p.m.

The exposition is open to 06.00 p.m. Some sessions continue after 06.00 p.m.

Yes, you can visit the Innovation Expo completely free of charge. Click here to register.

At the expo grounds, a wide variety of food and drinks is available for a fee, throughout the opening hours of the Innovation Expo. Note: you can only pay by debit card. If you would like to pay by credit card, please come to the information desk. Do you have medical dietary requirements and/or food allergies? Please get in contact with us via info@innovationexpo2018.nl or +31 (0)30 275 96 27.

No, since the event is partly outside there is no cloakroom available.