Within the RDM Centre of Expertise education institutes, research centres and businesses work together at better technical education, new knowledge and sustainable innovations that er necessary for the port and city of Rotterdam. This cooperation takes place in Communities of Practice within four domains: Maritime & Smart Port Industry, Logistics & Future Mobility, Energy & Process Technology and Sustainable Construction & Area Development. RDM is a centre of expertise of Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, recognized and supported by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science. It is being developed in a public-private partnership with the Port of Rotterdam Authority and business partners at the campus of RDM Rotterdam, right in the centre of the port of Rotteredam. RDM is the innovation engine for the port and City.