Erasmus is known all over the world and his philosophy of life is particularly relevant today. That’s why Erasmus deserves a place on the streets of Rotterdam and in the visual perceptions of all Rotterdam’s citizens, visitors and contacts. And this is the target of the ‘Erasmus: Rotterdam Icon’ Committee which was set up in 2010.
The following institutions are members of this Committee:
The Erasmus Committee Board comprises the following members:
Prof.dr. Steven Lamberts (President): Professor of Internal Medicine (Erasmus MC). He was Rector Magnificus at Erasmus University Rotterdam from 2003 to 2009
Fred Balvert (Secretary): Communications Advisor (Erasmus MC)
Hendrik Verweel (Treasurer): president of the Huis van Erasmus Foundation and member of the board at Platform Levensbeschouwing & Religie
Jantje Steenhuis (member): Director of Rotterdam City Archives
Jacco Neleman (member): press officer, Erasmus University Rotterdam