Visit the 'Welcome to Amsterdam' event on Saturday, 27 September and get a head start on living in Amsterdam, doing business in the Netherlands, learning Dutch, the healthcare system and much more! It takes place at the Tolhuistuin from 11:00 to 14:00 and entrance is free.
Information market for new arrivals to Amsterdam
The 'Welcome to Amsterdam' event is a fantastic opportunity for new internationals in the city to collect literature and speak to experts in a wide variety of helpful topics, including:
- how to start your own business
- what it’s like to raise children in Amsterdam
- what your rights and responsibilities are as an employee
- how to go about learning Dutch (at home or in group lessons)
Free workshops during the event include:
- Publish your CV online and have a professional photo taken for free!
- How do you convince an employer to hire you?
- Bringing up children in Amsterdam; health, education and fun
- Tips & tricks for starting your own business
It is essential to register for workshops by emailing [email protected].
At 11:30, guests will be welcomed by alderperson. The comedians from local comedy theatre Boom Chicago will also provide extra entertainment during the day.