HLTH, a major conference on healthcare innovation, is coming to Amsterdam. HLTH Inc., the company behind HLTH, have announced that the inaugural HLTH Europe event will take place at RAI Amsterdam from 18-20 June 2024

Bringing all sectors of health together

Jonathan Weiner, Founder, Chairman and CEO of HLTH Inc. says of the announcement: "HLTH Europe will unite the European healthcare ecosystem to tackle healthcare's most complex challenges and identify its most promising opportunities. We believe that by bringing all sectors of health together, we can catalyse change for good. As one of Europe's most connected cities, and with a world-class venue and event facilities, Amsterdam has been chosen as HLTH Europe's home". 

Katy Fryatt, Managing Director HLTH Europe adds: "The HLTH team has built the most incredible event and community of healthcare leaders and changemakers in the US. I'm honoured to create that with our partners for Europe."

Amsterdam's thriving life sciences and health sector

Amsterdam is a major European hub for the life sciences and health industry. With its international outlook and well-connected location, it is home to the largest university medical centre in the Netherlands, home to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and has a wealth of startups and scaleups. 

Dennis Speet, Director of Amsterdam Convention Bureau notes: "Amsterdam is known internationally for its thriving life sciences and health sector that places great importance on driving innovative change and cutting-edge advancements to improve people's wellbeing and quality of life. We are extremely pleased that Amsterdam has been selected to become the host of the newly initiated event HLTH Europe as of June 2024 onwards. Together with the region's collaborative healthcare ecosystem and support from local partners, we are proud to welcome HLTH Europe to our city and together shape a stronger life sciences and health gateway for Europe and the world". 

Top tech city of the future

Named one of fDi's top tech cities of the future, the Amsterdam Area hosts the perfect testbed for AI and medtech solutions. With multiple life sciences districts such as Amsterdam Science Park and Amsterdam Life Sciences District and over 300 life sciences, the sector is growing rapidly. Read more on Amsterdam's life sciences & health sector.