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In terms of growth, the Dutch capital’s startups are dominating. Picnic secured the top spot for fastest-growing startup in the Netherlands, but many other Amsterdam companies also made the top 10. Read on to find out which ones.
The Centrum Wiskunde en Informatica (CWI) has again been assessed as excellent by an international evaluation committee. The institute is renowned for its world-leading research in data science and mathematics.
Are you a student entrepreneur? Getting hold of a decent mentor is one of the hardest parts of starting a company. Startup and Running understands this, which is why the platform matches Amsterdam's students with knowledgeable startup mentors.