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Amsterdam is connected to the rest of Europe and the world – not only by an extensive transport network and the world’s largest internet hub, but also by the city’s collaborative approach to doing business. Amsterdam’s spirit of commerce, excellent quality of life and its fiscal climate make it a magnet for talent, startups and international headquarters for companies from across the globe. Find out why companies choose Amsterdam for business.
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The Amsterdam Area has an acumen for producing some of the world's most-watched programmes, with Amsterdam's media and broadcasting companies creating formats which are known and loved in households around the world. Read on to discover more about the famous television programmes created in the city.
Wouter Potters and Jonathan Coutinho picked up the coveted IXA Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award. Their ground-breaking mobile scanners have major implications for stroke-patient care across the globe.
Powered by global accelerator Techstars, the Arcadis City of 2030 programme is coming to Amsterdam from February to May 2019 to support startups in the smart city industry.