Tech communities

Amsterdam has an active community of tech lovers, whether they be founders, UX’ers, geeks, nerds, hipsters, growth hackers or developers. With over 40 coworking spaces and over 500 tech meetups in Amsterdam, you are sure to find like-minded peers.

Find our top 12 tech communities in Amsterdam below, and if you need more, do browse

Silicon Canals Meetup

Silicon Canals is one of Amsterdam’s most influential technews websites, that has recently brought back their revamped meetup: Silicon Canals Meetup



AMSxTech is a Slack community of 600+ top-notch designers, developers, founders, growth hackers and investors who share the passion for our trade and our city Amsterdam. 

Young Creators

Young Creators is a community of over 24.000 young and ambitious talents. Join them if you want to extend your network with like-minded peers.


Amsterdam JS is a strong and all-embracing JavaScript community, since 2010. Covers everything JavaScript, from the browser to the server, from the framework to the crazy hack and from the hardware appliance to the data visualisation.

Ladies that UX

Ladies that UX creates a space for women in UX and tech scene of all levels to engage and talk about their experiences and get the support and inspiration that they are looking for.  

Growth Hackers Amsterdam

 Learn how to leverage user analytics, split testing and modern marketing techniques to improve every step of your sales funnel and become a top-tier Growth Hacker. 



An English-speaking user group for PHP Developers in and around Amsterdam. Always looking for new developers to share knowledge and resources. 

DevOps Amsterdam

DevOps Amsterdam brings together developers and operations people in a common goal: destroy silos and remove obstacle to deploy and maintain awesome software and reliable infrastructures.


Interested in creative, advanced and human-centered Internet-of-Things, sensor(networks), electronics/hardware, open hardware/source and hardware startups? Then you will like this monthly meetup at Makerversity!

Amsterdam Data Science

Amsterdam Data Science is an initiative of UvA, VU, HvA, and the CWI. They organize Coffee and Data every three months and seminars every month.


Appsterdam provides common ground for all App Makers, regardless of platform, occupation, or business model, in Amsterdam and beyond. 

Frontend AMS

Frontend AMS is a group for all web enthusiasts with a focus on HTML, CSS and Javascript, to share knowledge and meet people with similar interests.