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Check out the latest news, insights and feature articles about startups, the startup scene and events in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area.

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The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is a thriving startup hub. This overview is a one-stop shop for the area's startup-related news.

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  • Startup League kicks off European road trip

    Startup League has begun its hunt for 100 innovative startups. The search takes the form of a road trip through Europe, which will stop off in Amsterdam on 23 July. Successful startups will win sponsorship by Startup League at Web Summit 2018.

  • Amsterdam ranks high for long-term real-estate investment

    Amsterdam placed fourth in Savills Investment Management’s Dynamic Cities index, which identifies the top European cities for long-term real-estate investment across the three property sectors of office, retail and industrial.

  • Five tech events coming up in summer 2018

    Amsterdam’s annual tech convention calendar is world class, and the summertime does not put a stop to it. Read on for a list of the top five events you really shouldn’t miss this summer.

  • Amsterdam gaming event helps kids develop digital skills

    As part of the We Make the City festival, 500 local school kids were invited to design a sustainable and liveable version of Amsterdam’s Hoekenrodeplein using the popular video game Minecraft. The winners will have their design exhibited in the real city square.

  • 5 Amsterdam companies to watch out for at AI Expo Europe

    From AI-powered personal assistants to unlocking doors with smartphones, Amsterdam companies are exhibiting some seriously innovative tech at this year’s AI Expo. It’s happening on 27 and 28 June 2018 at RAI Amsterdam.

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