life sciences

The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is the Netherlands’ leading region for life science research in the Netherlands. It is home to renowned universities, academic hospitals and many specialised research institutes, which ensures that all companies active in the life science sector enjoy superb access to innovative technologies, clinical trials, biobanks and centres of expertise.

The DNA of Amsterdam

Thanks to the country's progressiveness, innovation and academic acumen, Amsterdam has been a driving force in science and business since the seventee...

City of science

In terms of global size, Amsterdam may well be small and compact compared to other cities, but that doesn’t stop it from packing a powerful and enviab...

The knowledge ecosystem

The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is making its name as a scientific and knowledge leader thanks to creative and strategic collaborations in fields rang...

Zuidas

Zuidas, a business district offering high-end office space, top-notch facilities and excellent accessibility, is being transformed into a cosmopolitan...

Teijin Holdings Europe

Without its base in Amsterdam, Teijin would have missed some interesting opportunities for business expansion. Teruo Aoyagi, President of Teijin Holdi...

Kite

Kite is at the forefront of a new way of treating cancer. Their innovative cell therapy has the potential to save lives by giving the immune system ex...

Sanquin

Life-giving blood as well as new medication and research come from Sanquin, the Netherlands’ blood bank, which combines research, innovation and...