startup

Amsterdam is widely known to be a vibrant startup hub – little surprise in a country with such a rich history of trade and commerce. Factors such as socially progressive attitudes, tax advantages and great quality of life too contribute to make Amsterdam a great place to start a new business.

Startup visa

The first step you need to take to get the most of Amsterdam’s startup ecosystem is to relocate to the city. Luckily, the Netherlands makes this very ...

Fact sheet

With the StartupAmsterdam action programme, the Amsterdam world of startups and the City of Amsterdam have joined forces to make Amsterdam Europe’s le...

The StartupCity book

This comprehensive manual, written by StartupAmsterdam’s public and private leads, explains how local governments can develop their own startup cities...

Amsterdam Capital Week

Startups need capital to support their growth. For most founders, bootstrapping a company until its IPO is something they can only dream of. To boost ...

Launchpad Meetups

Startups and corporates are often thought to be in opposition: many claim that startups disrupt the status quo of business and corporates attempt to r...