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You can identify the Netherlands, as an Innovation Champion in its 2020 International Innovation Scorecard. As the world’s most connected economy and natural gateway to Europe, the Netherlands is ideally placed to further the depth and breadth of your global footprint. We share your relentless drive to support tech entrepreneurs and deliver solutions for more resilient societies. Dutch global companies offer a natural anchoring point for start-ups that want to scale globally.


Amsterdam is 4th in a ranking of best tech cities in the world

Centre of IT and Tech expertise

Our city attracts best tech minds and creatives who look for an inspiring and innovative environment to work in. As a global hub for innovation and entrepreneurship, Amsterdam is one the leading centres of IT and Tech expertise. In fact, Amsterdam is 4th in a ranking of best tech cities in the world in 2019.

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Amsterdam benefits from an excellent IT infrastructure, a flexible multilingual and multinational talent pool, a favourable business and policy climate, and access to international markets, influencers and investors. Its conducive business environment for corporates and scale-ups makes the city a stepping stone for businesses wishing to expand their operations in the Netherlands and beyond.

"RAI Amsterdam is directly connected to AMS – IX, the largest internet hub in Europe"

Vibrant startup community

The Netherlands is one of the largest start-up ecosystems of Europe. The presence of global tech companies in combination with the stimulation of initiatives in which financial services organisations and start-ups work together is proof of the Dutch innovative and technology-oriented landscape.


"We very much see the RAI as a partner for our future growth and I would really like to take over even more from this ginormous building". Sophie Wawro, event director Money 20/20