Factsheet: Amsterdam Economic Board

Amsterdam Economic Board

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Amsterdam Economic Board
In the Amsterdam Economic Board (the Board), representatives from governmental agencies, research institutes and the business world have jointly taken responsibility to work towards strengthening the economy of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. In order to give shape to the region’s ambitions, eight main economic clusters were designated for the Amsterdam Area (Creative Industries, ICT/e-Science, Life Sciences & Health, Financial & Business Services, Logistics, Horticulture & Agri Food, Tourism & Conferences, High tech materials). Sustainability, the primary driving force behind innovation, is a significant theme evident in all of them.
Stimulate and support sustainable collaboration, innovation and growth in the region, and strengthen international competitiveness.