Kenneth is managing director at AMS Institute. He has been part of AMS Institute since its design and inception in 2013. Kenneth holds a MSc in mechanical engineering and started his career in telecoms and strategy consulting, before joining Delft University of Technology in 2007. Kenneth has worked in a wide variety of fields – ranging from radio-astronomy and high energy physics, aviation, energy-sector, architecture and the built environment – driving collaboration between society, government, industry and academia. In addition to his work at AMS Institute, Kenneth serves on a number of advisory boards and steering groups.

“True collaboration creates value for all. Discover, learn and innovate together.”

Kenneth Heijns

Managing Director

Event

The festival that makes cities better.

17-23 June 2019

In 2019, WeMakeThe.City, the festival that makes cities better, focuses on how we can make cities for and by really everyone.

News

Waste management contract in India

Circularity in Urban Regions

AMS Institute has signed a contract involving partners AWECT, Waternet, and the City of Amsterdam, with the Urban Development Department of Maharashtra in India for the development of an initial concept for residual waste.

Professional Education

Education is a vital part of our mission. We do this not only by educating the engineers of tomorrow but also by providing training for the urban professionals today.

Professional Education

Education is a vital part of our mission. We do this not only by educating the engineers of tomorrow but also by providing training for the urban professionals today.

Event

Amsterdam City Event

June 6, 2019

The Amsterdam City Event is a knowledge day for civil servants. On this day, civil servants of the municipality of Amsterdam will exchange knowledge, inspire each other and have the opportunity to expand their network.

Event

Official opening of our new location

June 21st 15:30-19:30

June 21st AMS Institute festively opens its new location at Marineterrein Amsterdam and celebrates its 5-year anniversary. Two important milestones we’d like to share with partners and friends.

Event

Amsterdam Sustainable City Challenge

June 16

We would like to challenge you to come up with innovative solutions for smart mobility and energy saving. Join our 24-hour non-stop pressure cooker event at 16 &17 June at the start of the WeMakeThe.City festival.

Event

Amsterdam Sustainable City Challenge

June 16

We would like to challenge you to come up with innovative solutions for smart mobility and energy saving. Join our 24-hour non-stop pressure cooker event at 16 &17 June at the start of the WeMakeThe.City festival.

News

Home of Innovation - Special AMS Institute

Home of Innovation (TU Delft) publishes an AMS Institute special. About the way we work with living labs, the entrepreneurial spirit of our students, and interviews with Amsterdam Alderman Udo Kock and Rob Mudde, Vice-Rector Magnificus at TU Delft.

Event

The festival that makes cities better.

17-23 June 2019

In 2019, WeMakeThe.City, the festival that makes cities better, focuses on how we can make cities for and by really everyone.

Event

The festival that makes cities better.

17-23 June 2019

In 2019, WeMakeThe.City, the festival that makes cities better, focuses on how we can make cities for and by really everyone.

News

Waste management contract in India

Circularity in Urban Regions

AMS Institute has signed a contract involving partners AWECT, Waternet, and the City of Amsterdam, with the Urban Development Department of Maharashtra in India for the development of an initial concept for residual waste.

News

Waste management contract in India

Circularity in Urban Regions

AMS Institute has signed a contract involving partners AWECT, Waternet, and the City of Amsterdam, with the Urban Development Department of Maharashtra in India for the development of an initial concept for residual waste.

News

Waste management contract in India

Circularity in Urban Regions

AMS Institute has signed a contract involving partners AWECT, Waternet, and the City of Amsterdam, with the Urban Development Department of Maharashtra in India for the development of an initial concept for residual waste.

News

Waste management contract in India

Circularity in Urban Regions

AMS Institute has signed a contract involving partners AWECT, Waternet, and the City of Amsterdam, with the Urban Development Department of Maharashtra in India for the development of an initial concept for residual waste.

Professional Education

Education is a vital part of our mission. We do this not only by educating the engineers of tomorrow but also by providing training for the urban professionals today.

Event

Amsterdam City Event

June 6, 2019

The Amsterdam City Event is a knowledge day for civil servants. On this day, civil servants of the municipality of Amsterdam will exchange knowledge, inspire each other and have the opportunity to expand their network.

Professional Education

Education is a vital part of our mission. We do this not only by educating the engineers of tomorrow but also by providing training for the urban professionals today.

Event

Amsterdam City Event

June 6, 2019

The Amsterdam City Event is a knowledge day for civil servants. On this day, civil servants of the municipality of Amsterdam will exchange knowledge, inspire each other and have the opportunity to expand their network.

Event

Official opening of our new location

June 21st 15:30-19:30

June 21st AMS Institute festively opens its new location at Marineterrein Amsterdam and celebrates its 5-year anniversary. Two important milestones we’d like to share with partners and friends.

Event

Official opening of our new location

June 21st 15:30-19:30

June 21st AMS Institute festively opens its new location at Marineterrein Amsterdam and celebrates its 5-year anniversary. Two important milestones we’d like to share with partners and friends.

Event

Official opening of our new location

June 21st 15:30-19:30

June 21st AMS Institute festively opens its new location at Marineterrein Amsterdam and celebrates its 5-year anniversary. Two important milestones we’d like to share with partners and friends.

Event

Official opening of our new location

June 21st 15:30-19:30

June 21st AMS Institute festively opens its new location at Marineterrein Amsterdam and celebrates its 5-year anniversary. Two important milestones we’d like to share with partners and friends.

Event

Amsterdam Sustainable City Challenge

June 16

We would like to challenge you to come up with innovative solutions for smart mobility and energy saving. Join our 24-hour non-stop pressure cooker event at 16 &17 June at the start of the WeMakeThe.City festival.

Event

Amsterdam Sustainable City Challenge

June 16

We would like to challenge you to come up with innovative solutions for smart mobility and energy saving. Join our 24-hour non-stop pressure cooker event at 16 &17 June at the start of the WeMakeThe.City festival.

News

Home of Innovation - Special AMS Institute

Home of Innovation (TU Delft) publishes an AMS Institute special. About the way we work with living labs, the entrepreneurial spirit of our students, and interviews with Amsterdam Alderman Udo Kock and Rob Mudde, Vice-Rector Magnificus at TU Delft.

News

Home of Innovation - Special AMS Institute

Home of Innovation (TU Delft) publishes an AMS Institute special. About the way we work with living labs, the entrepreneurial spirit of our students, and interviews with Amsterdam Alderman Udo Kock and Rob Mudde, Vice-Rector Magnificus at TU Delft.