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.

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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.

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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.

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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

Kenneth Heijns Managing Director

We are pleased to announce the appointment of MSc Kenneth Heijns as Managing Director of AMS Institute as of September 2018.

News

Our relocation to Marineterrein

With a research portfolio of more than 80 projects, 30.000 online MOOC participants, and the launch of MSc MADE, we are ready for the next step in the development of the institute: AMS Institute will be moving to Marineterrein Amsterdam September 2018.

News

Annual Report 2017

2017 was our third year of operations. Our drive is to educate talent and develop innovative metropolitan solutions for the city of Amsterdam and cities worldwide. In our annual report we summarize an overview of our 2017 activities.

News

Annual Report 2017

2017 was our third year of operations. Our drive is to educate talent and develop innovative metropolitan solutions for the city of Amsterdam and cities worldwide. In our annual report we summarize an overview of our 2017 activities.

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.

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

Kenneth Heijns Managing Director

We are pleased to announce the appointment of MSc Kenneth Heijns as Managing Director of AMS Institute as of September 2018.

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

Kenneth Heijns Managing Director

We are pleased to announce the appointment of MSc Kenneth Heijns as Managing Director of AMS Institute as of September 2018.

News

Our relocation to Marineterrein

With a research portfolio of more than 80 projects, 30.000 online MOOC participants, and the launch of MSc MADE, we are ready for the next step in the development of the institute: AMS Institute will be moving to Marineterrein Amsterdam September 2018.

News

Our relocation to Marineterrein

With a research portfolio of more than 80 projects, 30.000 online MOOC participants, and the launch of MSc MADE, we are ready for the next step in the development of the institute: AMS Institute will be moving to Marineterrein Amsterdam September 2018.

News

Our relocation to Marineterrein

With a research portfolio of more than 80 projects, 30.000 online MOOC participants, and the launch of MSc MADE, we are ready for the next step in the development of the institute: AMS Institute will be moving to Marineterrein Amsterdam September 2018.

News

Our relocation to Marineterrein

With a research portfolio of more than 80 projects, 30.000 online MOOC participants, and the launch of MSc MADE, we are ready for the next step in the development of the institute: AMS Institute will be moving to Marineterrein Amsterdam September 2018.

News

Annual Report 2017

2017 was our third year of operations. Our drive is to educate talent and develop innovative metropolitan solutions for the city of Amsterdam and cities worldwide. In our annual report we summarize an overview of our 2017 activities.

News

Annual Report 2017

2017 was our third year of operations. Our drive is to educate talent and develop innovative metropolitan solutions for the city of Amsterdam and cities worldwide. In our annual report we summarize an overview of our 2017 activities.