As a Communications Advisor, Maud is part of the Communications Team at AMS Institute since 2016. In her role, Maud works on building the community at AMS Institute both online and offline. Integrated marketing communications are central to her multidisciplinary role. Her efforts contribute to external and internal branding and positioning of the institute though online social channels and events.

Maud develops the AMS Science for the City series at Pakhuis de Zwijger, on the latest research and practical solutions on urban themes such as water, energy, waste, food, data and mobility. By programming together with the team of Pakhuis de Zwijger, she crafts inspiring and innovative talks and workshops that involve researchers and urban professionals, which carries the message of AMS Institute out.

Maud holds a Master of Science degree in New Media Studies from the Vrije Universiteit in Brussel and a Bachelor of Science in Communication Science from the University of Amsterdam. She also obtained a short course certificate in Urban Management and Development Theories from the Institute of Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) at Erasmus University in Rotterdam.

“The challenges cities face today are both fascinating and overwhelming because of their complex character. Being part of the solution for these challenges is what drives me to work at AMS Institute.”

Maud Kaan

Communications Advisor

Event

Urban Living Lab Summit 2020

June 22 - CET 14:00-18:00

In many innovation projects, scientific programs, and organizations, urban living labs are achieving good results. In this co-creative, interactive Urban Living Lab Summit, we are going to explore tools that are used and ways to standardize them.

News

Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab

The Marineterrein Amsterdam will become available to research, experiment and test in a real-life setting.

Event

Social Distance on the Sidewalks

June 4 | CET 18:30-19:30

How can we design public space where social distancing is the norm?

Event

Social Distance on the Sidewalks

June 4 | CET 18:30-19:30

How can we design public space where social distancing is the norm?

Event

Website Launch - MADE Living Lab

Education

23 April

After months of hard work, co-creation sessions, research, stakeholder interviews, design, and product development, the first MSc MADE students will showcase their Living Lab results online!

Event

New Normal Challenge

Deadline for proposal | Friday June 5 at 19:00h

How do we shape the new normal? Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab is looking for innovative ideas to help us safely reopen our restaurants and public spaces. Join the New Normal Challenge for a chance to test your solution on the Marineterrein!

News

Annual report 2018

We are delighted to have the opportunity to summarize and report on our 2018 key activities. We've continued to make significant progress in creating a positive impact on the life of our citizens through innovative metropolitan solutions.

News

Annual report 2018

We are delighted to have the opportunity to summarize and report on our 2018 key activities. We've continued to make significant progress in creating a positive impact on the life of our citizens through innovative metropolitan solutions.

News

In the royal spotlight

Circularity in Urban Regions

At the invitation of His Majesty the King, Her Excellency Madam Halimah Yacob President of the Republic of Singapore, visited the Netherlands for a state visit on 21-22 November 2018. AMS Institute and Waternet were invited to share their innovations.

Event

Urban Living Lab Summit 2020

June 22 - CET 14:00-18:00

In many innovation projects, scientific programs, and organizations, urban living labs are achieving good results. In this co-creative, interactive Urban Living Lab Summit, we are going to explore tools that are used and ways to standardize them.

Event

Urban Living Lab Summit 2020

June 22 - CET 14:00-18:00

In many innovation projects, scientific programs, and organizations, urban living labs are achieving good results. In this co-creative, interactive Urban Living Lab Summit, we are going to explore tools that are used and ways to standardize them.

News

Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab

The Marineterrein Amsterdam will become available to research, experiment and test in a real-life setting.

News

Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab

The Marineterrein Amsterdam will become available to research, experiment and test in a real-life setting.

News

Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab

The Marineterrein Amsterdam will become available to research, experiment and test in a real-life setting.

News

Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab

The Marineterrein Amsterdam will become available to research, experiment and test in a real-life setting.

Event

Social Distance on the Sidewalks

June 4 | CET 18:30-19:30

How can we design public space where social distancing is the norm?

Event

Website Launch - MADE Living Lab

Education

23 April

After months of hard work, co-creation sessions, research, stakeholder interviews, design, and product development, the first MSc MADE students will showcase their Living Lab results online!

Event

Social Distance on the Sidewalks

June 4 | CET 18:30-19:30

How can we design public space where social distancing is the norm?

Event

Website Launch - MADE Living Lab

Education

23 April

After months of hard work, co-creation sessions, research, stakeholder interviews, design, and product development, the first MSc MADE students will showcase their Living Lab results online!

Event

New Normal Challenge

Deadline for proposal | Friday June 5 at 19:00h

How do we shape the new normal? Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab is looking for innovative ideas to help us safely reopen our restaurants and public spaces. Join the New Normal Challenge for a chance to test your solution on the Marineterrein!

Event

New Normal Challenge

Deadline for proposal | Friday June 5 at 19:00h

How do we shape the new normal? Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab is looking for innovative ideas to help us safely reopen our restaurants and public spaces. Join the New Normal Challenge for a chance to test your solution on the Marineterrein!

Event

New Normal Challenge

Deadline for proposal | Friday June 5 at 19:00h

How do we shape the new normal? Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab is looking for innovative ideas to help us safely reopen our restaurants and public spaces. Join the New Normal Challenge for a chance to test your solution on the Marineterrein!

Event

New Normal Challenge

Deadline for proposal | Friday June 5 at 19:00h

How do we shape the new normal? Marineterrein Amsterdam Living Lab is looking for innovative ideas to help us safely reopen our restaurants and public spaces. Join the New Normal Challenge for a chance to test your solution on the Marineterrein!

News

Annual report 2018

We are delighted to have the opportunity to summarize and report on our 2018 key activities. We've continued to make significant progress in creating a positive impact on the life of our citizens through innovative metropolitan solutions.

News

Annual report 2018

We are delighted to have the opportunity to summarize and report on our 2018 key activities. We've continued to make significant progress in creating a positive impact on the life of our citizens through innovative metropolitan solutions.

News

In the royal spotlight

Circularity in Urban Regions

At the invitation of His Majesty the King, Her Excellency Madam Halimah Yacob President of the Republic of Singapore, visited the Netherlands for a state visit on 21-22 November 2018. AMS Institute and Waternet were invited to share their innovations.

News

In the royal spotlight

Circularity in Urban Regions

At the invitation of His Majesty the King, Her Excellency Madam Halimah Yacob President of the Republic of Singapore, visited the Netherlands for a state visit on 21-22 November 2018. AMS Institute and Waternet were invited to share their innovations.