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ThingsCon Conference Rotterdam – Architects vs Platforms

Workshop “Architects vs Platforms” Achilleas Psyllidis, AMS Institute’s Research Fellow and head of the Social Urban Data Lab (SUDL) will […]

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Update Dutch Design Week projects

REALCOOL design prototypes and the MX3D bridge were featured at the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven. Read the latest update on these projects and learn more about the prize that was awarded to one of the projects.

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Accessible Amsterdam

To accommodate Amsterdam’s new residents, the city needs not only to expand its housing capacity, but also to consider accessibility. […]

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Roboat ahoy! First prototypes autonomous boats tested in Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM – 5 OCTOBER To wrap up Roboat’s second year of research – the research program on autonomous vessels that […]

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NWO grant for the Urban Mobility Observatory (UMO) project

The Urban Mobility Observatory (UMO) project has been awarded a grant from the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO).

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MSc MADE Introduction Day

On the 3rd of September AMS Institute welcomed forty new students from over nine countries who enrolled for the first year […]

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Academic appointments for MSc PhD Arjen van Nieuwenhuijzen

MSc PhD Arjen van Nieuwenhuijzen, Chief Technology Officer Renewable Energy, Water and Resources at Witteveen+Bos Consulting Engineers, is appointed as the first Industry based Principal Investigator at Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions (AMS Institute) as of 1 September 2018.

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Urban Greenhouse Challenge Finale

On August 28th the finale of the Urban Greenhouse Challenge took place in Wageningen. The Challenge The challenge, initiated in […]

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Summer School: Metropolitan Resilience Operationalized

Metropolitan Resilience Operationalized: together towards a Resilient Amsterdam and Metropoles as a Service Our growing future cities, characterized by a […]

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ROBOAT Update

The Roboat research project is entering its next phase of development. This five-year project is a collaboration between AMS Institute […]

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AMS MID-CITY graduation show

On July 12th, the students of the Complex Projects AMS MID-CITY exhibited their work in the Orange Hall of the […]

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Heat in the city – looking for climate proof solutions

According to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) a heat wave is “a marked warming of the air, or the invasion […]

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At the Singapore International Water Week 2018: exploring opportunities to implement zero waste systems

In December last year, AMS Institute signed the covenant ReCirc Singapore. The covenant is a collaboration between the Netherlands and Singapore […]

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We Make Amsterdam Resilient Work together on an inclusive and resilient Amsterdam

The increasing changes that cities such as Amsterdam are facing, require us to rethink the way we co-create resilient cities in terms of energy, food, mobility, climate and living. Are you interested in getting inspired and to learn how we can together in a creative way work towards a Resilient Amsterdam?

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Next Generation Cities Strategies for Inclusive Digital Transformation

How can you as citizen, designer, policymaker or developer contribute to inclusive and fair cities? And how can we implement digital technologies in a responsible way?

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Together for new energy Choices, opportunities and pitfalls for the energy transition in the Amsterdam metropolitan region

It is clear that our energy supply will change and that this will have a major impact in the Amsterdam metropolitan region. But the question is how?

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Close to Reality A small scale depiction of urban planning, architecture and public space

The pop-up exhibition ‘Close to Reality’ showcases fifty scale models at every stage of construction, from regional scale to the complete building, from concept to final design. It’s a depiction of urban planning, architecture and public space.

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MX3D wins STARTS Prize for 3D Bridge Project

The MX3D 3D Printed Bridge project has been awarded the prestigious STARTS Prize. The European Commission has launched the STARTS […]

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Annual Report 2017

2017 was our third year of operations. Our drive is to educate talent and develop innovative metropolitan solutions for the […]

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Living Urban Office Explorative research for supporting “knowledge-work nomads” in Amsterdam

The Living Urban Office project explored how “knowledge-work nomads” can be supported in sharing and creating new knowledge throughout Amsterdam […]

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Update on Amsterdam Atmospheric Monitoring Supersite

A sunny week in Amsterdam: new measurement equipment installed for Amsterdam Atmospheric Monitoring Supersite! The weather in cities is crucial […]

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BauHow5 Event: Approaches to Circularity

BauHow5 is a collaboration between Europe’s 5 leading Architecture Faculties: TU Munich, TU Delft, ETH Zurich, UCL (London), and Chalmers […]

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Summer Schools 2018

We are happy to announce that we have several exciting new opportunities for our summer schools! All courses are designed […]

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AMS Research Fellow Peter Mooij nominated for the Science Talent Award

AMS Research Fellow Peter Mooij is nominated by New Scientist for the Science Talent Award 2018 with his research on […]

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Summer school: Interpretive Policy Analysis – Conflict and sustainable futures

Background This intensive PhD summer school (3 ECTS) will provide PhD students with in-depth knowledge of interpretive methodologies and theories […]

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Summer School 2018: Integrated Mobility Challenges in Future Metropolitan Areas

Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Metropolitan Solutions (AMS Institute), Delft Deltas, Infrastructures & Mobility Initiative (DIMI), the University of Paris-Est and […]

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Re-Learning Public Space – An Action Research Event

This Action research lab turns around the concept of traditional academic conferences. Participants will spend most of their time doing […]

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City Rhythm Publication

“City Rhythm, logbook of an exploration” was launched on April 19th. The City Rhythm study explores the potential of using […]

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NEMO City Lab Join interactive experiments on Amsterdam's biggest rooftop

NEMO City Lab transforms the rooftop of NEMO into a ‘living lab’. Join interactive experiments on Amsterdam’s largest city square on a roof.

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Amsterdam City Event Sharing knowledge with Civil Servants

Amsterdam City Event (ACE) is a knowledge day for civil servants of the City of Amsterdam. Around 1,100 civil servants share their knowledge and expertise through workshops, excursions, and lectures, and are also given the opportunity to gain inspiration outside their organization

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