The Event Planner’s Guide to Amsterdam Venues

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Regarded as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam prides itself on being a city of diversity and connectivity. Although the city is small, the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is one of Europe’s four major airports, connecting directly to more than 300 destinations.

Mariana Sanchotene Announced as New Director of Amsterdam Dance Event

Event Industry News

As of 1 October, Mariana Sanchotene will be the new Director of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) foundation. She succeeds Richard Zijlma, who, together with Buma Cultuur director Frank Helmink, is still responsible for the upcoming edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event. The Amsterdam Dance Event had been part of Buma Cultuur since its beginning in 1995. I’ve always been proud to say that Amsterdam organises the best electronic music conference and the largest club festival.

30 Amsterdam Event Venues That Your Attendees Will Love

Bizzabo

Check out this list of 30 incredible Amsterdam event spaces. In the thirteenth century, Amsterdam was founded as a fishing village next to the river from which the city gets its name. Nowadays, Amsterdam is best known for its picturesque canals and coffee shops.

Amsterdam Dance Event attracts record 395,000 visitors

Event Industry News

The 22nd edition of Amsterdam Dance Event was attended by a record number of 395,000 visitors. The post Amsterdam Dance Event attracts record 395,000 visitors appeared first on Event Industry News.

Ingenuity London launches acclaimed new business events in Amsterdam

Event Industry News

Ingenuity London, a business development consultancy, has taken its B2B marketing events to Europe for the first timewith the launch of its new business event in Amsterdam on 5 th June. Amsterdam was selected due to the number of notable brands headquartered there, the wealth of creative agency expertise in the city and proximity to London for UK agencies. Amsterdam is a creative hub for brands and agencies making it the ideal city in which to launch our events outside the UK.

Armin rocks Amsterdam ArenA with over 900 Robe fixtures

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Photos : Jorrit Lousberg The one, the only, the totally awesome Armin van Buuren played two tumultuous gigs at Amsterdam ArenA as ‘The Best of Armin Only’ celebrated the conclusion of the ‘Armin Only’ performance concept.

A Greener Festival assessor training debuts in mainland Europe alongside Amsterdam Dance Event

Event Industry News

A Greener Festival (AGF) bring their assessor training for their international award to mainland Europe for the first time Training delivered on 16th & 17th October, the 2 days prior to ADE Green in Amsterdam.

U.S. and Europe Power of Participation Workshops registration opens!

Conferences that Work

February 2-3, 2017: RAI Amsterdam , The Netherlands 1½-day workshop, registration now open — €895. Workshop Amsterdam Catalyst Ranch Chicago POPWORKS Power of Participation RAI registration workshopWhether you’re in the U.S.

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‘Best of the Best’ Hotels Named for 2017

SmartMeetings

Best Virtuoso Hotel Ambassador: Kees Hogetoorn— Grand Hotel Amsterdam , an Accor Hotel. Naming the “best of the best” in the hospitality world is no job for the meek, but international luxury travel network Virtuoso Hotels & Resorts did the deed—again.

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8 Unconventional Museums for the Curious Mind

SmartMeetings

Torture Museum, Amsterdam. If you want to explore the darker side of Amsterdam, take a tour through the Torture Museum. Escape from the Torture Museum to The Dylan Amsterdam, a luxury hotel to host your event. This past December, The San Francisco Museum of Ice Cream sold out through its final days in February. The museum’s remarkable popularity made it clear just how much people enjoy the unexpected in a museum.

Robe in SpaceXperience

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dmg events appoints Chris Kilbee as Senior Vice President to lead Construction portfolio

Event Industry News

For the last 5 years, Chris has been based in Amsterdam with UBM where, as Group Director, he has led the growth and development of the company’s global Pharmaceutical portfolio. His tenure in Amsterdam included new launches in North America, Turkey, the UAE, South Korea and in a number of adjacent vertical markets.

The Night Shift

PCMA Convene

As Amsterdam’s Night Mayor, Mirik Milan doesn’t wield official power. He was elected by an internet vote and a panel of Amsterdam business and bar owners to the job, which is funded jointly by the city and business owners.

Advertising Week Europe announces European Roadshow

Event Industry News

Taking place from 17-26 January 2016, the Roadshow series consists of events in: Stockholm, Sweden – 17 January Amsterdam, […].

Battling — and Bottling — Potential Food Waste

PCMA Convene

The culinary team at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Center feeds 1.5 We ended up developing our own product line, together with Abma, that also includes basil olive oil and red-apple vinegar,” said Rientz Mulder, executive chef of RAI Amsterdam.

Robe sprinkles extra magic on Circus at Theatre Carré

Event Industry News

The highly acclaimed World Christmas Circus returned to Amsterdam’s Royal Theatre Carré for their 2016-17 season … for the first time with a new Robe moving light, which was chosen by the hugely popular and successful event’s long-term lighting designer, Wim Dresens.

Out of the Shadows

PCMA Convene

Night Mayor Summit April 22–23, 2016 De Marktkantine nightclub Amsterdam. As Amsterdam’s Night Mayor, Mirik Milan doesn’t wield official power. HOT SPOT   The summit was held on the heels of the EU Capital Mayors’ Meeting, also in Amsterdam.

Kru Live partner with MTV EMA’s, Rotterdam, 2016

Event Industry News

As lead partner to MTV, Kru Live liaised with their local, fully procured and longstanding partner in Amsterdam to deliver MTV’s live […]. MTV appointed Kru Live to provide a fully managed staffing solution at the recent EMA’s held in Rotterdam.

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Shortlists revealed for the International AGF Awards

Event Industry News

DGTL Amsterdam (NL). DGTL Amsterdam (NL). DGTL Amsterdam (NL). Waste Free Food Court @ DGTL Amsterdam. A Greener Festival have announced the shortlists for the debut International AGF Awards, which will be hosted following the Green Events & Innovations Conference and ILMC Production Meeting on Tuesday 5 th March at the Royal Garden Hotel, London.

Lowest price ever three day sale on Power of Participation paperback

Conferences that Work

Announcing new POPWORKS 1½-day workshops in Europe (Amsterdam, February) and the U.S. Purchase paperback copies of The Power of Participation , regular price $26, before January 1, 2017 at the lowest price ever, just $19.99. Includes free shipping in the United States, and free optional 30-minute phone consultation for first-time buyers. Just enter coupon pop2016 at checkout. Sale ends midnight EST, December 31. I wish all my friends and customers a Happy New Year! Adrian-.

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3 Ways to Make Large Meetings Feel Intimate

Cvent

An array of lunch offerings for meeting attendees at the Kimpton De Witt Hotel in Amsterdam. Working pods inside the meeting space at the Kimpton De Witt Hotel in Amsterdam.

Innovative simultaneous translation systems launched at ISE 2019

Event Industry News

Ablioconference will be unveiled and showcased at ‘Integrated Systems Europe 2019’ (in Amsterdam from February 5th-8th) – this being the world’s largest exhibition for AV and systems integration professionals. Ablio (ablio.com) is pleased to announce the launch of its latest product Ablioconference.

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DoubleDutch shortlisted at the Event Technology Awards 2018

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offices in Phoenix and Portland and a global presence in Amsterdam. DoubleDutch brings the power of digital to enterprise events with modern and innovative event technology. The average Fortune 500 company runs more than 1,000+ live events per year. We can power them all. Optimize your live events with real-time analytics and easily scale out event technology across your event programs. Build elegant event websites in minutes, without a developer, with DoubleDutch Registration.

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Adam Andersen appointed Group Director of Pharma Portfolio at Informa

Event Industry News

Commenting on his appointment Andersen said: “I am excited to be driving these brands forward and continuing the great work of the talented teams in Amsterdam, and around the world, that contribute to make each CPhI event successful. The pharma portfolio is headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands and oversees some of the world’s largest and most prominent pharma events in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

The Future of Events canceled but [CTRL] + [ALT] + [DEL] rises in it’s place

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Yesterday, via various outlets, The Future of Events conference, a first-time events industry conference scheduled to take place 22-24 August in The Netherlands at the RAI Amsterdam, announced it is cancelling the show just one month before the conference.

Company Event Ideas for Employees

GEVME

For instance, if you take your team on a food tour to Amsterdam, don’t just go to the market and buy all kinds of cheese for everyone. A healthy corporate culture is one of the biggest jackpots an employer can win.

Sennheiser expands “Sennheiser for Business” portfolio with new conferencing solutions at ISE 2017

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Sennheiser expands “Sennheiser for Business” portfolio with new conferencing solutions at ISE 2017

Event Industry News

Global Biz 101: Win the Time Zone Shuffle

Smart Meetings

At that point, the local time in Amsterdam in 6:00 p.m., As professional event planners, we understand the value of time; but what happens when your work requires you to collaborate with someone on the other side of the country, or even the globe?

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A "Craigslist" for Canceled Meetings?

MeetingsNet

An online reseller of contracted meeting elements launches a week ahead of its industry rollout at the IMEX show in Frankfurt.

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TOP 25 best marketing conferences in Europe to attend in 2019

Eventory

Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands. 20 Amsterdam Affiliate Conference. Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands. 25 Digital & Social Media Conference Amsterdam. Where: Amsterdam.

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Top 5 Unique Hotels Across the World

SmartMeetings

Faralda Crane Hotel Amsterdam The Crane Hotel in Amsterdam offers a heightened experience, literally. The Good Hotel, London A floating, non-profit hotel with a penchant for social and corporate responsibility, The Good Hotel tops our list.

The European Cyclists’ Federation Takes Their Annual Event to the Netherlands

PCMA Convene

ECF will cover a lot of ground — topically and literally, with an agenda that includes a half-day excursion to Amsterdam. Event Details. June 13–17, 2017. Arnhem-Nijmegen, Netherlands. Overview.

Association Meetings Up, Attendees Down

SmartMeetings

Cities with the most international association meetings last year were Vienna, Seoul and Barcelona, Spain, followed by Copenhagen, London and Amsterdam.

Yotel Receives $250 Million Investment Boost

SmartMeetings

It is scheduled to debut hotels in San Francisco and Singapore later this year, and in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Amsterdam in 2019.

3 Ways to Make Large Meetings Feel Intimate

Cvent

An array of lunch offerings for meeting attendees at the Kimpton De Witt Hotel in Amsterdam. Working pods inside the meeting space at the Kimpton De Witt Hotel in Amsterdam.

The Art of Storytelling

PCMA Convene

View of the Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal in Amsterdam , by Gerrit Adriaensz Berckheyde. Koninklijk Oudheidkundig Genootschap, Amsterdam. Image courtesy National Gallery of Art. There are as many different ways to tell a story as there are stories to tell. In Washington, D.C.,

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7 Smart Moves at Hilton Santa Barbara, Viceroy Chicago and More

Smart Meetings

She has served in various guest relations roles at Sofitel Legend The Grand Amsterdam, where her career began. Lani Baird Baird is the new director of sales and marketing at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort in California.

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5 Distinctive New Venues in 2016

PCMA Convene

MMousse Church Attic / Amsterdam. The attic of the former Armenian church in Amsterdam’s Nieuwmarkt neighborhood has been converted into meeting space by MMousse, a genre-defying Amsterdam design collective — and it certainly inspires.

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5 Distinctive New Venues in 2016

PCMA Convene

MMousse Church Attic / Amsterdam. The attic of the former Armenian church in Amsterdam’s Nieuwmarkt neighborhood has been converted into meeting space by MMousse, a genre-defying Amsterdam design collective — and it certainly inspires.

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