Amsterdam remains a popular conference location, IA

ICCA ranking


The ICCA ranking covers meetings which are organised by international associations, take place on a regular basis and rotate between a minimum of three countries. The association identified 9,120 such events in 2010, 826 more than the previous year and an all-time record.

Amsterdam hosted 104 of these meetings in 2010, 6 more than the previous year, placing the city in the top ten most popular cities to hold a conference in 2010. A recent example of a large event hosted in Amsterdam was the Cleantech Forum, which took place from 9 to 11 May, 2011.

Corporate events in Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s popular ranking for international meetings is largely due to the wide variety of accommodation, venues, entertainment and expertise offered in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area.

Venues include the spacious Amsterdam RAI Convention Centre, the Beurs van Berlage and the PassengerTerminal Amsterdam located next to the River IJ. Whatever your preferred location, you are always just a stone's throw away from the vibrant city centre as well as the international Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.

Amsterdam Convention Board

The Amsterdam Convention Board provides invaluable resources for planning meetings or events and offers professional, independent advice, creative ideas and free promotional materials.

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