Under the umbrella of the Amsterdam Economic Board (the Board), representatives from governmental agencies, research institutes and the business world have jointly taken responsibility to work towards strengthening the economy of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. The Board strives to stimulate and support sustainable collaboration, innovation and growth in the region, and strengthen international competitiveness.
Eight strong clusters
In order to give shape to the region’s ambitions, eight main economic clusters were designated for the Amsterdam Area. Sustainability, the primary driving force behind innovation, is a significant theme evident in all of them.
The clusters are:
- Creative Industries
- Life Sciences & Health
- Financial & Business Services
- Horticulture & Agri Food
- Tourism & Conferences
- High tech materials
Members of the Board
The members of the Amsterdam Economic Board are representatives from businesses, knowledge institutes and government authorities in the Amsterdam metropolitan area. They have joined forces in this strong and ambitious collaboration.
Meet the members of the Board
Photo: Luchtfoto Amsterdam in de winter, by Cris Toala Olivares. Source: Mediabank.amsterdammarketing.org