A Serious Game is under development for youths in the area of Nieuw-West to engage them in saving energy. More
Work is being conducted in Amsterdam Nieuw-West to realise additional heat sources and improve existing sources in order to help create a more sustainable district heating system. More
An exposition for innovative solutions for urban challenges on the Marineterrein. All solutions are from the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area and are aimed to make the region smarter, future-proof and more resilient. More
Beacons give objects a personality. They allow a doorway to welcome you and a picture to tell you about itself. They let you know you are near a product you like or that coffee is half price. They let a tourist sign explain itself in your language. More
In Amsterdam Nieuw-West, a Vehicle2Grid pilot program will get started. Residents will be able to use the battery in their electric car to store their locally produced energy. More
Architect Janjaap Ruijssenaar got a lot of international attention in 2013 with his plan for a 3D-printed exhibition space Landscape House. The production of that building will accelerate in 2016, More
An interview with Gert-Jan van Amerongen from Finch Buildings More
With the Hamwells shower water use is reduced by 90 percent and energy use is reduced by 80 percent, compared to a normal shower. The investment will pay for itself within five years according to the developer. More
The Hoekenrodeplein in Amsterdam South East is now equipped with streetlights with smart applications More
Taking a train in Amsterdam to Paris to have dinner. According to the American billionaire Elon Musk this would be possible with the Hyperloop. More
Amsterdam Smart City (ASC) is the innovation platform of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. It challenges businesses, residents, the municipality and knowledge institutions to suggest and apply innovative ideas & solutions for urban issues. Since 2009 Amsterdam Smart City has grown into a platform comprising of in excess of 100 partners, who are actively involved in more than 97 innovative projects.
ASC believes in a liveable city where people can live and work pleasantly. Amsterdam Smart City connects parties in order to enable the creation of smart collaborations and solutions. This contributes to the liveability of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area, promotes sustainable economic growth and helps develop new markets.
Amsterdam Smart City is keen to work closely with city residents and visitors of Amsterdam to develop ideas and solutions aimed at improving the liveability of the city. After all, they know what they like, what does (and doesn’t) work and how they envisage the future for their own house, their street, neighbourhood, and perhaps even the entire city. If you’ve got an idea or solution, we’d love to hear it!
See where in the city the projects , themes and living labs take place.