The Amsterdam City event of 2017 will be held on June 8th. Previously this event was known as “Kennisdag”. It focusses on sharing knowledge and expertise between professionals who are involved in decision making processes in the city of Amsterdam. It is open for civil servants of the city of Amsterdam and the metropolitan region. The event offers workshops, masterclasses, lectures and face to face meetings on urban challenges. The theme of this event will be the Amsterdam Approach. This can be best described as open, adaptive and pragmatic. It is focused on an integrated approach involving stakeholders and civil society.