At a central location on Amsterdam Science Park, the Faculty of Science is surrounded by numerable knowledge institutes and spin-off companies with their roots in science research. Amsterdam Science Park is a hub of high-quality research and education and knowledge intensive companies.
Amsterdam Science Park has one of the largest concentrations of academic education and research facilities in Europe. It is a major hub for research, innovation and entrepreneurship thanks to its world-class research institutes, universities, and some 170 companies. Amsterdam Science Park offers unique opportunities for data technology, fundamental and applied research, the use of advanced equipment, and companies with a focus on sustainability and digital innovation.
Amsterdam Science Park is jointly developed by the City of Amsterdam, the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research and the University of Amsterdam.
A handy overview of all companies, institutions and organisations at the park. And all facilities for eating, drinking, parking and sports.
At Amsterdam Science Park, we believe knowledge has no borders. That’s why you’ll find cutting-edge institutes, top-class facilities and innovative companies in one convenient location. You’ll meet motivated students, talented researchers and adventurous entrepreneurs.
All in an environment where it’s easy to work together. Cross-disciplinary initiatives and holistic thinking flourish. Ground-breaking research projects become successful spin-offs. That’s the strength of Amsterdam Science Park: connecting boundless minds.
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Amsterdam Science Park was established for the purpose of stimulating innovation. It is essential that knowledge and business are brought together, so scientific knowledge can be translated into products, companies or medical treatment. Amsterdam Science Park has many facilities and initiatives for stimulating such knowledge valorisation.
The research institutes at the Science Park have their own unique programmes and successful spin-offs. The University Innovation Exchange Amsterdam (IXA, the combined Technology Transfer Office of the University of Amsterdam, VU University Amsterdam and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences) and the Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship (ACE) are also located at Amsterdam Science Park. All of these serve to encourage entrepreneurial spirit and innovation.