State of the Region

  • State of the Region
  • The network day of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area

    On June 20, 2022, we will organize the State of the Region for the fifth time, the network day of the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area for decision makers and change agents at companies, knowledge institutions, governments, social and cultural organizations.

    This event is held in Dutch.


    about the Metropolis of Tomorrow

    Monitored by Saber Benjah:

    • Spoken Word performance: Roemer Gast and Luc Klouwer | performing arts students from Nova College Haarlem.
    • United Repair Center: Thami Schweichler | co-founder & director Makers Unite: How does the United Repair Center make an impact? What opportunities does he see as a social entrepreneur? Janet Nieboer | CEO ROM InWest: Why does ROM InWest choose this project to be one of the first to invest in?
    • Hydrogen in the Metropolis of Amsterdam: Marcel Galjee | Managing Director HyCC talks about the progress and cooperation in making green hydrogen available in this region.
    • Keynote Koert van Mensvoort | creative director Next Nature Network on how nature and technology are shaping the Metropolis of Tomorrow.
    • In conversation with Femke Halsema, Mayor of Amsterdam.

    Side events will take place prior to State of the Region:


    This event is only accessible with a personal invitation.

    You didn’t receive an invitation and want to be there? There are still seats available. Send a message to Then we will do our best for you.

    State of the Region is an event of the Amsterdam Economic Board in collaboration with the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area, the Municipality of Amsterdam and amsterdam&partners.

    Background information

    Read more about the previous edition of State of the Region in 2021.