"What's the infrastructure for realising innovative ideas?"

Impact cannot happen in isolation, it requires collective action. At Impact Hub you can access the resources, knowledge and talent to move your initiatives for a better world forward. We are a launch pad and incubator for impactmakers – those who combine the rigour of the entrepreneur with the passion of the activist. Connect with a vibrant community, work with other pioneers, meet in inspiring spaces, learn about how to make change happen and grow your business. Join a unique ecosystem where people and organisations thrive and are committed to building a more sustainable world.

Impactmaker of the month

Niels Koldewijn - Elos Nederland

Elos Nederland uses the Oasis Game - a Brazilian method - to empower neighbourhoods. The game brings profound results in terms of people’s self-esteem and the feeling that they can determine their own future. Elos Nederland is scaling up for a bigger impact. You are invited to join them on this journey. Read more...

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60-Day Challenge

From idea to start-up in 60 days. This challenge offers you the know-how, peers, network and tools to make it happen. Do you have a great business idea that will make a great impact on the world? Join the 60-Day Challenge! The participant that demonstrates the strongest case of validating his/her business idea in the market wins a prize worth €5000,-!

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Upcoming Events


Join our events!

At Impact Hub Amsterdam we host events that inspire, support, educate and/or motivate innovation. Organise your event here or join events organized by our community.

Whether you are new to the field of social innovation or have been working in it for a while, join us! You are invited.

Coming up: Investment Ready 2014 Kick-Off

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Fall into the future!

After a surprisingly busy summer behind-the-scenes at your Impact Hub Amsterdam, we hope good things reveal themselves as you come back-to-Hub this fall. The line-up includes familiar items such as the 60 Day Challenge #6 and Investment Ready, starting in October; exciting Hub Solve innovation labs with Alterra and Staatsbosbeheer; and developing a Hub-to-Hub facility for scaling entrepreneurs with the EU. Moreover, we are building capacity for more member resources and community events to keep up with your needs! As a global network of 60+ Impact Hubs we launch the Africa Seed program to support new Hubmakers in the region. Closer to home, as a local network we congratulate members of our founding community, Selma and Godert, who met and now got married in our Impact Hub this August. And keep tuned for an end-of-month jam session with singer-songwriter Luke Concannon.

The future is here, let's Hub!


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