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Save the date: 27th and 28th Oct. 2016 in Amsterdam
In 2008, the very first Service Design Global Conference took place in the beautiful city of Amsterdam and the network and its events have grown ever since. With an active SDN Dutch Chapter and a strong service design community in place, SDN is looking forward to more than 600 participants from all over the world coming together to network, exchange experiences, ideas and different perspectives.
Become a part of this annual get-together of thinkers, doers and leaders. Join SDN in Amsterdam´s Westergasfabriek for two buzzing and vibrant days with inspiring talks and intense breakout sessions on 27th and 28th of October 2016. And don´t miss the exclusive members day and reception on October 26th!
Exclusive Members Day
#SDGC16 sold out!
Workshops are fully booked
Information¹ Please access SDN Member Discount Codes to receive your discount code. Your SDN membership has to be valid on the conference days.
² Please see SDN’s main website for terms & conditions of your one-year membership: SDN Membership Terms & Conditions.
³ Membership is valid for one year. For the amazing benefits that come with your membership see our SDN Membership Page.
⁴ VAT does not apply according to German tax law § 3a (3) No. 3a UStG.
How to get there?
If you like to take the bus, take Line 197 and head for the City Center first. There change to Tram 10. Then get out at stop Van Limburg Stirumplein.
Passengers on all lines embark and disembark at Schiphol Plaza (directly in front of the Arrival and Departure Halls). Amsterdam City Centre: line 197 / Amsterdam Airport Express departs every 15 minutes to the city centre of Amsterdam. More information www.bus197.nl
If you like to take the train, we recommend the Interity direct, the Amsterdam Airport City Centre Train. Just head for the Amsterdam Central Station. There take the Bus 21 and get out at stop Westergasfabriek.
Schiphol station is situated directly below the airport.
You can find more information here, if needed: Public Transport from Shiphol Airport
Bus 21, get out at stop Westergasfabriek
From City Centre/ Leidseplein
Tram 10, get out at stop Van Limburg Stirumplein
Exit S103 / S104 (Haarlem), drive towards the city centre via the Haarlemmerweg. On your left side you find the Westergasfabriek.
Highway A4 Amsterdam (Ring A10). Exit S103, drive towards the city centre via the Haarlemmerweg. On your left side you find the Westergasfabriek.
Q Park Westergasfabriek
Van Bleiswijkstraat 8
1051 DG Amsterdam
Located opposite to Westergasfabriek (€ 2, – per 35 minutes / € 30, – a day)
Haarlemmer Houttuinen 549
1013 GM Amsterdam
10 minutes walking distance (€0,50 for 7 minutes/ €47.50 a day)
P+R Bos en Lommer
1055 JE Amsterdam
10 minutes distance by bus ( take bus 21 and get off at bus stop Van Hallstraat). (From €1,- per hour. See their website for the terms and conditions)
Welcome to Amsterdam
Here we have prepared some nice and useful information, which will make your stay in this beautiful city even more pleasant.
About the City
As the commercial capital of the Netherlands and one of the top financial centres in Europe, Amsterdam is considered an alpha world city by the Globalization and World Cities study group. The city is also the cultural capital of the Netherlands. Many large Dutch institutions have their headquarters there, and seven of the world’s 500 largest companies, including Philips and ING, are based in the city. In 2012, Amsterdam was ranked the second best city in which to live by the Economist Intelligence Unit and 12th globally on quality of living for environment and infrastructure by Mercer.
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