Event info


Reinventing Cities 2022 | Sustainable Urban Transformation


The conference is organized by AMS Institute in collaboration with the City of Amsterdam. Together, we will create a center stage for urban innovation to engage and gear up all stakeholders involved to jointly reinvent cities.


When | 16-18 FEBRUARY 2022
Where | The event is hosted at AMS Institute, Marineterrein Amsterdam
Live stream | This event will be hybrid, parts of the event will be streamed online.
For who | scientists, policymakers, students and industry partners




Conference fees

Online | 1-day ticket 25EUR | 3-day ticket 40 EUR
Live | 1-day ticket 50 EUR | 3-day ticket 95 EUR



Preliminary conference program overview


Conference topics at center stage

In the conference we are looking to engage scientists, policy makers, students and industry partners from different backgrounds and areas of expertise. We discuss topics such as urban green and circular strategies, new urban mobility frameworks and local urban food production. The conference is designed in such way that it enables the discussion from various perspectives.


Challenge the system | Every day the conference is kicked-off by setting the scene. What is the urgency of the topic at hand?
Transforming the system | What is needed to transform the system? What could be the tipping point to create the change needed?
Co-designing the system | In this section science, industry partners and policy makers come together to explore each other's strengths and possible contribution to transform the system.
Exploring the innovation system | What are the successful eco-systems and examples in Amsterdam Participants can explore examples from the Amsterdam eco-system.