Venue & Hospitality
Conference Dates: December 06-08, 2018
Hotel Services & Amenities
- Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
- Business Center.
- Business Phone Service.
- Complimentary Printing Service.
- Express Mail.
- Meeting Rooms.
- Office Rental.
- Photo Copying Service.
- Secretarial Service.
- Video Conference.
- Video Messaging.
- Video Phone.
- Baggage Storage.
Amsterdam is the capital and most swarmed locale of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Amsterdam's name derives from Amstelredamme, indicative of the city's origin around a dam in the river Amstel. Amsterdam fans out south from the Amsterdam Central railway station and Damrak, the main street off the station. The oldest area of the town is known as De Wallen. It lies to the east of Damrak and contains the city's famous red light district. As the business capital of the Netherlands and one of the top fiscal concentrations in Europe, Amsterdam is seen as an alpha world city by the Globalization and World Cities (GaWC) consider gathering. The city is in like manner the social capital of the Netherlands. Various broad Dutch establishments have their focal station there, and seven of the world's 500 greatest associations, including Philips and ING, are arranged in the city. Amsterdam has a rich architectural history. The oldest building in Amsterdam is the Oude Kerk (Old Church), at the heart of the Wallen, consecrated in 1306.
Amsterdam is famous for its vibrant and diverse nightlife. Amsterdam has many cafés (bars). They range from large and modern to small and cozy. The typical Bruine Kroeg (brown café) breathe a more old fashioned atmosphere with dimmed lights, candles, and somewhat older clientele. Most cafés have terraces in summertime. A common sight on the Leidseplein during summer is a square full of terraces packed with people drinking beer or wine. Amsterdam inhabitants consolidate the diarist Anne Frank, pros Rembrandt van Rijn and "Vincent van Gogh" Vincent van Gogh, and scholar "Baruch Spinoza" Baruch Spinoza.The Amsterdam Stock Exchange, the most settled stock exchange on the planet, is arranged in the downtown territory. Amsterdam's essential attractions, including its vital channels, the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum, Hermitage Amsterdam, Anne Frank House, Amsterdam Museum, its undesirable neighborhood, and its various cannabis bistros draw more than 5 million general visitors consistently.
Winter In Amsterdam:
Watch the city shed its winter layers, as tulips, crocuses, and hyacinths emerge and residents gear up for seasonal celebrations heralding the arrival of spring. In December the city is awash in holiday spirit: famous squares turn to winter holiday markets and ice rinks, and stalls reward those who brave the outdoors with seasonal treats like koek en zopie (cake and a spiced alcoholic drink), warm chocolademelk (Dutch hot cocoa, richer than the American version), and Gluhwein (German mulled wine, also known as wassel).
Best Shopping Areas in Amsterdam:
- The Nine Streets (De Negen Straatjes)
- Upscale designers and labels
- De Bijenkorf
- The Kalverstraat and Leidsestraat
- Art & antiques in the Spiegelkwartier
- The Haarlemmerdijk
- The Utrechtsestraat
- The Beethovenstraat
- Batavia Stad Amsterdam
Things Everyone Needs To Taste In Amsterdam:
- Thick Dutch fries
- Red Velvet cake at De Drie Graefjes.
- Algerian couscous at Rainarai.
- A fancy sandwich at Walem.