Overview of the Dutch AI Artificial Intelligence ecosystem in the Netherlands

Greater Rotterdam – The Hague, hotspot for mission-driven AI

Europe is making vast investments in Artificial Intelligence (AI) in order to remain competitive in the global market. How does The Netherlands perform on AI? Why does Greater Rotterdam-The Hague (province of Zuid-Holland) play such an important role?

We are proud to share this market map of the AI startup ecosystem for the province of Zuid-Holland, which is part of “Making AI work in The Netherlands”, published by InnovationQuarter and Birch Consultants.

Topics of this study, for which over 40 organizations were consulted, include: Startups & Capital, Research & Innovation, Industry Adaptation, Human Capital. The report specifically focuses on developments in Greater Rotterdam- The Hague, where AI applications are concentrated within 6 specific domains: Life Sciences & Health, Manufacturing, Port & Maritime, Horticulture, Security and Energy & Sustainability.

Our region is well-positioned to generate great impact in these domains. With three global top-100 universities providing top tier talent, several technological top institutes, world-leading corporations and a thriving startup ecosystem; our region is equipped for the global AI race that’s ahead. We invite you to read the report, and to take on this challenge together.