Organizing a conference in the Netherlands is a pleasure, as any international conference organizer will tell you. Our compact country boasts one of Europe’s busiest airports and excellent infrastructure, offers high quality facilities and accommodation and has a business culture that favours openness and reliability.
Within the Netherlands, the Meervaart Conference Centre and Theatre is one of the most popular destinations for international conferences and conventions. The Meervaart is located in Amsterdam, between Schiphol Airport and the City Centre. Our twelve meeting halls and rooms are suitable for groups from 12 to 800 people. In addition, we offer three foyers where you can receive your guests, serve meals and host a conference exhibition.
The Meervaart is a professional partner for your conference in the Netherlands. We have everything you need for a successful conference and are happy to advise you about suitable catering options, entertainment, hotel accommodation and transportation for your guests.
The Meervaart meets the standards of the National Congress and Meeting Classification. This standards body classifies the Meervaart as a venue with a luxury business atmosphere, that measures up to the strictest technical requirements for meetings and conferences. Frequent inspections guarantee a consistent quality, allowing you to organize an impactful conference with ease.
Conference in the Netherlands: what you should know
The Meervaart offers a broad range of meeting rooms and halls to suit both large and smaller conferences, with or without break-out sessions. You can choose from:
- Blue hall, 275 seats
- Red hall, 800 seats
- 10 Meeting rooms for groups of 12 – 120 persons
- 3 Foyers
A comfortable venue, an excellent program and a professional organization are not enough to create a successful conference. As your participants will be quick to point out, catering plays an important role, too!
De Meervaart offers a broad range of tasty catering options. To ensure quality, we work with a select group of suppliers who share our standards. You can choose from many different options for breakfast, lunch, breaks and cocktail receptions. In addition to a variety of buffet options, it is possible to order an à la carte menu to be served. Download our catering brochure for an overview of the options.
Our conference halls are equipped with all modern facilities required for a successful event. Complimentary wifi is offered throughout the building. Plasma screens, projectors and other audio and video equipment are available for hire in all rooms. Professional technical assistance is offered to ensure your conference runs smooth. Our main stage has seen many successful plays and musical productions, and we will make sure your presentations receive a standing ovation, too!
Finding the Meervaart
The Meervaart is situated near the A10 ring road around Amsterdam and is easily accessible from all directions. There are excellent connections from the Lelylaan, Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Centraal train stations, with buses and trams stopping in front of the building. A low-priced parking garage with 500 spaces lies within 50 meters from the Meervaart. Click to view directions to the venue.
If you want to receive more information about organizing a conference at the Meervaart in Amsterdam, please contact us via the form on the right, email@example.com or +31 (0)20 410 77 20.