Founded in Amsterdam and run by globally curious people, Amsterdam International Community (AIC) is the most authentic and active international community platform in the Netherlands.
Since 2017, AIC organizes various social events and information sessions and shares useful tips to support expats and locals who enjoy living in this stunning city. We are known for creating great experiences—frequent and diverse events designed to promote a space with good vibes that allowspeople to feel appreciated and to make expat life pleasant for the years to come.
Our events are hosted weekly at various locations in the city, always in a friendly and welcoming environment. Personal attention is key for us. When joining our events, our hosts will personally welcome and introduce guests to eachother.
AIC founders are internationals who came to the Netherlands for work and are proud to now call this place ‘home’.
Motivated by their experiences and an urge to learn about the world, they created this space for internationals to meet, with the vision of building a community platform as a center-point to support international people’s every-day needs.
Our team is the fuel of our engagement. We are open, diverse and united by our common goal to share fun!
AIC strives to be a true melting pot of cultures where foreigners from all over the world arrive every day and makesocial connections.
Become part of a vibrant network of people! Whether you are an expat, Dutch who’s internationally oriented, or a visitor—everybody is welcome!
We organize expat events of every shape and form—parties, after-work drinks, boat trips, networking, housing services, expat sporting activities, cinema, language exchange, expat meetup, food workshops, and more.
We have many more activities under construction. Keep an eye on our newsletter to discover our new activities
We are inclusive and open to people of different nationalities and backgrounds.
Follow AIC and become part of a vibrant network of people! Our community shares common passions, pursues similar interests, and contributes with their knowledge and experience to create valuable connections and foster new friendships.
Our events by category
Born in Italy to parents from the North and South of the country. Since 2009 Attila has lived in the Netherlands, where friends have become family.
Attila is an avid traveler, a social addict who enjoys sharing thoughts and laughs. He truly believes that a smile and social attitudes are keys to a happy life.
Event planner, social media, and accountant
Meet Nohely, a vital member of the AIC team.
Hailing from Venezuela, she combines her passions for technology, sports, travel, and animal welfare to deliver outstanding results for the international community in Amsterdam.
With her warm and friendly personality, dedication to the community, and beautiful attitude, Nohely has quickly become an indispensable asset to the AIC team.
Joined the team in 2021 he is now the offical dj of AIC.
The guy that entertains our most fun events is a software Engineer, more of a tech guy, Music person, Bass player, and of course DJ.
Check out his Spotify.
He moved from a tiny (and humid) town close to the beautiful Venice to the Lowlands driven by wanderlust.
Convinced that meeting people with different origins and backgrounds can only enrich and expand our vision of life.
Passionate about ethnic food, yoga, and traveling to unknown destinations.
Proudly part of the AIC team since the very beginning!
Dana takes care of the trips, she plans and organizes them and she also joins the groups in the excursions. She moved to Amsterdam one year ago, from Romania, her home country.
She likes to travel and explore new places and have new experiences. She is very sociable, organized and interested in finding new friends in the Netherlands.
Born in Italy near Bologna, she moved to Amsterdam because she needed a change and she fell in love with the city and her Dutch boyfriend.
Easygoing and sociable, she loves to meet new people with similar music and food tastes to enjoy some Latin music events and explore the variety of restaurants that Amsterdam has to offer.
Tv series binge watcher as profession and animal lover as hobby.
She loves fries and everything with a leopard print.
Jessica takes care of the events dedicated to women.
After living in Italy and Switzerland, she landed in the Netherlands where she made a ton of friends.
Fun, sociable and happy, Jessica brings a beautiful light to all her events.
Joanna is part of AIC since the very beginning. Soul of our community, you will find her welcoming you at all AIC karaoke events.
Goktug a.k.a. GK was born in Turkey, During his studies he moved to Italy where he lived for 5 years.
Several years ago,he put down his roots in Amsterdam where works as Digital Media Manager.