20-6-18 10:00 - 24-6-18 23:00
Metropoolregio Amsterdam

WeMakeThe.City is the festival that makes cities better. A five-day event in which we will tackle urgent challenges in urban daily life. At dozens of locations troughout the city and the metropolitan area. With lectures, film, expositions, performances, city expeditions, games, workshops, talks, labs, workspaces and an attractive weekend programme for a wide audience. For Amsterdam, the region, Europe and the rest of the world.

The full programme can be found at:


  • Wednesday 20 June - The city as an issue
  • Thursday 21 June - The city as a challenge
  • Friday 22 June - The city in development
  • Saturday 23 June  - The city as a laboratory #1
  • Sunday 24 June - The city as a laboratory #2

Waag will participate in several ways in the programme. We organise public events at our location De Waag and will join other stages. Our public events are also mentioned in our event calendar. These are:

21 June - Amsterdam Sounds, Open Fablab
21 June - Next generation cities conference
22 June - STARTS Talk at WeMakeThe.City
23 June - Extra open day Fablab and Wetlab at the Waag