The Hague & Rotterdam’s first appearance in the GTCI ranking

On 22 Jan the launch of the ‘Global Talent Competitiveness Index 2018’ took place in Davos, Switzerland. The Hague & Rotterdam rank respectively #27 & #34 in the Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) 2018! A great score with opportunities to unleash our full potential as a Global Talent Hub. This is The Hague & Rotterdam’s first […]

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The Hague-Rotterdam Metropolitan Region becomes global talent hub

9th ICP Captains’ Conference pleads for talent circulation instead of ‘war on talent’ between EU cities Mayor of The Hague Pauline Krikke today opened the 9th ICP Captains’ Conference at WTC The Hague. Organised by the International Community Platform (ICP), this year’s theme is ‘The Art of Creating a Global Talent Hub’. More than 150 […]

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Regional Branding Toolkit

A strong region builds on a strong profile!  A toolkit for branding the West Holland region has been created by InnovationQuarter, the ProvinceZuid-Holland, Metropoolregion Rotterdam Den Haag (MRDH), cities such as Leiden, Delft, Den Haag and Rotterdam, HSD, WFIA, Rotterdam Partners, knowledge centers, universities, etc.  ICP director, Nicole van Haelst, provided input on behalf of ICP.   In the toolkit you will find various […]

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The best places for talent

As shown in ICP research over the years, companies follow talent, talent follows quality of life-career. Living and working in an attractive and healthy environment has become a key factor in any competitive knowledge economy. Metropolitan landscapes that are able to attract and retain global talent is the research topic of our knowledge partner, Deltametropool. The theme […]

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Jeremy Wigmore is the new ICP Chairman

We are very pleased to announce that Jeremy Wigmore, CEO of Aerialtronics, formally accepted the role of ICP Chairman. Aerialtronics is a company in the forefront of drone technology and Jeremy is responsible for worldwide operations, international strategy and external relations. As an ‘international from the UK’ and employer of a multinational team of experts […]

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ICP Strategy 2017 Approved

Dear ICP members and partners, And yet another great year is coming to a close. On behalf of the ICP Board I am very pleased to share with you that the ICP Strategic Plan 2017 was approved during the final Board meeting on 25th November 2016, held at the International Criminal Court. The strategy builds […]

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International City Podium 2016

The International City Podium 2016 took place at WTC The Hague on 22.11.2016 and was organized in partnership with WTC The Hague, WFIA and Municipality of The Hague. Over 200 people attended the event, mix of  talent working/studying at international organizations, NGOs, companies (from large multinationals until startups), local service providers and universities. The aim […]

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Captains’ Conference: 10 reasons to connect

More than 150 business executives and officials of international companies in West Holland discussed the importance of human capital during the The Captains’ Conference 2016: 10 Reasons to Connect!. This event was organized by the International Community Platform (ICP) and InnovationQuarter, and was hosted by The Hague University of Applied Sciences at the Technology campus […]

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Working with Self – employed contractor in the Netherlands

Update challenges for the Recruitment Industry: Working with Self – employed contractor in the Netherlands The Assessment of Employment Relationships Deregulation Act (Wet deregulering beoordeling arbeidsrelatie; “DBA Act, replaced  the  Declaration of Independent Contractor Status (Verklaring arbeidsrelatie; “VAR”). Under the DBA Act, the withholding of payroll tax and social security contributions by principals on the […]

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10 Reasons why West Holland is the hotspot for safety and security

The West Holland region is home to the largest security cluster in Europe: The Hague Security Delta. This security cluster offers you access to market, innovation, talent, knowledge and capital and is instrumental in Safety & Security on an international level. If you are looking to expand your security business to mainland Europe, we invite […]

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