Fernando Kuipers


Beurs van Berlage

The Beurs van Berlage is a hotspot that cannot be missed during your visit to Amsterdam. It is the vibrant meeting point in the heart of the city. One thing is certain, there is always something to do in the unique historical building! Have a bite to eat in one of our restaurants, visit the Tony's Chocolonely shop for the tastiest chocolate, order the most delicious fish dishes in The Seafood Bar, rent a bicycle or use one of the lockers in the Bike Rental and discover the secrets of Sherlocked. Check out events and the expositions in our calendar.

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“The excellent central location, the iconic building, the excellent catering and service of the Beurs van Berlage have not gone unnoticed by our ACM SIGCOMM 2022 guests.

Fernando Kuipers is a professor at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) in the field of internet and communication infrastructures and was a visiting researcher at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (in 2009) and Columbia University in New York (in 2016). He is also scientific director and initiator of the Do IoT field lab, a collaboration between TU Delft, industry and government agencies in the field of “Internet of Things”.

Fernando has held various board positions: He was co-founder and board member of the TU Delft institute PowerWeb (2012-2015), was a member of the program advisory board of SURFnet (2017-2018), was a board member of KIVI Telecom (2017-2018), was board member of the IEEE Benelux chapter on communications and vehicular technology (2009-2021), and was vice chair of IFIP WG6.2 “Network and Internetwork Architectures” (2019-2022). He is currently a member of the board of the TU Delft Safety & Security institute (2019-2023) and of the board of ACM SIGCOMM (since 2021).

In the Beurs van Berlage, Fernando ACM organized SIGCOMM 2022, a prestigious conference in the field of telecommunications.


Hotspot since 1903

Since the year 1903 the Beurs van Berlage has been a charming international hotspot. A building with grandeur and the place to be in the soul of Amsterdam where special things happen every day. Events, fairs, exhibitions and prestigious conferences.

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