Language Ab Initio

PD Topic area:  DP
Language:  English
Level:  Cat 1

PYP & MYP & DP Workshops in categories 1 & 2 & 3 in Amsterdam Netherlands

Important information, terms and conditions:

Please read carefully prior to registering.

Registration fees 


(sets in 3 weeks before start date)

CHF 1050

USD 1180

GBP 710

EUR 860

CHF 1140

USD 1280

GBP 770

EUR 930

* Swiss schools are subject to Swiss VAT (8%) on top of registration fee


Workshop name PD Topic area â–¼ Language Level
Language Ab Initio DP English Cat 1
Mathematics HL DP English Cat 1
Visual Arts DP English Cat 1
Biology DP German Cat 2
Chemistry DP English Cat 2
History DP English Cat 2
Language A: Language and Literature DP English Cat 2
Language B DP English Cat 2
Chemistry: A focus on internal assessment DP English Cat 3
Developing a culture of thinking and assessment for understanding DP English Cat 3
Creating Inclusive Classrooms: Access for all students in the MYP MYP English Cat 3
Making the PYP Happen in the Classroom PYP English Cat 1
3-5 Year Olds PYP English Cat 3
The Learning Environment to support inquiry PYP English Cat 3

Event schedule

Accommodation details

The IB has reserved a number of hotel rooms for participants with the workshop venue hotel. Please be sure to book these well in advance as they will be released over time and all un-booked rooms will be released six weeks before the event. However, all reservations must be made directly with the hotel/agent. Participants are responsible for their own travel to and from the event. (Please refer to the IB's cancellation and safety policy).

To reserve a room at the NH Amsterdam Zuid click here.

Travel details

Currency: Euro

Average temperature June: Centigrade: 18 OR Fahrenheit: 66

Getting there by plane:
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is the main international airport of the Netherlands, located 9.1 km southwest of Amsterdam.

The Netherlands has excellent public transport links, and the swipecard payment system OV-chipkaart is the official transport payment system for the metro, bus and tram throughout the Netherlands.
There are two types of cards (EUR 7.50): anonymous, which anyone can buy from the OV-chipkaart machines or station, or personal, which you can apply for online. Your pass can be loaded from one of the OV-chipkaart machines strategically placed at train and metro stations.

Centigrade: 16
Fahrenheit: 61

General information

Workshop/conference organisation:
IB Africa, Europe, Middle East Regional Office
Churchillplein 6,  2517 JW, The Hague, The Netherlands
Tel.: +31 70 352 6000
Or send an e-mail to
Do you wish to be an exhibitor at this event?
We offer the possibility to exhibit at our Regional Events. Please find here more information on the exhibition terms and conditions.
If you are an IB staff member and wish to exhibit at our upcoming regional events, please contact:

Choosing the right workshop

Workshops information:
We encourage you to browse the IB  PD Catalogue for further information.