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Organisation profile

The Netherlands Patients Federation represents more than 200 patient organisations. We are committed to every person who needs care. We make patients’ voices heard in the consultation room, in politics, among health insurance companies and in the news.

Activites in AI field

We participate in different projects (e.g. AI in shared decision making) trying to make AI comprehensible, human -centered and truly useful for citizens and patients in their care and for their well-being.

Contribution to the NL AIC

We are the coördinator of the team ‘Citizen and Patient Participation’ of the working group ‘Health and Care’


It is in our mission to give a voice to all citizens and patients and their representatives in order to empower them. We want them to provide with reliable and clear information about different aspects of the care they might) need to receive. this is certainly true for AI, a still unknown technology for most of the patients and citizens.


Participation date
Building blocks & Sectors
Type of participant

Building blocks

The NL AIC collaborates on the necessary common knowledge and expertise, resulting in five themes, also called building blocks. Those are important for a robust impact in economic and social sectors.


AI is a generic technology that is ultimately applicable in all sectors. For the development of knowledge and experience in the use of AI in the Netherlands, it is essential to focus on specific industries that are relevant to our country. These industries can achieve excellent results, and knowledge and experience that can be leveraged for application in other sectors.

    Become a participant

    The Netherlands AI Coalition is convinced that active collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders is essential to stimulate and connect initiatives in Artificial Intelligence. Within fields of expertise and with other stakeholders in the ecosystem to achieve the most significant result possible in the development and application of AI in the Netherlands. Representatives from the business community (large, small, start-up), government, research and educational institutions and civil society organisations can participate.
    Interested? For more information, see the page about participation.