The International Choreographic Arts Centre (ICKamsterdam) is a platform for contemporary dance under the artistic direction of Emio Greco and Pieter C. Scholten. ICKamsterdam is grounded on three pillars: Productions, Guest Artists, and Academy (the transfer of knowledge in the dance field in educational and research programs). Since January 2013 ICKamsterdam is the city company of Dance of Amsterdam and an important player for international dance development.