Events

Below you can find an overview of our current events.

EWB Events

Design Challenge - 5th of April 2019

What if your ideas could enable affordable access to electricity in the poorest regions of the world? What about a solution for collecting and storing rainwater for the dry season? Or sustainable lighting for rural communities?

Join our 1 Day Design Challenge and you’ll get to:

  • work in teams on life changing solutions for real problems that poor communities face
  • network and collaborate with professionals from top companies based in the Netherlands
  • attend an interactive storytelling workshop by Petra Beris, chair of Engineers without Borders NL
  • the winning teams will be invited to develop and implement their solution in collaboration with the organisations which proposed the challenges.

For more information and to subscribe, see the event details Design Challenge. Also, check our aftermovie of the past Design Challenge or send an e-mail to events@ewbnl.org.

Location
Stedin Rotterdam, nearby the Blaak station.

Meet&Greet #9 (Eindhoven edition) - April/May 2019

The Meet&Greet is a great opportunity for EWB-NL members to learn more about ongoing projects, expand their connections and have a chat with other members. Also, it is a great chance for new interested people to get to know more about EWB-NL and vacancies. The Meet&Greet takes place every 3 months in Rotterdam and every 6 months in Eindhoven.

Generally, the EWB Meet&Greet includes:

  1. 19.00-19.30 – An introduction about EWB: Are you curious to know more about EWB in the Netherlands? Do you want to know about vacancies and meet volunteers? The first half an hour is the best time for you. Current members are welcome to also join earlier and pitch open positions in their teams or just to get a drink.
  2. From 19.30 – Project updates (for example the teams share insights from field trips, present project results or introduce a new project) and other relevant updates (such as upcoming activities and what the EWB board and support teams are working on). Please feel free to share updates about your experiences and bring new ideas. The program for this Meet&Greet will be announced soon!
  3. Drinks! Of course the night is not complete without socializing time with your EWB fellows.

Location:
Will be announced soon.

If you have any questions/suggestions or like to share an update during this Meet&Greet, please send an e-mail to events@ewbnl.org

Meet&Greet #10 (Rotterdam edition) - 7th of June 2019

The Meet&Greet is a great opportunity for EWB-NL members to learn more about ongoing projects, expand their connections and have a chat with other members. Also, it is a great chance for new interested people to get to know more about EWB-NL and vacancies. The Meet&Greet takes place every 3 months in Rotterdam and every 6 months in Eindhoven.

Generally, the EWB Meet&Greet includes:

  1. 19.00-19.30 – An introduction about EWB: Are you curious to know more about EWB in the Netherlands? Do you want to know about vacancies and meet volunteers? The first half an hour is the best time for you. Current members are welcome to also join earlier and pitch open positions in their teams or just to get a drink.
  2. From 19.30 – Project updates (for example the teams share insights from field trips, present project results or introduce a new project) and other relevant updates (such as upcoming activities and what the EWB board and support teams are working on). Please feel free to share updates about your experiences and bring new ideas. The program for this Meet&Greet will be announced soon!
  3. Drinks! Of course the night is not complete without socializing time with your EWB fellows.

Location:
The event takes place at the CIC Venture Café, this is located at the 4th floor of Groothandelsgebouw which is next to Rotterdam Central Station (Stationsplein 45, Rotterdam).

If you have any questions/suggestions or like to share an update during this Meet&Greet, please send an e-mail to events@ewbnl.org

Meet&Greet #11 (Rotterdam edition) - 6th of September 2019

The Meet&Greet is a great opportunity for EWB-NL members to learn more about ongoing projects, expand their connections and have a chat with other members. Also, it is a great chance for new interested people to get to know more about EWB-NL and vacancies. The Meet&Greet takes place every 3 months in Rotterdam and every 6 months in Eindhoven.

Generally, the EWB Meet&Greet includes:

  1. 19.00-19.30 – An introduction about EWB: Are you curious to know more about EWB in the Netherlands? Do you want to know about vacancies and meet volunteers? The first half an hour is the best time for you. Current members are welcome to also join earlier and pitch open positions in their teams or just to get a drink.
  2. From 19.30 – Project updates (for example the teams share insights from field trips, present project results or introduce a new project) and other relevant updates (such as upcoming activities and what the EWB board and support teams are working on). Please feel free to share updates about your experiences and bring new ideas. The program for this Meet&Greet will be announced soon!
  3. Drinks! Of course the night is not complete without socializing time with your EWB fellows.

Location:
The event takes place at the CIC Venture Café, this is located at the 4th floor of Groothandelsgebouw which is next to Rotterdam Central Station (Stationsplein 45, Rotterdam).

If you have any questions/suggestions or like to share an update during this Meet&Greet, please send an e-mail to events@ewbnl.org

Meet&Greet #12 (Eindhoven edition) - October/November 2019 (TBA)

The Meet&Greet is a great opportunity for EWB-NL members to learn more about ongoing projects, expand their connections and have a chat with other members. Also, it is a great chance for new interested people to get to know more about EWB-NL and vacancies. The Meet&Greet takes place every 3 months in Rotterdam and every 6 months in Eindhoven.

Generally, the EWB Meet&Greet includes:

  1. 19.00-19.30 – An introduction about EWB: Are you curious to know more about EWB in the Netherlands? Do you want to know about vacancies and meet volunteers? The first half an hour is the best time for you. Current members are welcome to also join earlier and pitch open positions in their teams or just to get a drink.
  2. From 19.30 – Project updates (for example the teams share insights from field trips, present project results or introduce a new project) and other relevant updates (such as upcoming activities and what the EWB board and support teams are working on). Please feel free to share updates about your experiences and bring new ideas. The program for this Meet&Greet will be announced soon!
  3. Drinks! Of course the night is not complete without socializing time with your EWB fellows.

Location:
Will be announced soon.

If you have any questions/suggestions or like to share an update during this Meet&Greet, please send an e-mail to events@ewbnl.org

Symposium - autumn 2019

More information will follow soon!

Meet&Greet #13 (Rotterdam edition) - 13th of December 2019

The Meet&Greet is a great opportunity for EWB-NL members to learn more about ongoing projects, expand their connections and have a chat with other members. Also, it is a great chance for new interested people to get to know more about EWB-NL and vacancies. The Meet&Greet takes place every 3 months in Rotterdam and every 6 months in Eindhoven.

Generally, the EWB Meet&Greet includes:

  1. 19.00-19.30 – An introduction about EWB: Are you curious to know more about EWB in the Netherlands? Do you want to know about vacancies and meet volunteers? The first half an hour is the best time for you. Current members are welcome to also join earlier and pitch open positions in their teams or just to get a drink.
  2. From 19.30 – Project updates (for example the teams share insights from field trips, present project results or introduce a new project) and other relevant updates (such as upcoming activities and what the EWB board and support teams are working on). Please feel free to share updates about your experiences and bring new ideas. The program for this Meet&Greet will be announced soon!
  3. Drinks! Of course the night is not complete without socializing time with your EWB fellows.

Location:
The event takes place at the CIC Venture Café, this is located at the 4th floor of Groothandelsgebouw which is next to Rotterdam Central Station (Stationsplein 45, Rotterdam).

If you have any questions/suggestions or like to share an update during this Meet&Greet, please send an e-mail to events@ewbnl.org

EWB events

The events team aims to organise interesting, fun and inspiring events.
We have two types of recurring events:

Meet & Greet
– Quarterly recurring event at our office at CIC (Rotterdam)
– Opportunity to meet EWB fellows and share ideas and insights
– Project updates and challenges
– Discussions, workshops, etc.

Hang-Out
– Every other month – keep an eye on new events!
– Social gathering: Movie nights, bar hopping, game night, etc.
– A good opportunity to learn about EWB in an informal environment
– Feel free to bring your friends

Besides these recurring events we aim to organise a big event every half year.

The upcoming events will be announced on this page and through our social media!
Stay updated via our website, Facebook and LinkedIn. For any questions/suggestions/remarks contact us via events@ewbnl.org.

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