• Date

    Thursday, 21 March 2024

  • Time

    16:30 - 20:00 (GMT +01:00)

  • Location

    Brussels, Belgium

We're coming to Brussels and all alumni from Erasmus University Rotterdam in the region are welcome to join us on this very special occasion. 

Hosted by the EUR Alumni Office, this free event is taking place in the beautiful University Foundation building on Thursday 21 March 2024. 

You're invited to join us for this event and get inspired by some interesting speakers and network with your fellow EUR alumni. After these nice talks we would like to offer you a network drink and a walking dinner. 


16:30-17:00 Walk-in with drinks

17:00-17:15 Welcome by Sue Martin, Director EUR Alumni Office and Ed Brinksma, President of the EUR

17:15-17:30 Key note by Michiel Scheffer, President of the European Innovation Council, on valorizing research – how do we translate fundamental SSH research into the market and society?

17:30-18:00  Alumni personal stories:

  • Rosalinde van der Vlies, Director Clean Planet DG R&I 
  • Caroline Nagtegaal-Van Doorn, Member of the European Parliament 
  • Bart Neerscholten, Tech-to-Market Project Advisor European Innovation Council 
  • Rinske van den Berg, Advisor at the European Research Executive Agency (REA)

18:00-19:30 Reception and networking (walking) dinner

20.00 - End event 

Please note that for this event we have limited places available. Register now.