The Boardroom


Programme The Boardroom 2018-2019

nieuwe website Jille TabakPersonal growth and ambitions – 8 November 2018
Jille Tabak is Vice President HR for one of Unilever’s global divisions. In this session he will discuss theories on personal growth, a holistic approach to working as a professional and strategies to achieve your life goals.
JacobineGeelIIPublic Speaking– 6 December 2018 
Jacobine Geel is acclaimed TV presenter and chairs the board of Dutch Association of Mental Health and Addiction Care (GGZ). She will work with you on authenticity in public speaking.
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Professional challenges: The McKinsey Way– 7 February 2019 
McKinsey is a prestigious consultancy firm working for large multinationals, governments and non-profits. Nick van Dam (Chief Learning Officer) will share some of their methods and talk to you about their well-known company culture. 
David van Traa
Urban development – 21 March 2019 
As director of The Zuidas David van Traa is in charge of district development for the City of Amsterdam. His job requires almost daily consideration of the conditions needed to shape Zuidas as a residential and business district of the future. He will speak to you about the challenges of urban development.
Koos van der steenhovenBoardroom dilemma’s – IN DUTCH, 18 April 2019   
Koos van der Steenhoven is former Secretary General of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science and has a long career in politics and public administration. Currently Koos van der Steenhoven is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Port of Amsterdam. What are some of the tough decision boardrooms have to make? in this masterclass he will share his experience in dealing with difficult dilemma’s. 
Sustainable entrepreneurship– 16May 2019
What is sustainable entrepreneurship? What is it like to work as an entrepreneur? During this masterclass you will receive different perspectives on (sustainable) entrepeneurship.

Project presentations & graduation ceremony – 12 June 2019

The Boardroom also includes:

• 5 working sessions for your project
• The Boardroom 2018/2019 KICK-OFF – 1 November 2019 (18.00 - 22.00 hrs)
• The VU Orchestra annual concert in The Royal Concertgebouw (January 2019).

By accepting your invitation to The Boardroom you commit yourself to attending every masterclass, working session and other planned activities. Dates and schedules may change last minute due to unforeseen circumstances.