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IWCN Student Meetup – Opportunities to start your career in The Netherlands (non Connect event)

Event in Groningen

Date: Tuesday 14 June 2022 at 15:30 hrs

Location: IWCN, Gedempte Zuiderdiep 98 Groningen

Members Price: Free!

Non-Members Price: Free!

Event Registration closes at: 2022-06-13 23:59


Join us as an international (non-EU) student at this free event to learn everything about your career opportunities in the Netherlands.

Are you ready to move forward? Let us help you to kickstart your career in the Netherlands!

Take this great opportunity to learn about starting your own company, working at one of the many international employers in the area and the different types of visas. Afterwards you’ll have the opportunity to meet with the speakers and other international students with a drink and some snacks.

We will cover the following topics:

  1. Career options and the company landscape in the North
  2. Dutch startup ecosystem
  3. Visa requirements for 4 different visa: Startup visa, Essential personnel startup visa, Self- employed visa and Orientation year visa.


15:30 Walk in and welcome

16:00 Visa opportunities by NL Point of Entry
16:20 Career & companies in the North by Michiel Kasteleijn IWCN

       &    Become an international professional  by Kristina Althukova

16:35 Presenting & Founded by Elmar de Jong

       &    the road to becoming a startup owner

16:50 Q&A

17:00 Borrel & Snacks

This event will take place at the international welcome center north. Register before the 10th of June.


You can also join part of the event online for the presentations and Q&A.

Sign up for the online meetup

This event is brought to you by:

Netherlands Point of Entry

Founded in Friesland

Founded in Groningen

International Welcome Centre North

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