Alumni meeting

DEAN Alumni Events Switzerland - 19 and 20 November 2019

Alumni of the four Dutch technical research universities can be found everywhere! We are pleased to announce two alumni events that are being held in Switzerland in November, organized by the Dutch Engineers Alumni Network (DEAN).

Organised by University Fund Wageningen

Tue 19 November 2019 until Wed 20 November 2019

Venue Switzerland

During these events you will hear an update from your Alma Mater and the other three technical universities, as well as the opportunity to enjoy networking drinks with all the alumni.

You can find all the information for the two events below.

Do you know other alumni who might like to join? Please let them know about these events!

Geneva, Tuesday 19 November 2019

CERN, which operates the largest particle physics laboratory in the world, will host us for this event.

Location: CERN, Esplanade des Particules 1 1217 Meyrin, Switzerland

15:30 - 17:30 Optional tour of the IdeaSquare (limited to 25 people) 
17:00 - 17:30 Guided tour of the CERN visitors centre
17:30 - 18:00 Registration
18:00 - 19.00 Opening by the Dutch Ambassador to Switzerland, Hedda Samson, followed by different presentations
19:00 - 19:25 Student Panel – perspectives from internships @CERN, UN, Nestle
19:25 - 19:30 Summary
19:30 - 21:30 Borrel-networking reception with refreshments

More information and registration can be found on the website.

Zurich, Wednesday 20 November 2019

As one of Google’s largest offices in Europe, alumini are welcomed at the Google Campus. During this event you will hear from ‘Zooglers’ about their life in the high tech sector as well as experiences working in offices where meetings take place in gondolas, people travel between floors via slides, and the Friday TGIF ‘borrels’ are signaled by the ‘Heidi’ theme song.

Location: Google Zurich Campus (building/room details will be shared in the confirmation)
Time: 17:00 - 20:00

17:00 - 17:30 Registration
17:30 - 18:30 Programme (more details will follow)
18:30 - 20:00 Borrel – networking reception with refreshments

More information and registration can be found on the website