International Staff Week

    20 - 23 May 2019

    The Centre of International Affairs is excited to invite you to the staff week “Hands on Internationalisation” for all support/non-academic staff whose work is related to internationalisation.


    Monday May 20


    City Centre Rotterdam and SchielandshuisKorte Hoogstraat 31, 3011 GK Rotterdam


    11.00– 13.00 Registration and speed dating at Schielandshuis
    13.00 - 17.00 Lunch and team building activity. Discover the city Rotterdam

    Tuesday May 21


    Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences 
    Kralingse Zoom 91, 3063 ND Rotterdam


    09.00 – 12.00 Interactive round table introduction by the Centre of International Affairs (CoIA) of Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences. CoIA supports, leads, facilitates and advises their students and staff with all kinds of activities related to internationalisation. Location: University
    12.00 - 14.00 "Stuff Dutch People Like" by guest speaker Colleen Geske who offers a satirical look at Dutch culture as seen through the eyes of an outsider. Lunch with a cultural game. Location: University
    14.00 - 17.00  Meeting with your counterpart of CoIA or other persons/departments within the university who do similar work as you do to share knowledge, experiences, best practices, etc. Location: University

    Wednesday May 22



    The ship SS Rotterdam, 3e Katendrechtsehoofd 25, 3072 AM Rotterdam and Foodhallen Rotterdam, Wilhelminakade 52-58, 3072 AR Rotterdam.


    13.00– 18.00 Interactive Workshop Case Challenges: Finding solutions for challenges in your daily work. And tour at the SS Rotterdam. Location: the ship SS Rotterdam
    18.00 - 20.00 Dinner at Foodhallen (Pakhuismeesteren), Rotterdam

    Thursday May 23


    The Arts Institute of RUAS Willem de Kooning Academy, Blaak 10 and Wijnhaven 61, Rotterdam
    Markthal RotterdamVerlengde Nieuwstraat, 3011 GM Rotterdam


    11.00– 13.00 Inspirational workshop
    13.00 - 16.00 Lunch, evaluation and festive closing. Location: Markthal Rotterdam

    Friday May 24

    Free time

     Discover the Netherlands, e.g. Amsterdam, Scheveningen (the beach), Delft, etc.

    Note:  Our programme is subject to change

    IncludedNot Included
    • Registration
    • Flight and transfercosts                                      
    • All meals and activities specified in the programme                                     
    • Accommodation
    • Rotterdam Welcome Card: free public transportation within
      Rotterdam and discounts on tourist attractions and restaurants
    • All other costs

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    The Centre of International Affairs is part of Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences.