Bouwkunde Bedrijvendagen

This years event will be held completely online. When you want to attend an activity, you can subscribe yourself via the subscription button above of this page. 

Bouwkunde Bedrijvendagen is an annual recurring event organized by Built Environment students of the University of Technology in Eindhoven. During this event, both bachelor and master students can directly and informally acquaint themselves with companies in the building sector.

The Bouwkunde Bedrijvendagen provides students with insight into their future career opportunities and the opportunity to get acquainted with the practice.

In 2021 it is possible to:

  • Prepare for the upcoming events during the Preparation Day
  • Join and expand your network at the Career Event
  • Develop your practical skills and work on cases during the Cases
  • Make your talent known to your future employer during the 1-on-1 Interviews

In other words; Are you looking for a (graduate) internship or job, do you want to know more about the possibilities after your studies and upgrade your network? Then scroll for more information and join the Bouwkunde Bedrijvendagen in 2021!

Program 2021 and Registration

12:45 – 13:25
Openingslecture by Building Heroes
13:45 – 16:30
Multiple preparation workshops

12:45 – 13:25
Openingslecture by Scheldebouw

14:00 – 16:00
Cases provided by Heijmans (B), Fakton (U) and Arcadis (A)

12:45 – 13:25
Companies Vision on: Sustainability

08:45 – 12:00
1-on-1 Interviews
12:30 – 13:00
Opening Career Market by Theo Salet
13:00- 16:30
Career Market

 

 

Preparation Day

The 3rd of February the Preparation Day will be held! During this day you learn how to present yourself in a professional way. Your CV and LinkedIn-profile will be checked by TU/e Career Academy and Building Heroes will provide workshops to growth your mindset and give an insights in your soft skills.

The program is as follows:

  • 12:45 – 13:25 Lunchlecture by Building Heroes about the transition from study to career
  • 13:45 – 16:30 Workshops by Building Heroes
  • 13:45 – 16:30 CV check by TU/e Career Academy

 

Opening Lecture

The Bouwkunde Bedrijvendagen will kick off with the Opening Lecture. Each year we invite an interesting speaker, who is active in the built environment, to give a lecture about his/her projects. This year we will welcome Scheldebouw, which will talk about their work on the ODE Booking.com headquarters on Oosterdokseiland, Amsterdam, the way how triple glazing influences this building and about one of the Bankside Yard buildings in London with its closed cavity facades.

The lecture will be on 23rd of February 2021 from 12:45 till 13:25. When you attend the lecture, you will get a free Scheldebouw goodie.

The subscribtion will be open from the 3rd of February till the 17th of February. If you want to subscribe, click the button on the top of this page ‘Join us’.

 

Cases

Due to the great successes of last years, the cases will be organized again this year! They will take place on the 24th of February from 14:00 until 16:00. Choose your preferred track, and together with one of our 3 companies, you can join a case in the A, U, or B direction. Together with fellow students, you will work on a real assignment from the company. Gain more insight into the way of working in the company and improve your collaboration skills, this is also the perfect moment to ask your questions about the work environment!

The B case will be held by Heijmans.

The A case will be held by Arcadis. This case will be about designing a transportation hub. During these 2 hours you will make an architectural diagrammatic representation of your idea. Essentials: SketchUp Pro, AutoCAD, Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign.

The U case will be held by Fakton. During this case the ‘Zomerhofkwartier Rotterdam’ will be discussed. You will define a program around this area and make your best offer for this.

The subscribtion will be open from the 3rd of February till the 17th of February. If you want to subscribe, click the button on the top of this page ‘Join us’.

Companies Vision on: Sustainability

For this years edition we have a new event, which is called Companies Vision on: Sustainability. During this event, 3 companies will go into a debate about sustainability. First, they will present who they are as a company and how they include sustainability in their work. After this, they will discuss their point of view on different aspects of sustainability in the built environment. You as a student have the possibility to ask questions and join this discussion.

The subscribtion will be open from the 3rd of February till the 17th of February. If you want to subscribe, click the button on the top of this page ‘Join us’.

Walking Dinner

Unfortunately, the Walking Dinner will not be held this year. Due to the COVID-19 regulations this is not certain to organize in a preferred way. However, this will not mean that there are no other activities to get to know the companies.

1-on-1 Interviews

Looking for an internship or graduation company, this is the ultimate moment to speak personally with the companies. Every conversation lasts 15 minutes, where you can ask all your questions to the company, and the other way around. You can apply to different companies and send in your CV. Based on the subscriptions and your CV the company will select students that stand out for them.

The subscribtion will be open from the 3rd of February till the 25th of February. If you want to subscribe, click the button on the top of this page ‘Join us’.

 

Career Event

The highlight of the Bouwkunde Bedrijvendagen is the Career Event. 25 companies, working in the built environment, attend this year’s event. This is the moment to ask all your questions to different companies and make connections. Also if you are doubting which track is most interesting within our study, you can join the orientation rounds and get more insights. Here you can meet a lot of companies in a short amount of time.

The career market of Bouwkunde Bedrijvendagen 2021 will take place 3rd of March!

The subscribtion will be open from the 3rd of February till the 25th of February. If you want to subscribe, click the button on the top of this page ‘Join us’.

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