Opportunities in Europe… Cleverland!

As a student or starter, would you like to learn more about the possibilities in the Euroregion?

One of the great initiatives in Limburg in the field of employment is Cleverland, they organize a number of Round Table sessions with Fontys on September 16 and 17.

The goal is to bring together highly educated Dutch and German jobseekers and employers. With a Euroregional profile, employees have an edge on the labor market.

Target groups of the Roundtable talks are companies, HBO/WO students, recent graduates and jobseekers. The participants can respond and ask questions via the chat function.

Registration is free of charge! Click here to register for free.

Program of the online Roundtable conversations

Wednesday September 16

11:00 Round Table call: The manufacturing industry in Cleverland: unknown makes unloved.

In Cleverland there is no sector that creates more added value than the manufacturing industry. However, the sector does not get the attention it deserves. What opportunities are there for you within the manufacturing industry in Cleverland euregio?

13:30 Seminar: What’s happening @ Brightlands Campus Greenport Venlo?

What is happening at the Brightlands Venlo? Brightlands Campus is an open innovation community in Limburg with over 24.000 innovative entrepreneurs, researchers and students. They also collaborate in Euregional projects in the field of nutrition, sustainability, health and digitization. Are there any opportunities for you?

Thursday September 17

11:00 Round Table call: Recruiting competences and cultural differences across borders

This session is about competences and cultural differences. How are competences on both sides of the border understood and how can you deal with differences?

13.30 Seminar: Working in the Euroregion, opportunities and challenges

Opportunities and possibilities on the other side of the border. How do I know if this is of interest to me? How do I find work and what do I need to take into account if I want to work on the other side of the border?


The Cleverland project

The Interreg project Cleverland, which started on 1 January 2019, will run until the end of 2021 and will receive a total of 1.8 million euros from the European Union, the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the Dutch province of Limburg. Project partners are the Fontys Venlo, the Hochschule Niederrhein and the cities of Krefeld, Mönchengladbach and Venlo.