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Date: Wednesday, 15 May & Thursday, 16 May 2019
Time: Wednesday, 09.30H – Thursday 21.15H
Location: The Hague

Note: participation fee of €25,- . 

For students only!


Join us on a two day Energy Excursion to the political heart of the Netherlands: The Hague! We will discuss the Human Capital Agenda of the energy sector, Dutch climate agreements and future ambitions regarding renewables.


Day 1, prominent speakers of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, TNO and the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL), will share their experience and vision. In the evening there is a free programme, to explore the city!

Day 2, we will visit the All Energy Day; a popular energy conference for students, organized by our fellow energy enthusiasts of the Energy Club. With over 700 students and more than 30 companies, it is a great opportunity to learn, connect and share in the field of sustainable energy. Learn more on their website:



We offer you:


  • Exclusive lectures with prominent guest speakers
  • Free entry to the All Energy Day
  • Train trip to The Hague and back
  • One overnight stay in the city centre of The Hague
  • Breakfast and lunch on Thursday




Noe van Hulst – Ministry of Economic Affairs & Climate Policy

Hydrogen Envoy for the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs & Climate Policy and special advisor of the Dutch Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations. Also former Dutch ambassador to the OECD and former chairman at the Governing Board of the International Energy Agency (IEA).


Pieter Boot – Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL)  

Head of the Department of Climate, Air and Energy at the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency. Former director long term office and policy analyses at IEA and former director Energy & Sustainability at the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs & Climate Policy.


Ton van Dril – TNO

Experienced senior researcher at ECN part of TNO and policy advisor in the field of energy. Specialised in integrated policy program evaluations, energy and economic modelling, energy use in heavy industries, energy employment and investment.



It is defined as an Energy Learning Activity for students of the Hanze UAS and the University of Groningen. Students are invited to attend as many Energy Learning Activities as they want, at all stages of their education.
Energy Learning Activities are part of the Energy Academy Europe Certificate. If students follow 10 Energy Learning Activities and also complete 30 ECTS in energy courses at Hanze UAS or the University of Groningen, they are eligible for obtaining the EAE Certificate.

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