PG Europe
Career Event

Join the online career event organised by Project Group Europe! Every year we bring members abroad to visit companies, institutions and organisations to meetin with inspiring people, this year we bring them to you!

19 March
admission fee


Plenary speakers


Karel van Oosterom

Dutch Ambassador to the United Kingdom

Karel van Oosterom is the Dutch Ambassador to the United Kingdom and has a lot of experience in the international field.

In the past years he has fulfilled several interesting positions, including permanent representative to the United Nations and Director Political Affairs at the Dutch Ministery of Foreign Affairs.

Want to know more about Karel van Oosteroms experiences in as permanent representative to the UN? Read about his experiences in his book “Met een oranje das” where he shares an intimate insight into the Security Council.



Pauline Bieringa

Managing Director Triodos Bank Nederland

Pauline Bieringa is the Managing Director of Triodos Bank, one of the most sustainable banks in the world. 

Prevouisly, Pauline Bieringa was Managing Director Public Finance bij BNG Bank, fulfilled several positions at ING Bank . 

We are very glad that she has accepted our invitation to talk about her career and how money and financial systems can be used in the future. 

Want to come prepared for this talk? Pauline Bieringa would like to encourage you to read ‘Een land van kleine buffers’ of Dutch Economist Dirk Bezemer, about how there is enough money, but how we are using it wrong. 


Meet our guests for the speed dating round

Speed Dates - Round 1

Monica Arac de Nyeko

UNICEF humanitarian specialist & Ugandan writer

Heleen van den Berg

Director National Operations Red Cross




Speed Dates - Round 2

Stijn Kersten

First embassy secretary Permanent Representations of the Netherlands to the EU and NATO

Daniel Sent

Cluster Politics & Security at Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Germany

Emil Goosen

Entrepreneur, COO & Co-founder at Aquabattery B.V.

Floor Bruinsma

Immigration Consultant at Deloitte

Stijn ter Heerdt

Policy Advisor to MEP Sophie in ´t Veld at European Parliament

Daan Stelder

Project manager at VNG International

Mirthe Biemans

Manager Strategy at housing corporation Rochdale & Candidate Member of Parliament



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