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Home | Graduate program | Facilities | Student Council | Student Council: upcoming events

Student Council: upcoming events

From time to time, the Student Council organizes fun events for the students. Regular events include the Introduction Day for the first-year students, Sinterklaas, ice skating, and the International Dinner.


View past events here.

Annual Chess Tournament

The annual chess tournament is back on February 3, 2023 at 18:00. It is open for all students, alumni, and staff members!
There will be three leagues:

Standard: for all players with more than 10 games in their pocket.
New Players: for those ready to learn the game
Drink-in: for those advanced in drinking (0.0)beers or who would like to support their favorite player.

There will be a brief tutorial at 17:00 to learn the rules of the game. Register before January 29, 23:59 via link shared in the slack social activity channel.

Monthly drinks

Every last Friday of the month we organize drinks at Cafe van Zuylen in Amsterdam from 20:00. All BDS and TI students are welcome to join us in one of the city's most classic Dutch brown cafés. 

TI-BDS Walking, Cycling and Running Clubs - ongoing events

For everyone who wants to move and stay connected, the Student Council invites you to join our Strava Clubs for walking, cycling and running. We are hosting sport events on a regular basis and have a virtual dinner party afterwards. Join the club to stay updated!

Everyone affiliated to the Tinbergen Institute or Business Data Science can join. Hyperlinks to our clubs can be found on Intranet > Event Login or contact one of the student council officers for more information.