What: Annual Send-off Reception for US-bound Students When: June TBC Where: TBC The board and member alumni clubs of Ivy Circle Netherlands would like to invite all students starting at a U.S. college or university this fall, as well […]

Send-off Reception for US-bound students June 2017


THE JOHN ADAMS INSTITUTE presents: Joby Warrick – Black Flags Date: 22 March 2016 at 8pm Location: Singelkerk, Singel 452 Amsterdam Two time Pulitzer Prize winning journalist (Washington Post) comes to the John Adams to discuss his new book Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS. In this book, Warrick tells the story […]

Partner News – Joby Warrick at the John Adams Institute


Amy Webb – The Signals Are Talking: How Today's Fringe Becomes Tomorrow's Mainstream Date: 17 March 2017 at 8 pm Location: Pakhuis de Zwijger, Piet Heinkade 179 Amsterdam How do you spot the emerging trends in business, technology and culture so that you can distinguish the trend from the trendy? Futurist Amy Webb, founder […]

Partner News – Amy Webb at the John Adams Institute



Verkiezingsdebat defensie en buitenlandse zaken    Op vrijdag 3 maart organiseert de Atlantische Commissie, in samenwerking met de KVBK en de GOV, het Verkiezingsdebat defensie en buitenlandse zaken. Aan het debat onder leiding van Robert van de Roer nemen o.a. deel de Tweede Kamerleden Salima Belhaj (D66), Han ten Broeke (VVD), Angelien Eijsink (PvdA) en Raymond Knops (CDA). De bijeenkomst vindt plaats in Perscentrum […]

Partner News – De Atlantische Commissie


The Netherland-America Foundation (NAF) Ondernemen in de USA, hoe pak je dat aan? Tips and tricks van experts   Dinsdag 21 februari 2017   Het eerste event van 2017 wordt gehost door VisaVersa in Dordrecht, experts in het regelen van werkvergunningen en visa's in de VS. Iets wat onder de nieuwe president […]

Partner News – The Netherland-America Foundation


The Harvard Club of the Netherlands is pleased to invite alumni to a private tour of part of the permanent collection of the Rijksmuseum by the museum's Curator of East Asian Art: 'Displaying Asian Art in the Rijksmuseum.' According to its mission statement, the Rijksmuseum 'offers a representative overview of Dutch art and […]

Rijksmuseum Private Tour on 24 February 2017



28 June 2016 at 4:30pm in Amsterdam The INSEAD Alumni Association of the Netherlands invites members of the Ivy Circle to join them at the Strategy Forum on Governance at the Royal Tropical Institute. With speakers including Wout Dekker, Chairman of the board of Rabobank and Jaap Winter, President Executive Board […]

Active Ownership, Active Boards


  What: View Dutch and international contemporary art in a stunning canal house setting, with South African wines, Dutch craft beer and divine food “proeverij” (tasting) with Chef Andy de Lange. Hosted and curated by Penn & Wharton alumna Marsha Plotnitsky at her art gallery on the Herengracht. Note: this […]

Reception at The Merchant House for Art


Registration is now open for our 5th annual U.S. Undergraduate Fair in the Netherlands              What: The fair, an Ivy Circle initiative, is organized in conjunction with Fulbright Center/EducationUSA, the U.S. Consulate General in Amsterdam and (host) International School of Amsterdam. The fair is targeted […]

U.S. Undergraduate Fair 2016



Are you a young professional with several years'  work experience in the private or public sector? Do your ambitions extend beyond the Netherlands? Are you considering a graduate business degree e.g. MBA (Master of Business Administration) from a top-ranked international program to take your career to the next level? The […]

Amsterdam MBA Fair 2016


Please join us at the annual Thanksgiving Dinner, organized by the Netherlands Fulbright Alumni Association (NFAA). This is the first time the invitation is extended to all alumni of all programs of the Fulbright Center, formerly known as NACEE. The keynote speaker will be Prof. Dr. James Kennedy*.

Fulbright Thanksgiving Dinner and Lecture 2015


Sales of anti-depressants have grown explosively during the past few decades. More than 800.000 people in the Netherlands, and more than 25 million in the U.S. take anti-depressants. Do they really work, or is this just a goldmine for the pharmaceutical industry? About the speaker: Robert J. DeRubeis is the Samuel H. […]

Anti-depressants: remedy or goldmine?