Events & News


Ivy Circle members and their partners are welcome to join Het Nationale Ballet for this very special closed event – a private rehearsal for the première of the classic holiday ballet, The Nutcracker.  Prior to the rehearsal, Ivy Circle guests will be invited to meet Adjunct Artistic Director Rachel Beaujean over informal drinks. […]

December 9: Nutcracker Rehearsal with Het Nationale Ballet


Join the Kellogg Alumni club for a highly interactive experience based on “Facilitation Methods” led by Philippe Bertinchamps, founder of Facilitatis for Individual and Team Development. Philippe is a sales executive, facilitator, coach, trainer and a  certified practitioner in “Lego Serious Play” Facilitation Workshops. About the “Get Serious About Customer Play” event:Philippe […]

Save the date: December 4 play serious LEGOs with Kellogg


The Yale Club invites Ivy Circle members and their partners to join an event at PAN Amsterdam, the most important Dutch Fair for art, antiques, and design that has been a fixture on Amsterdam’s art calendar for thirty-three years. With thousands of works of art covering 5,000 years of art history, there […]

November 27: PAN Art Fair with Yale Club



The Harvard Club of the Netherlands and Industrieele Groote Club are proud to invite you to the launch of “Too Small To Fail”, a compelling new book by author James Breiding that explains how small, outperforming countries have ‘arrived at the future first’, and are being forced to grapple as ‘laboratories of the future’ […]

November 25: Too small to fail book launch


“Many of our schools are preparing their students for a labor market that is increasingly nonexistent. With The Gig Economy, Diane Mulcahy fills this critical gap and provides all of us with a set of tools and a mindset for a more productive and pleasurable work life. A must-read for anyone […]

October 31: Succeeding in the Gig Economy




Join Wharton alumna Marsha Plotnitsky, founder/curator of The Merchant House, Herengracht 254, Amsterdam, and special guests at TMH’s season opening exhibition on Saturday 21 September from 18.00-21.00, including drinks. RSVP to: invitations@merchanthouse.nl In addition, Marsha has a limited number of free tickets available to Ivy Circle alumni for the VIP […]

September 21: John Coplans: A Body of Work


Do you know any people who are considering to get an MBA in North America? The Amsterdam MBA Fair could be a very valuable source of information and inspiration for them. Registration is now open, please share the details with prospective students. More information and registration through this link.

Sep 19: Amsterdam MBA Fair


What: Annual Send-off Reception for US-bound & returning students   The board and member alumni clubs of Ivy Circle Netherlands invite all students starting at, currently attending, or returning from a U.S. college or university to join us for an informal send-off reception. Parents/guests and other U.S. alumni are also […]

July 2: Send-off Reception for US-bound students



What: Penn-Wharton Amsterdam “White Nights” Boat Cruise   Sunrise at 5am, sunset at 10pm. Enjoy the longest days of summer and the “White Nights” around the summer solstice.    Get together with Penn-Wharton & other Ivy Circle alumni for an intimate boat trip along the Amstel River and Amsterdam canals!   When: […]

June 22: Penn-Wharton Amsterdam “White Nights” Boat Cruise


The Kellogg Benelux Alumni Club invites you to this highly interactive workshop based on the New York Times bestselling book “Designing Your Life” by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans. Due to popular demand in Brussels, we’ve added an Amsterdam edition of this workshop/ Design thinking applied to your life Navigating […]

May 23: Designing Your Life Workshop


What: Get together with Penn-Wharton & other Ivy Circle alumni for an informal drink the day after King’s Day festivities. When: Sunday 28 April from 15:00-18:00 Where: Kitchen & Bar Vondelpark3, Vondelpark 3, 1071 AA Amsterdam Cash bar (pay for your own drinks)

April 28: King’s Day Hangover