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TSHD Career Day 2021

Date: Time: 10:30 Location: Online

The Tilburg School of Humanities and Digital Sciences considers it is important that you orientate on the labor market and prepare for your future career. The annual TSHD Career Day offers this possibility. This year, we organize an online edition for you on Thursday, April 22nd 2021.

How do you bridge the gap between your broad academic background and the labor market? Join the online annual TSHD Career Day, get inspired and find out what can you do to prepare yourself on your own career path! Get inspired by our keynote opening, learn from experiences of our alumni, listen to interesting company talks and join the online networking market.


  • 10:30 – 11:20  -  Keynote opening by Rudy van Beurden

    An inspiring talk about imagining your career and translating that towards practical goals in the short term. Rudy will try to motivate you and also share his own experiences. At the end, there is room for you to ask him anything!
  • 11:20 – 11:30 - Short break

    Grab yourself a fresh cup of coffee
  • 11:30 – 12:30 - Alumni sessions

    For each study program, we have invited 4 to 5 alumni to talk about their career
    journeys. Ask your questions and learn from their experiences.

    - Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence 

    - Communication and Information Sciences (BDM, NMD, CC)

    - Culture Studies (OC, MCD, JL, HH)

    - Data Science and Society

    - Liberal Arts and Sciences

    - Philosophy (EBO, PCC, PHC) 

  • 13:00 – 13:05 - Opening of the afternoon event by Study Association Flow

  • 13:05 – 13:35 - Opening talk by Google

  • 13:50 – 15:50  Company sessions

    Join the interactive sessions from interesting companies in three rounds.









    Genius Voice




    Fingerspitz/Hand-picked Agencies



    The sessions of IBM and Google have separate registration via

    Registration will be open from 7th to 15th of April.

  • 15:50 – 17:00 - Online networking market

    With companies Adeptiv, BrainCo, Dockbite, Genius Voice, Handpicked, Indicia, KLM and Marcadus.