Partnerships with alumni associations

VBI alumni association

The Association of Management Science Engineers (VBI) is the alumni association of the TU/e’s Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences. It is a platform for alumni and prospective alumni, enabling them to forge contacts, maintain relations, acquire knowledge and exchange experience. Members of the VBI alumni association organize various activities for its alumni throughout the year. In addition, the association maintains close contacts with the alumni platform of TU/e, the Department of Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences and the Industria study association. For more information or an overview of current activities and meetings, see http://www.vbi-online.nl/

ITEM alumni association

ITEM stands for Technology and Society Engineers, a reference to the alumni of the course as it was called when the association was founded. As the alumni association of the Technology and Society course, now known as Innovation Sciences, ITEM maintains an alumni network. This fosters contacts in both the professional and social areas.

ITEM organizes and facilitates activities such as lectures, excursions, reunions, drinks and parties. It offers its members a professional network of former fellow students and provides information about developments within the university, the department and the discipline of Innovation Sciences. In addition, it maintains close contacts with the alumni platform of TU/e, the Department of Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences and the Intermate study association. For more information or an overview of current activities and meetings, see http://www.itema.nl/