The MARUG Marketing Conference is the largest student marketing conference in the Netherlands. Annually, about 500 students and business participants visit the event. Lectures and workshops related to the theme will take place during the event. Theme’s like "The Cloud of Connections", "The Jungle of Data", "Marketing 2020", “Co-Creation" and "Authenticity" came by previous years. The theme of last year was: "Transition of Tactics - shifting worlds, evolving customers"
As a Conference Board member, you will be busy organising the Conference for almost a whole year. Doing so, you will gain professional knowledge about event management, and you will get in touch with interesting companies. The topic, quality, and professionality creates the uniqueness of the MARUG Conference, and it is important to maintain these traits. The Conference board is working on the organisation for about 20-25 hours per week. Nevertheless, it differs per function and per week how many hours you need to fulfill the tasks. In the final two months you will spend some extra time on the final organisation. This a Dutch-speaking board. Organising the MARUG Conference is a great opportunity to develop yourself in different ways. You will gain professional knowledge about event management, and besides that you will get in touch with successful companies and their marketing departments.
The Conference Board 2022-2023 consists of:
Chairman: Carst van der Werff
Commercial Relations & Treasurer: Tim van Noord
Theme and speakers & Secretary: Femke Leusink
Day Organisation: Anna van Althuis
PR & Promotion: Else Kok
Interested? For more information about this committee or one of the other ones, you can contact Robien Akkerman. Or apply directly! You can apply by sending your motivation letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, including two functions of preference!
6 board members
Dutch students only
Application deadline: 28th of April (Chairman) 19th of May (Other functions)
Period June - March
Workload 24 hours per week
Joining the committee
Werff, van der, C. (Carst)
Leusink, F. (Femke)
Noord, van, T. (Tim)
Kok, E. (Else)
Althuis, van, A. (Anna)