An introductory presentation from the 2017 Utrecht Conference, hosted by Cor Jansen, Director of Regional Co-operation and Strategic Alliances, Utrecht University.

The session provided an overview of both Utrecht as a city and Utrecht University, looking at key stats, the culture, the buildings and facilities and more.

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2017 Utrecht Conference: Day 1 Introduction - Welcome to Utrecht - Cor Jansen

Since 2017, Cor has served as Director of Regional Co-operation and Strategic Alliances for Utrecht University, working on the concept of the civic and toward a more inclusive and diverse university.

Previously, Cor worked at the university as Director, Communication & Marketing for nearly 7 years. Prior to Utrecht University, Cor worked in the field of Communication & Marketing for several institutes of higher education including: University of Groningen, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, and HU Utrecht University of Applied Sciences and Utrecht Community College. He is also President of the Business Peloton Utrecht.

The W100 Annual Conference 2017 took place at Utrecht University in Utrecht, the Netherlands, from 4 – 6 October. Cor Jansen, Director of Regional Co-operation and Strategic Alliances, Utrecht University, was our host. The conference focused on how universities work to influence on a global scale, which the world-leading Dutch are well-versed in.

If you want to find out more about attending this year’s conference please visit our conference page or get in touch via email.