Innovating Business Through IT

26 November 2018 - 26 November 2018

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    26 November 2018 - 26 November 2018

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Innovating Business Through IT

Event: 26th of November, 13:30 – 18:00
Deadline of CV application : 20th of November 17:00
Deadline normal application: 22th of November 17:00
Location: De Nieuwe Poort, Amsterdam
Sign up by filling in the form below! 

IT is in the core of many businesses. Innovative IT solutions enable companies to stay ahead of competition in a constantly changing environment. Successful management of IT and innovation is crucial for companies, and asks for professionals specialized in both IT and business. This day is organized for students who are interested in digital business, innovation and IT. Two leading companies, KLM and Hewlett Packard, will give interesting presentations and challenge you during their case sessions.


13:00 – Walk-in
13:30 – Official opening
13:45 – Speaker series
14:15 – Company presentations by KLM and Hewlett Packard
14:45 – Break
15:00 – Cases led by KLM and Hewlett Packard
17:00 – Network drink

You will also have the opportunity to be invited for a personal meeting with a recruiter of your choice. Upload your CV during the application to meet your future employer!

The number of spots for the cases are limited to 25 people, these spots will be filled on ‘first come first served’ basis. Please indicate your company preference during application and we will notify you in advance if you have been selected or can attend the other case. The case by KLM is already full, so applying for this case will put you on the waiting list.

About KLM

Founded on October 7, 1919, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is the oldest scheduled airline in the world still operating under its original name. In 2016, the KLM Group operated worldwide flights with over 200 aircraft, generating €10 billion revenues and employing 32.000 staff from its Amsterdam basis, which makes us one of the largest employers in the Netherlands. KLM has a strong focus on sustainability, and has been ranked the most sustainable airline in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the last decade. Our corporate culture is down to earth, direct, informal, and open-minded.

Our Internships & traineeships
To realize our ambitions for a healthy future, we are always interested in new talents who have something extra to offer our company. KLM offers around 150 internships for Bachelor and Master students annually, ranging from Event Manager at our headquarters in Amstelveen to Financial Controller at our Ground Services division at Schiphol Airport.

We also have great opportunities for young graduates. Are you looking for a traineeship in Finance, Business & IT, Engineering or Corporate Management?

Please check for additional information and our current vacancies. Keep in mind that KLM is Dutch at heart; therefore fluency in Dutch is required.

Are you ready for take-off?

Case information
Case name: The Digital Agent
Problem: asymmetric information B2C versus B2E
Assignment: Develop a functional and creative app for KLM Groundstaff

About Hewlett Packard

Hewlett Packard Enterprise helps customers make their mark on the world with cutting-edge technology solutions. We enable our customers to transform industries, markets, and lives by optimizing their IT to be uniquely suited to their needs. We do this by making Hybrid IT simple, powering the Intelligent Edge, and providing the Expertise to make it happen. Our customers’ challenges inspire us to advance technology and create solutions -their success is our success.

People are the heart of HPE. We bring together the brightest people to learn from each other and influence the industry. In 1939 our founders started a revolution. In 2015, we reinvented ourselves as Hewlett Packard Enterprise to take it to the next level, helping our customers create their future. Our curiosity sparks ideas that shape the way businesses succeed, treating every day as a new opportunity to advance how the world lives and works. Our people seize the opportunity to define their career experiences by advancing and growing themselves and our company.

“At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, quality is everyone’s responsibility and it’s accelerating time to value. We are committed to continually improving and meeting requirements by embedding quality in everything we do. We earn customers’ trust by delivering exceptional experiences through partnering, innovation, and a bias for action.”
Antonio Neri – President and Chief Executive Officer Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Sign up now for the HPE case at ‘Innovating Business through IT’ day to learn more about digital transformation!