Intern Events
Venture Cafe Rotterdam

Do you love bringing events to life? Do you want to help connect entrepreneurs, students, researchers, creatives, corporates, and investors in an inspiring setting and in a responsible way to make things happen? Yes? Then you belong at Venture Café! 

We are seeking an Intern Events who can give our clients a first class experience during our corporate events and other special events.

Venture Café is a non-profit organization located in the heart of Rotterdam City, at the Groothandelsgebouw right next to the Central Station. 

We offer programming aimed at inspiring and connecting. We are inclusive to all and have a model of engineered serendipity: we curate the programs and opportunities to connect, however leave it up to our visitors to get what they need out of the meetings, events, conferences, etc.


You will have a drive to learn about organizing events and bringing a creative, flexible approach to your work.  You’ll have a long-term commitment and passion for mission-driven work, which will give you the drive to deliver successful events and gatherings for Venture Café Rotterdam.

More specifically, you want to learn about:

  • Executing events or engagement activities
  • Envisioning, developing and implementing innovative event experiences
  • Connecting with a broad cross-section of the community 
  • Utilizing of space in creative and engaging ways
  • Promoting programs through social media channels
  • Comfortable with failure; commitment to improvement
  • Being creative and flexible
  • Generating a good attention to detail


  • A MBO, HBO or University Student
  • Willing to grow as a professional and open-minded
  • Naturally interested in helping/supporting others
  • Disciplined and independent
  • Interested in B2B/B2C events
  • Fluent in Dutch and English

Are you interested in this position? You can send an email to  containing your CV and a motivation letter. I am looking forward to your applications and maybe you will be our next events intern!

About Venture Café

Venture Café is a non-profit organization located in the heart of Rotterdam City, at the Groothandelsgebouw right next to the Central Station. We connect innovators to make things happen. Our visitors are startups, corporates, government, investors, and students. Everyone who wants to explore entrepreneurship, learn about innovation, meet like-minded people is welcome! We are an international organization and we adhere to the approach: think global, act local. For the reason we have a large international crowd of visitors we mostly speak English at our events on Thursday Gatherings.

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