An overview of the committees of I*ESN Tilburg

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Do you have a skill you would like to develop and do you want to get involved in Tilburg's biggest international student community? Become an I*ESN committee member!

We're looking for enthusiastic committee members for the following committees:

  • International cantus committee 🎉
  • Event committee 🎲
  • Intro camp committee ☀
  • Bar committee 🍻
  • Promo committee 🌍
  • Cooking committee 🍽
  • Project committee 🧱
  • Buddies & Mentors 💙

Browse this page for more info! Still have questions? Email the committee or

Cantus Committee

The Cantus Committee is responsible for the organization of the immense I*ESN international beercantus for over 1500 students! Are you an organizational talent and want to learn more about booking bands, venues, promotion and all logistics that come along with a big event like this?

Send an e-mail to the Cantus Committee,

Do you want to get an idea of what the International Cantus will look like? Check out the International Cantus page.

Event Committee

The aim of the Event Committee is to ensure all I*ESN Tilburg Events run as smoothly as possible to ensure that all members can get the most out of all the events without having to worry about a thing, sit back and let the Event Committee take you on an adventure.

Te Event Committee organizes different trips and events during the year, for example the bigger trips like ESurf and ESNow, but also a weekend trip to Amsterdam so you can experience the capital of the Netherlands in pure style. We have some more trips in store such as a weekend in Prague, or a once in a lifetime trip to Oktoberfest to experience how the Bavarians drink beer. Next to the bigger events, the event committee organizes multiple smaller events like the Holland City Race or a trip to the Keukenhof and much much more! At the calendar you can find all the events that are planned during the semester!

We are looking for new members! Send an email to the Event Committee,

Introcamp Committee

The IntroCamp Committee organizes an amazing camp in the beginning of every semester. During this weekend about 130 (international)students will get to know their groups better by joining fun activities like a beer cantus or different games. On sunday there is the secret activity which you cannot miss!

Do you want to help us out preparing our famous introduction camp or want to know more about this committee? Send an email to the Introcamp Committee,

Bar committee

We are always looking for new BarCo! No idea what we're talking about? Those lovely people in red, who dedicate some of their nights to getting you drunk. The people who hand you a nice cup of cold water when you need it, and help you remember some parts from the night before when you can no longer remember them.

As a BarCo member you will get to do shifts with partyanimals like yourself. You’ll serve the drinks during the Carpe parties and enjoy free beer behind the bar. And don't forget the precious afterdrinks and BarCo meetings, where memories are made.
You’ll have a few shifts per semester and your availability (exams, travel etc) will be taken into account. Bar experience is not required! Interested in being part of one of the most respected committees in I*ESN? Email us at

Promo Committee

Promo Committee

Would you like to be responsible for the introduction of 2500 students into the student life of Tilburg? Are you ready to show them what the student life is about? Then we are looking for you! I*ESN is looking for members of the Promo Committee that will be in charge of the afternoon program during the TOP Week.

As a member of the Promo Committee you will work together with a team on the set-up and the coordination of the TOP Week. We are looking for enthusiastic people that would like to give the new students the time of their lives, while having fun themselves as well. You should be available for the whole TOP Week. Being member of the Promo Committee is a lot of fun, helps you develop your organizational skills and is an appealing addition to your resume. Are you the person we are looking for? Then send an email to Lin,, as soon as possible!

Cooking Committee

The CoCo serves you food almost every other friday. You can find the different dates on the calendar. For only 5 euros you can enjoy an amazing dinner with your friends in Carpe Noctem. Every night there will be a different theme, for example tapas night, Dutch dinner or a Sinterklaas dinner.

There is a difference between Carpe Dinners and Cooking with Culture. Carpe Dinners are fully served and made by the CoCo, the Cooking with Culture nights exchange students can show part of their culture by helping the CoCo with cooking a meal that is typically for their country. This means you can show a part of your culture to other exchange students. This can go together with a little quiz about your home country or a special drink.

If you like cooking with a group of other students and want become part of this committee, please send an email to the Cooking Committee,

Social Projects Committee

This committee is involved with several projects during the year, such as Night University and discussion/debate evenings at our bar. The committee is also responsible for organising a symposium. Last year we started with Introducing the Netherlands, lectures with various themes, taught by Tilburg University professors coming from all kinds of fields. These lectures are open to all, but especially targeted at international students in Tilburg and refugees.

Interested in joining? Send an email to

Acquisition Committee

Are you joining I*ESN and do you really want to helping along with enlarging our association? Then, sign up for the acquisition committee. We are the ones, together with the Vice-president, always looking out for ways and possibilities to attract new sponsors and partners. By this you get a nice opportunity to boost your professional skills as well as your CV. Interested in joining us?!

Send an email to Patrick,!

Pubquiz Committee

Hey there! If everything is right you already know us since you have been participating in our pub quiz. If not, make sure to be quick enough with your subscription the next time and have a great Friday evening!

So what do we do on these days? Our bar gets filled up with enthusiastic competitive people that want to have the smartest team. We play in teams consisting of six players, that bond with their team and have nice special beer. Joining this committee means preparing a part of the questions, which you can present through the microphone during the pub quiz.

Being part of the organization of those entertaining nights is definitely great fun! Interested in joining us, send an email to the Pub Quiz Committee,

Communication Committee

Are you interested in photography, writing, videomaking, designing or anything related to this? Then join our Communication Committee! This committee will make content for our blog, youtube channel, newsletter and other communications. You don't need to be fully skilled in these things, we learn these to each other!
Do you want to develop yourself as a journalist, critic, blogger, photographer or final editor? Please send an email to Isanya,

DJ Committee

What is a party without music? Our DJ's make the party happen. Do you have a bit of experience in a dj booth and want to improve this or do you want to show your skills to our guest? Then you are our man / girl! If you want to become part of this committee, please send an email to Twan,


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