Information BIP participants

At this page, you will find a lot of useful information for during your Blended Intensive Programme. Please carefully read the infomation below.


When: November 29
Time: 20:00-21:30

- Introduction
- 9 Advantages of Networking
- Acotr Network Theory (ANT)
- 18 Conversation starter questions
- 4 Tools to map your network
- 10 ways to improve your networking skills

When: December 4

- Registration from 14:00h onwards at the entrance, Zwijsenplein 1.

- Issuing Gala Concerts Passe-Partout: 37,50 euro.

- Network drink from 18:00-20:00 at Cenakel, Zwijsenplein 1.

Gala concerts1 Ambience photo Fontys

What: European Clarinet Congress
: December 5-9
Masterclasses, concerts, workshops, an expo and more!

What: Lunch and Networking Drink
: December 9

Time: 13:00 onwards
Where: Cenakel, Zwijsenplein 1

Frequently Given Answers... (to FAQ)

1. Your Hostel is very close to the institute and the train station.

  • 2. You will get a plan/map of Fontys Academy of the Arts at the start of the week.
  • 3. It is possible to study at the Academy, but we don't have 100 rooms available. So please be considerate to your fellow students.
  • 4. The Academy is not exclusively open for the Congress. So please behave like a good guest.
  • 5. If you notice something suspicious or if there is an emergency, always alarm the person at the entrance desk.

1. You will get lunch every day in a paper bag. You can collect it every day at the entrance of the building.

2. Do you have any allergies? Let us know by sending an e-mail to
3. Bring your own mug or coffee-cup (you can also buy one for 1 euro in the canteen).

1. You can only pay with a Maestro card (no credit cards) in our Academy, and at the Concert Hall Tilburg.

2. WiFi Fontys Academy of the Arts: guestaccount, password: December2023#

3. Do not leave your stuff unguarded.
4. We are not responsible for personal items that you lose, or that break down. Be always very careful.

5. You'll get your badge when you register. Alwasys wear it! You can not join the BIP, ECC, Masterclasses, Concerts without your badge.

6. You get your badge when you register. Always wear it.