Organizing Committee

Current executive committee: The organization of the International Research Project 2018 is in hands of the following executive committee: Thijs Canjels, Chairman Harm van Duijnhoven, Financial Manager Ward de Kleijn, Coordinator Contract Research Niek Segers, Coordinator External Relations & Program Mick Berkhout, Coordinator Culture, Accommodation & Transportation f.l.t.r.: Ward de Kleijn, Harm van Duijnhoven, Thijs Canjels, Niek Segers, Mick Berkhout…. Read more »


Digital Business Era Stretch Your Boundaries Information technology has changed the infrastructure and operation of businesses from the time the Internet became widely available to businesses and individuals. This digital transformation has profoundly changed the way businesses conduct their daily operations; accelerating business activities and processes to fully leverage opportunities in a strategic way. The result is maximized benefits of… Read more »

Research Projects

The participants of the IRP conduct research projects for firms. This research will take place in the Netherlands from December 2018 to June 2019. The IRP allows your company to benefit from the expertise of the students of Industrial Engineering. Research projects regarding the theme of this year’s IRP, the Digital Business Era, can provide the students with more insights… Read more »


The International Research Project (IRP) cannot be financially independent. For this reason, we would appeal to companies to support our project in all possible ways. Companies can support the IRP financially, or in kind. The IRP is an excellent opportunity for companies to get attention from students in the final phase of their study Industrial Engineering. In addition, the members… Read more »

Study Trip

This year the International Research Project will head to Vancouver, Seattle, Portland and San Fransisco. During the study trip, several visits to companies that have a connection to the theme Digital Business Era will take place. Also several universities will be visited, and a visit to the Dutch Embassy. The goal of the study trip is to explore and document… Read more »


For more information, please contact us: Regarding research projects, please contact Ward de Kleijn Regarding financial support, please contact Harm van Duijnhoven Regarding company visits, please contact Niek Segers Regarding other matters, please contact us at


The subscription for the Industria Congres 2018 is open! The target audience consists of Industrial Engineering third year bachelor students and master students from OML, BIS, IM and MSE. Student tickets will be €10.-. Click here to get your ticket  


In 2018 the Industria Congres will be organized for the 35th time. The organisation consists of five students from the faculty of Industrial Engineering at the Technical University Eindhoven (TU/e). The “Stichting Bedrijfskunde Congres Industria” (SBCI), primarily called the “Congrescommissie” is supported by the study association Industria. During the Industria Congres lectures and workshops are organized. The aim of this… Read more »

Exam training

Industria organizes several exam trainings for students who can use a little extra help or are motivated to make the best out of their courses. These trainings are offered in the Pavilion by students who excelled in the relevant courses. The trainings are executed by AthenaStudies. The courses that are currently offered: – Stochastic Operations Management – Statistics – Mathematics 1… Read more »

Educational feedback

If you have any comments, questions, feedback or complaints related to education, you can directly contact the responsible council from your year or our Educational Officer. For Bachelor students the mail addresses of the councils are as follows: First Years Education Council: Second Years Education Council: Third Years Education Council: For all questions or remarks about Master… Read more »