On monday the 15th of Februari the students of the master Architecture and Urban Design got an update on the current state of the Professional Traineeship Program (PTP). This program, which is mandatory since 2015, gives extra training to recently graduated architects and urbanists and is mandatory to become an official architect or urbanist. During the evening multiple guest speakers shared knowledge and experience about the PTP. Amongst the guest were Henk Döll of the Architectural Register of the Netherlands, Bastian Prikartz of the Integral PEP program and also Mirjam Steins, who had experience with the experimental phase of the traineeship.
During the evening the students got the chance to ask questions about the program and the experiences of the guest speakers. A large amount of students showed interest in the event and took their opportunity to ask questions, eighter during the presentations but also during the drink after the presentations. In total 100 students joined the event, which created a dynamic, informative and interesting evening.
The slides of the event can be retrieved here.