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Program INKOM 2017

The program of INKOM 2017 is officially known!

Program INKOM

Monday August 21st

10:00-16:00 Registrations
You have registered yourself for the INKOM during the Registrations. Here you have received your wristband, a fashionable Maastricht University bag containing a city map of Maastricht and this program booklet. The Registrations is also the event where you meet your mentors and fellow group members.  The INKOM has now officially started!

 

12:30-17:00 Welcome to Maastricht
After the registrations you will get the chance to get to know your group at Welcome to Maastricht. You can bond over a group activity on a huge inflatable storm track! Furthermore, there will be an information market, where all your questions about Maastricht and the university can be answered. Organizations of cultural, study related, political and practical matters will be present to answer all of them. All of this while enjoying pizza, drinks and some fine tunes!

 

17:00-19:00 Dinner with Mentors  
Dinner time! Get to know the rest of your group better during a nice meal. Your mentors might show their cooking skills and let you experience typical student food. You can also decide to visit one of the many restaurants Maastricht has to offer. It is al up to you and your group!

 

19:00-23:00 Opening: Legends of Tomorrow
The Opening will be the official start of the INKOM and your student life! At the Markt, the Workgroup INKOM will open INKOM 2017 with a great show. There will be performances of fellow student DJ Ludocriz, the Shakin’ DJ’s from Limburg, the cover band the Daredevils who will surprise you with their hits and mash-ups and last but not least high energy artist Freddy Moreira who will definitely make sure to get you on your feet. A great party atmosphere is guaranteed so make sure to come to the Opening for a legendary opening of your INKOM!

 

23.00-03.00 After Opening Parties
At 23:00 different associations will open the doors to their parties.
These open parties are not organized by the Workgroup INKOM, so the responsibility and liability are transferred to the organizing student associations.

 

Tuesday August 22nd

11:00-15:00 Day @ the Uni
During this INKOM activity you have the opportunity to work on your general study skills. You can find the workshops provided in your INKOMmunication.

 

13:15 hours – Joseph Oubelkas
Zuyd Hogeschool has arranged Joseph Oubelkas to tell you an inspiring story. He used to be a successful businessman in IT, but then catastrophe stroke during a trip to Morocco. He ended up doing time in prison and is now the perfect person to tell you all about a positive mindset in times of difficulties. During the third shift, everybody, regardless of shift are free to come and listen to his impressive story.

Furthermore, many study associations will participate and show you what they have to offer in the backyard of SBE. You can hand in the coupon that you will find in this booklet to make use of a nice free brunch to stimulate your brain. 

 

14:30-19:00 Festival
Haven’t gotten around to a festival this summer? Or looking forward to another one? Do you feel like partying on after the festivities on Monday? Or more like relaxing because you partied a bit too hard? No worries, INKOM has it all, in one place, at one time. On Tuesday the Festival at the Stadspark will offer numerous activities, places to eat, drink, and relax, and a chance to get a taste of student life in Maastricht. The student associations will introduce themselves with different activities. Next to that we have invited several bands and DJ’s that each will fill the Stadspark with a broad range of enjoyable, danceable music. DJ duo Baile Phunk will blow the speakers and the Festival will be brought to an end by Funky Risotto, who will definitely surprise you with their explosive performance. If you are feeling hungry, you can always go to the food corner where you can get food with your INKOM coins.

 

19:00-22:00 Pub Crawl
After the Festival, it is time for you to discover the vibrant pubs of Maastricht! Follow the crowd and find your favorite pub in the city. When you hand over a coupon from this INKOMmunication, you will receive a discount on drinks in the best pubs of Maastricht. The stamp card which your mentors have received will tell you exactly where to go.

 

22:00-03:00 MECC Party: LEGENDS OF TOMORROW
We found the next LEGENDS OF TOMORROW.  Ever imagined yourself as a DJ? Making multiple tracks with Martin Garrix at just 17 years old? These DJ’s imagined and accomplished just that.  We introduce to you: Rowen Reecks, Justin Mylo, Mesto and our headliner: Lucas & Steve! Despite their young age, they have made collaborations with the best DJ’s and played main stage Tomorrowland and other big festivals around the world.  Combine these talents with special effects and lightshows: it will make your night…LEGENDARY!

 

Wednesday August 23rd

10:30-12:30 Legendary Workout
UM SPORTS offers you a Legendary Workout at the University Sports Centre (USC)!
1. Wednesday 10.30-12.30: Become the Legends of Tomorrow! Challenge yourself during various sports activities and get to know UM SPORTS’ legendary group classes.
2. Friday 10.30-12.30: A nice and relaxing morning to prepare yourself for the final day. Close off this legendary week with a Legendary & Calming Workout for body and mind!
Make sure to bring sports clothes, clean indoor sports shoes and a towel. It is possible to get changed and shower at the USC. The workouts will last 1 – 1.5 hours.

 

12:30-15:00 Picnic @ the Park
Need a break in the middle of the week? Come to the park and enjoy a relaxed picnic. The students of student association Amphitryon will provide you with a free meal, which you can get by handing in a coupon from this booklet. This is the perfect opportunity to recover from a heavy night of partying or an intensive workout earlier this morning. 

 

15:00-18.00 Activities of Choice
During the Activities of Choice different student associations, sport associations, fraternities, sororities, and other student organizations present their own activity. This will give you the chance to get to know the association/fraternity/sorority of your choice. Make sure you visit the activity that appeals most to you personally, as you do not have to be with your entire group during this activity. You can find the different activities in your INKOMmunication.

 

18:00-23:00 CultiFest
Comedy, drama, theatre, opera, dance, art and various other types of acts will perform in the Bonnenfantenmuseum on Wednesday. The Bonnenfantenmuseum will be turned into a true cultural playground: CultiFest! There will be a stage outside with great acts, but make sure you visit the museum to look at all the surprise acts and activities you will find inside! Indulge yourself in the different cultural activities Maastricht has to offer and at the same time enjoy food at the foodmarket. You can get a free meal at a foodtruck of your choice! Be aware that some of the foodtrucks have limited capacity, so make sure you get there in time to get your first choice!

 

23:00-05:00 Open Parties
At 23:00 different associations will open the doors to their parties.
These open parties are not organized by the Workgroup INKOM, so the responsibility and liability are transferred to the organizing student associations.

 

Thursday 24th

12:00-16:00 SportsEvent
On the fourth day of INKOM 2017 it is time to get active! The University Sports organization (UM SPORTS) and the Student Sports Associations will present themselves during the SportsEvent. You will find lots of information, workshops and demonstrations of all sports and their memberships. You don’t have to bring your sport gear; you can also just come to watch the various sport groups and consider if you are interested in joining one. Some Sports Associations sell food at their stand, where you can pay with cash. Drinks at the bar and food at the truck can be bought with INKOM coins.
After an intensive beginning, the ‘third half’ will start at 14:30 hours and you can enjoy a beer at the bar.
Are you interested in continuing sports during your studies, or are you ready to try something new? Then you cannot miss this activity!

 

16:00-19:00 BBQ
After this intensive search, it’s time to gain some new energy at the biggest barbecue of Maastricht! At the Onze Lieve Vrouwewal, one hundred BBQ’s will be waiting for you to enjoy some freshly grilled meat. If you are a vegetarian, have a food allergy or are on a special diet, please inform your mentors, because we also have a delicious meal ready for you. The BBQ is divided into two shifts, so be sure to stick to the schedule. 

 

19:30-22:30 Cantus (18+)
The most legendary student tradition and an absolute highlight of the INKOM! During the next three hours you will be taken away by a singing Cantusband. You will find yourself shamelessly singing with the rest of the participants within a few moments.  To regulate the Cantus, it is absolutely necessary that everybody respects the Cantus rules, explained in advance. It is wise to wear some old clothes and to protect your valuables from getting wet. You can buy your Cantus pitchers with Cantus coins, available at the MECC.You can also buy Cantus coins at the SportsEvent with cash and PIN and at the BBQ with PIN only.  The Cantus is only accessible for students that are 18+. When you have no age wristband but you are 18+, please make sure you get one at the entrance of the Cantus. For INKOM participants and mentors, the ID check will start at 19:30.

 

19:30-22:30 Film
The Film is an activity that takes place at the same time as the Cantus. If you are younger than 18 years old, or prefer to relax and watch one of the released movies, you can come to the Film at Euroscoop Maastricht (Wilhelminasingel 39). There is one cinema room reserved especially for the INKOM.

 

23.00-05.00 Open Parties
At 23:00 different associations will open the doors to their parties.
These open parties are not organized by the Workgroup INKOM, so the responsibility and liability are transferred to the organizing student associations.

 

Friday August 25th

10:30-12:30 Legendary Workout
UM SPORTS offers you a Legendary Workout at the University Sports Centre (USC)!
1. Wednesday 10.30-12.30: Become the Legends of Tomorrow! Challenge yourself during various sports activities and get to know UM SPORTS’ legendary group classes.
2. Friday 10.30-12.30: A nice and relaxing morning to prepare yourself for the final day. Close off this Legendary Week with a Legendary & Calming Workout for body and mind!
Make sure to bring sports clothes, clean indoor sports shoes and a towel. It is possible to get changed and shower at the USC. The workouts will last 1 – 1,5 hour.

 

13:00-17:00 Beach Lounge
Starting your day with lounging and partying at the beach? During Beach Lounge it’s possible! On Friday we will be enjoying the beautiful scenery at Fun Valley, while listening to relaxing beats by Dominico. Also make sure to pick up your free lunch with a coupon. No need for a lounge, and looking for action? It will be possible to challenge your team at laser tag, paintball and the climbing wall! In case you do not have a bicycle yet it will also be possible to make use of the INKOM shuttle bus. Fun Valley is located at 15 minutes by bicycle from the city center. 

 

14:30-20:00 Mosae Master & Mosae Master Dinner
During Mosae Master, all participants of a Master group (so not the Master students in a bachelor group) get to enjoy two rounds of workshops and a tapas dinner. At 14:30 you will gather at the Central Hall of Centre Céramique. Next, you can visit the first round of workshops which will take place at Centre Céramique and the Bonnefantenmuseum. Visit the INKOM-website for an overview.
After two rounds of interesting workshops, that will be of great advantage when you start your career after finishing your Masters, there will be a drink in the Bonnefantenmuseum. Here, you will have the opportunity to talk to the representatives of the parties that have given a workshop, in an informal atmosphere. Additionally, you can decide to participate in a wine tasting in exchange for 3 coins. The tapas dinner starts after this closing drink.

 

17:00-19:00 Dinner of Choice
Hungry after Beach Lounge? Several student associations, sport associations, fraternities, sororities, and other student organizations offer meals. Check appendix B to discover all available options. The price and whether a vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free alternative is offered will be mentioned in the appendix as well. Please note that some of the associations only accept cash payments.

 

18:30-23:00 Comedy Night
At the end of the week, it is time to relax and have a good laugh before the last big party, the Bavaria Night. We are very proud to present stand-up comedy act ‘Stranger Things Have Happened’. Stranger Things Have Happened improvises based on suggestions from the audience, so success is guaranteed. The event will take place at the Conservatorium.

 

23:00-05:00 MECC Party: Bavaria Night
Joins us for the biggest student party of the year! Boris Smith, Dubbel Fout, Brooks and number 32 DJ duo of the world: BASSJACKERS are going to make sure this is the best party of the year. The Bassjackers have reached massive heights in their career with numerous chart-topping bangers with the likes of Martin Garrix, Afrojack, KSHMR, Dyro, R3hab, and Showtek, to name a few, as well as remixes for A-list artists including Rihanna, Enrique Iglesias, and Ne-Yo. At the top of their game, in combination with coolest lasers, pyro-effects and lightshows our artists will tear our stage up and wow crowds along the way.

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