Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is ARE?
The Amsterdam Recruitment Event (ARE) is a two-day career event for students interested in Marketing, Consultancy, Management, or Communication. ARE gives students the opportunity to meet companies by participating in workshops, recruitment lunches, and presentations.

2. How can I sign up for ARE?
You can sign up here.

3. Can I go to the event without signing up for the activities?
No, please register online.

4. What are the costs of this event?
This event is FREE for MAA members and €5,00 for non-members. Not a member yet? You can become a member here.

5. Do I get a confirmation?
Yes, a confirmation will be sent to you within 24 hours. If you have not received a confirmation please email:

6. Where can I find the general program?
Under program.

7. Can I register for multiple program items?
Yes, you can register for multiple program items at the same time, if they require CV selection. We will let you know after the deadlines for which companies you have been selected.

8. When will I know if I have been selected for workshops or recruitment lunches?
No later than Feb 14th, you will receive an email with the workshops and/or recruitment lunch you have been selected for.

9. Where can I find my personal program?
It will be emailed to you on Feb 14th.

10. Which activities are with CV selection?
Participation in workshops and the recruitment lunch is based on CV selection from the corresponding companies.

11. Is it possible to register for activities without CV selection?
Yes, the presentations can be visited without CV selection, but you do need to register in order to join a presentation.

12. Is it possible to register for presentations or workshops only?
Yes, it is possible to register only for presentations, workshops, or recruitment lunches.

13. Where can I upload my CV?
Please immediately upload your CV when you sign up. Signed up already but forgot to upload your resume? Mail it to and clearly state the companies you are interested in.

14. When is the deadline for registration?
The deadline for the registration is February 7th, 23:59.

15. How do I deregister from activities?
Please send an email to as soon as possible. Please keep in mind if you unsubscribe later, we will be obliged to charge a late fee of €7.50. If you do not unsubscribe 48 hours in advance and don’t show up at the event, we will be obliged to charge a no-show fee of €12.00.

16. Can I bring my CV to ARE?
Yes! You can send your CV to the individual companies, if necessary.

17. What is the dress code?
The dress code is business casual.

18. How do I get in contact with the organization of ARE?
For further questions, you can contact the organization