Advident Challenge Rabobank

Wow, what an Advident Challenge… On September 19th, you might get the chance to experience what it’s like to work for the largest food and agriculture bank in the Netherlands: the Rabobank!

Banking for Food is Rabobank’s vision on agriculture and food for over nine billion people in 2050. Why is Rabobank engaged in this field in its role as bank, in and outside the Netherlands? This is deeply engrained in the bank’s ambition and origins. The bank knows food and agri inside out. Over 80 analyst are constantly researching the food markets: they are collecting information and spotting opportunities. The large, global network of the Rababank, gives you the opportunity of making large impacts on society.

Corresponding to the Rabobank’s vision of increasing food production, the theme of the Advident Challenge will be the agri- and horticulture sector. Do you want to help make the sector sustainable? Do you want get to know the most favorite employer of the year (Rabobank #1)? Register soon, as there is only place for 30 students!

General information

  • Date: Wednesday the 19th of September 2018
  • Doors open: 17:15 – 17:45
  • Location: Headquarters of the Rabobank, Croeselaan 18 in Utrecht
  • Dinner: free pizza & drinks


The schedule of the Advident Challenge – Rabobank
17.15 – 17:45 – Doors open
17:45 – 17:50 – Opening Advident
17:50 – 18:10 – Introduction Banking for Food – Rabobank
18:10 – 18:30 – Introduction Challenge by analyst of Food & Agribusiness Research, Rabobank
18.30 – 20.30 – Working on the Challenge and dinner
20.30 – 21.00 – Pitches
21.00 – 21.15 – Jury deliberation
21:15 – 22:00 – Award ceremony & network drinks with HR