Broaden your horizon

Do you want to join a committee?

There are several possibilties within SABA to extend your resume with extracurricular experiences! You can join several committees, and help organize drinks for your fellow students, expand your network by contacting companies to attend our networking events, or do almost anything you want to improve Business Analytics or SABA!
After you have signed up, our Chief Coordinator, Sanjana Nabibaks, will contact you and we will make sure you end up in the committee where your skills can excel.

If you want more information about which committees you can join, what your tasks and responsibilities will be, and the duration and the amount of time you'll invest, read on below the Sign up-button!

The deadline for signing-up for the committees is 11 February, so please sign-up before then to ensure you're in time!

By joining this committee, you'll be responsible for organizing all SABA's drinks and parties! You'll organize events like the introduction drink for all the new students, the alumni drinks for all the Business Analytics alumni and the monthly drinks for all SABA members. You will also organize parties for SABA, and help with organizing events with other study associations to get the chance to organize even bigger events.

Your main tasks and responsibilities in the Drinks Committee are:
  • Organize the drinks or parties, and find the best location to host it!
  • Promote the event to all SABA members
  • Organize everything during the drinks, like the music, the atmosphere, etc.

Time & duration:
  • 2-4 hours / week
  • All year long

For this committee we are looking for a chairman, treasurer, secretary, and two general members. If you have a preference for one of the specific funcions, please let us now in the registration form.
Welcome to your Future is the biggest and longest standing event for Business Analytics students. During this event, experts from the field, often former Business Analytics students, will come to the VU and tell BA students what their future could look like. Helping in the organisation of this event is a great way to improve your resume. Joining this committee will help you expand your professional network and put you on the map with several large, international companies.

Your main tasks and responsibilities in this committee are:
  • Determine which companies you want for Welcome To Your Future and reach out to them
  • Be the host for the companies during the event
  • Organize the event, including the appearance and the company fair afterwards
  • Promote the event to all Business Analytics students

Time & duration:
  • 4 hours / week
  • Until Welcome To Your Future (on November 9)

For this committee we are looking for three general members.
When new Business Analytics students arrive to the VU, they should receive a warm welcome! If you join the Introduction Committee, you will be responsible for this. You will help to organize an introduction weekend that takes place during the VU Introduction Week for all new Bachelor students, and you will organize introduction events for the new Master students in September and in February.

Your main tasks and responsibilities in this committee are:
  • Organize the introduction weekend for all new Business Analytics Bachelor students during the VU Introduction Week
  • Welcome the new Master students in September and February with special events
  • Acquisition for sponsors for all the introduction events

Time & duration:
  • 3-4 hours / week
  • All year long

For this committee we are looking for a chairman, treasurer, secretary, and two general members. If you have a preference for one of the specific funcions, please let us now in the registration form.
By joining this committee you will be a representative for all Business Analytics students. This committee will deal with educational affairs, and you will work together with the professors and the faculty to help improve the BA programme where possible. You will be the link between the students and the university. You will organize educational events such as the BA Best Paper Award.

Your main tasks and responsibilities in this committee are:
  • Represent the interests of BA students in educational matters
  • Help raise the number of course evaluations that is being submitted by students
  • Organize events related to educational matters such as the BA Best Paper Award

Time & duration:
  • 2-3 hours / week
  • All year long

For this committee we are looking for at least one representative for each year.
The Company Fair is a new event for Business Analytics. The goal of this event is to bring students and companies together. During this event students will be able to attend activities like presentations and workshops, and there is of course a company fair. By joining this committee, you get the chance to shape the first edition of this event to your vision! You will help SABA in contacting companies to attend this event, schedule and organize the activities and meanwhile, you can expand your professional network as well.

Your main tasks and responsibilities in this committee are:
  • Determine which companies you want for this event, and reach out to them
  • Be the host for the companies during the event
  • Organize the event, including the appearance and the company fair afterwards
  • Promote the event to all Business Analytics students

Time & duration:
  • 4 hours / week
  • Until the Company Fair (planned for January 2018)

For this committee we are looking for five members: a chairman, treasurer, secretary and two general members. This committee can be combined with doing the Welcome to Your Future Committee.