The Hague

All of our Relocation events are open to Shell employees and their partners, unless specified otherwise. To see which of the following events are coming up, please refer to the Calendar section of this website.

Welcome Morning in The Hague & Rijswijk
An informal session for you to gather information about living in and around The Hague and meet new people. Our Relocation and Career & Development advisors will be there to answer all your questions. The Welcome Mornings are held every second Tuesday of the month, and you are invited to attend them as often as you like. Children are also welcome.

Short workshop: Living Among the Dutch - Culture and Habits
Right after the Welcome Morning in Shell HQ. An explanation of the customs, habits, greetings, do’s and don’ts that a new arrival to the Netherlands needs to know. Learn the proper way of making house visitations, celebrating birthdays, indulging in Dutch delicacies, etc.

Meet the Expert Sessions
From time to time, we invite professionals and thought leaders (within Shell or from other organisations) to give practical advice or exchange information and knowledge through Meet The Expert sessions. Topics are tailored to the current needs and interests of our clients.

Outpost Annual Fair
Our biggest yearly event, focusing on personal and professional development, as well as networking and volunteering opportunities. The Fair will bring together course providers, universities, sports clubs, networking groups and volunteer organisations, all offering courses and programmes in English.