C1Net and a number of other BBSRC NIBBs are planning to fund a joint 2 day conference for young scientists working in IBB.
The event will be organized by Cogent, and is supported by the BBSRC and the IBLF skills group.
|When||18th & 19th May, 2016Start: ~10.00am On 18th MayFinish: ~4.00pm on 19th May|
|Where||Manchester MacDonald Hotel, London Road, Manchester M1 2PG.|
|What||Free participation and Full boardThe event has 5 main objectives:1. To make scientists aware of the many non-laboratory career options within Industrial Biotechnology
2. To do some training on soft skills, such as communications, project management, IP, finance etc.
3. To explain what it is like to work in industry in companies of different sizes
4. How to write different proposals for getting money
5. To be able to meet practising people from different disciplines such as patents, marketing, quality & regulations etc and to meet representatives from companies who during 2016 will be looking for extra staff
C1net will be able to offer ~10 free places at this event, which will be awarded to successful applicants.
More details and an application process will follow.
To register you interest please email firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP