10 Oct 2019 - 11 Oct 2019 | Zürich, Switzerland
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10 Oct 2019 - 11 Oct 2019
Zürich, Switzerland
Zürich Open Innovation in Life Sciences Conference

Life Sciences PostDoc Day was founded seven years ago to promote interactions among postdoctoral researchers and senior Ph.D. students of the ETH domains and to provide career-related advice and support.

This year - for the second time - the Life Sciences PostDoc Day is co-organized by senior Ph.D. students and postdocs from University of Zurich, University Hospital Zurich and ETH Zurich, with the aim of stimulating scientific collaborations across all Zurich research institutions. We also encourage early career researchers from other Swiss and international facilities to join us! This is an exciting event to see what your colleagues are doing and initiate collaborations that can push your research further.


Why you should attend

You will have a golden opportunity to practice your presentation skills by presenting your current research in an oral and/or poster presentation. Prizes to be awarded to the most inspiring!

This year, we are offering Parallel Sessions with open discussions on four exiting topics for your career development and to think about the future research culture we want:

  • Postdoc Funding in Science - How to apply for money?
  • Career Transitions - How to find your map*
  • Open Science Culture*
  • Gender Equality in Science

*Important: limited to 25 participants! On first come, first serve basis - remember to sign up when registering for the conference.

There will be many networking opportunities:

For more details on the workshops and keynote speakers, please look at the Agenda.


Closed since 11 October 2019


University Hospital Zurich (USZ)
8006 Zürich, Switzerland

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