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Careers in Science workshop - Feb 01st, 2018


This workshop hopes to create an awareness about the various career options available to Masters and PhD level students in biological sciences. A life in academia has always been thought of as the obvious choice for science graduates however through this workshop, we will bring you face-to-face with people who have successfully carved a niche for themselves outside of academia.

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Event Details

Date: 01February, 2018
Venue: IICT Auditorium
Time: 8.30 am to 1.00 pm

For registration: please go to this link

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08.30 - 09.00 Registration
09.00 - 09.10 Opening remarks -ShahidJameel, IndiaAlliance/LS Shashidhara, IISER Pune
09.10 - 09.35Science Communication/Journalism: ShubhraPriyadarshini, Nature India
09.35 - 10.00Grants Managements - Sarah Iqbal, India Alliance
10.00 - 10.25Science Policy - Vid Nakula, Biomedical Science & Technology and Health Office of Global Affairs (OGA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
10.25 - 11.00Tea/Coffee Break
11.00 - 11.25 Science Administration & Management - Smita Jain, IndiaBioscience
11.25 - 11.50 ScienceEntrepreneurship - TaslimarifSaiyed (CEO, C-CAMP, Bangalore)
11.50 - 12.15 Career Talk - ShyamSuryanarayan, Founder and CEO, SciTal, Bangalore
12.15 - 01.00Panel Discussion (ShubhraPriyadarshini, Vid Nakula, TaslimarifSaiyed, ShyamSuryanarayan and ShahidJameel)
01.15 onwards Lunch

Scientific writing workshop - Jan 29th, 2018

by Kasturi Haldar, Editor in Chief PLOS Pathogens

A fantastic opportunity for students and postdoctoral fellows to learn how to communicate efficiently!

Lunch session on the basis of writing a good scientific paper.

Limited seats available - first 200 applications will be accepted

Applicants must be either registered PhD students in 3rd year or above, or postdoctoral fellows.

Must already be registered for the meeting

Click here to register for the workshop.