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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: Closed

Registration closes on 13th December 2017 at 5:00PM

Please write back at careers@indiabioscience.org if you have any queries.


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