SFI Career Forum 2015

Agenda

 

10.00 – 10.30

Registration

   

10.30 – 11.00

Welcome and Introduction – Prof Mark Ferguson, Director General of Science Foundation Ireland and Chief Scientific Adviser to the Government of Ireland

   

11.00 – 11.45

Key Programmes

 

Dr Eimear Holohan, Science Foundation Ireland

 

Dr Phil Hemmingway, Science Foundation Ireland

 

Ms Jennifer Cleary, Head of EURAXESS Ireland

   
 

Panel Discussions on Research Career Paths

11.45 – 12.30

Industry and Other Career Paths          Chair - Dr Darrin Morrissey, SFI

 

Dr Ranya Bechara, Novo Nordisk

 

Dr John Tinsley, CEO & Co-Founder at Iconic Translation Machines

 

Dr Lynda Cassidy – Barclay Crop Protection

 

Dr Barry McDonnell - Pfizer

  Dr Elaine McCarthy – Research Office, Maynooth University
   

12.30 – 13.00

Academic Career Paths                        Chair - Dr Lisa Higgins, SFI

 

Dr David Hoey, Trinity College Dublin – ERC Starting Grant

 

Dr Lynette Keeney, Tyndall National Institute

 

Dr Fiona McGillicuddy, University College Dublin – Wellcome Trust Research Career Development Fellow

 

Dr Jonathan Bones - NIBRT, SIRG & CDA award holder

 

 

Additional panellists will be added in the coming days.

   

12.00 – 13.00

Workshop for Industry/Companies - SFI Industry Facing programmes - At this session SFI will provide an overview of SFI’s Industry facing programmes to interested companies - Dr Phil Hemmingway, Science Foundation Ireland

   

13.00 – 14.00

LUNCH

   

13.30 – 14.00

Workshops (limited availability)

 

Workshop 1 - CV Writing Workshop

 

Workshop 2 - What Recruiters Are Looking for - Sinéad Cullen, Life Science Recruitment & Luke Davis, Next Generation Recruitment

 

Workshop 3 - Internship Opportunities

   

14.00 – 16.00

Face to Face with Industry Meetings

   

16.00

FINISH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration
closed since 3 Sep 2015
Schedule
Registration 6 Aug – 3 Sep
Meeting Selection 21 Aug – 2 Sep
Event 4 Sep
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Venue Dublin
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