Bioeconomy Science Center
Forschung und Kooperation für nachhaltige BioÖkonomie

Bioeconomy Science Center
Forschung und Kooperation für nachhaltige BioÖkonomie

                                               

"Future Bioeconomy" 2. PhD Day NRW

01. December 2017 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Hotel Königshof | Adenauerallee 9 | 53111 Bonn

Connect with other young scientists and learn more about alternative career opportunities in the bioeconomy!

The BioSC is organizing this event together with graduate education programs and schools in the field of bioeconomy. 

To foster the implementation of a sustainable bioeconomy the expertise of different research fields and scientific disciplines is needed. The aim of this event is to crosslink doctoral students in NRW and to inform about interesting career paths in the  academic and industrial sector.

We invite all interested doctoral students to attend the 2nd state-wide PhD-Day "Future Bioeconomy"

Present your PhD work in a poster and win an award for the best poster!

 

Register here

(Registration will be open until 12th of November 2017)

 

Program (draft)

2nd PhD Day NRW

I. Part: „Education for the Bioeconomy in NRW“

09:00

Registration | Posters

09:30

Welcome and Introduction

Prof. U. Schurr, IBG-2 Pflanzenwissenschaften, Forschungszentrum Jülich

09:50

Opening remarks

t.b.a.

10:20

Coffee Break

10:45

Introductory Lecture on Bioeconomy

tba

11:15

"Reading job advertisements - What employers want and how to get there"?

With open Discussion

Dr. C. Dumpitak, Managing Director iGRAD, University of Düsseldorf

12:00

Lunch break with poster Session

II. Part: „Plan B - Alternative Career path Bioeconomy“

01:30

Session 1. Careers in Academia and beyond

Dr. C. Dumpitak, Managing Director iGRAD, University of Düsseldorf

02:00

Session 2. Innovation and Entrepreneurship for the Bioeconomy

G. Pauli, Zero Emmissions Research and Intiatives (ZERI)

02:30

Session 3. Careers in the Bioeconomy Industry

t.b.a.

03:00

Panel Discussion: Open discussion with Keynote Speakers

Moderation: Prof. U. Schurr

03:30

Sum-up of the day and Poster Award

04:00

Get together with Snacks