19 November 2018

SCI College of Scholars' Day 2018

Organised by:

SCI's Early Careers Committee

London, UK

Registration Closed

This event is no longer available for registration.

Synopsis

This SCI member event is aimed at undergraduates and PhD students who are looking to build skills for their future career. SCI membership offers a host of opportunities to develop interpersonal, professional and technical competencies. This event will allow delegates to learn from the experience of others, and to take part in practical exercises and activities to strengthen their CV.


Programme
10.30 Registration and refreshments
   
11.15 Welcome and introduction
Alan Heaton
 
   
Session One: The College of Scholars
 
11.30 Current scholar – my work and progress with support from SCI
Dr James Taylor, University of Bath
   
11.50 Past Scholars – what happened next
   
12.10 Overview of SCI Royal Society and Daphne Jackson Fellowships
Jenny Mordue
 
   
Session Two: Ramsay Fellowship Symposium
 
12.25 Introduction to the Ramsay Fellowships
   
12.35 Ramsay Fellowship presentations and Q&A #1
   
13.05 Ramsay Fellowship presentations and Q&A #2
   
13.30 Lunch and networking
 
   
Session Three: Making the most of networking
 
14.10 Networking opportunities
Luke Tilley of the Royal Entomological Society
   
15.00 Bright SCIdea Challenge – what next?
   
15.20 Tea, coffee and photographs
 
   
Session Four: An Industrial CV?
 
15.35 What is Industry looking for?
   
15.55

From PhD to Industry
Dr. Jean-Marie Cols, Bioquell

   
16.15 CV workshop
   
16.50 Conclusion and summing up of the Day
Tim Reynolds
 
   
Session Five: Networking Reception
 
17.00 Drinks, nibbles and networking

Venue and Contact

SCI

14/15 Belgrave Square
London
SW1X 8PS

Conference Team

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7598 1561

Email: conferences@soci.org


Fees
This free event is by invitation to SCI Members.

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