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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.
|10.30||Registration and refreshments|
|11.15||Welcome and SCI College of Scholars Update
|Session 1: College of Scholars activities
Chair, Tim Reynolds
|11.30||Current scholar – my work and personal development with support from SCI
Emma Grant, University of Strathclyde
|11.50||SCI Royal Society Studentships
Navneeta Katyan, Edinburgh University
|12.10||Daphne Jackson Fellowship
|12.20||Global networking - SCI Travel Bursaries
Ivalina Minova, University of St. Andrews
|12.35||The Role of SCI Ambassadors
Tom Harrison with SCI Ambassador Bimod Thapa, University of Huddersfield
|12.40||Ambassador funding applications + Q&A
Tom Harrison, SCI Membership
|12.50||Ambassador Training and support|
|Session 2: Ramsay Fellowships & Interactive session
Introduction by Alan Heaton. Session chair: David Philips
|14.05||Brief Introduction to the Ramsay Fellowships
Prof David Philips
|14.20||Ramsay Fellowship presentation
Dr Thomas Macdonald, UCL
|14.45||Interactive Session: What Should an SCI App. Look Like?
SCI Marketing / Digital Media Team
|Session 3: Careers, Mentoring & SCIdea Challenge
Chair, Tim Reynolds
|15.45||Bright SCIdea Challenge – what next?
Update on this initiative and the 2019 results
|15.55||Setting up on your own
Lucinda Bruce-Gardyne, Genius Gluten Free and SCI BoT
|16.25||What is Industry looking for?
Stephen East, Evotec Ltd
|16.45||Mentoring case study
Phil Sellars former SCI Mentee, Sterling Pharma Solutions
Dr Caroline Cordery, Signature CVs Ltd
|17.25||Conclusion and summing up of the Day
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