20 March 2024

Afternoon of Science and Careers Scotland

Organised by:

SCI’s Scotland group

Abertay University, Dundee, Scotland

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Synopsis

SCI's Afternoon of Science and Careers Scotland is a career event designed to showcase the wide-range of careers covered within the chemical and life sciences sectors. Speakers from industry and academia will present their career journeys, give insight into what a typical day in the life looks like within their current career position and offer advice when choosing your next career move. The programme will include speakers from food technology, chemistry, drug discovery and patent law sectors.

Are you involved in developing games or software that help to effectively communicate science? If so, get in contact to present a poster at this event by contacting the committee Chair at alison.hughes@glasgow.ac.uk.


Attendees

This event will be of interest to final year undergraduates, post-graduate students (PhD and Masters) and early career researchers.


Programme

20 March 2024

Agenda
13:00
Registration and lunch

Food Tech and Chemistry

14:00
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships
Dr Jon Wilkin
14:20
Roslin Technologies
Dr Britt Tye (VP of Quality)
14:30
The James Hutton Institute
Dr Alison Karley (Research Scientist)
14:40
Panel and Q&A
15:00
Break

Drug discovery

15:10
Drug Discovery Unit from Dundee University
Speaker TBC
15:20
Cypex Ltd/BioIVT
Michael Pritchard (Director of Operations)
15:30
Marks&Clerks
Dr Kate Appleby (Patent Attorney)
15:40
Panel and Q&A

Gamifying Science and Networking

16:00
Gamifying Science and Networking
17:30
Close

Venue and Contact

Abertay University

Centre for Excellence, 2nd floor
Kydd Building
Dundee
Scotland

Committee Support

Email: committeesupport@soci.org


Fees

This event is free to attend.

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