BSNL and the Nestlé Research PhD Students are glad to present you Faces of Industrial Research (FIR), a one day symposium connecting scientists from academia and industry.
This symposium will take place on the 19th February at EPFL Lausanne (SV1717). 

Scientists, PhDs and postdocs currently employed by Nestlé, Novartis, Roche and Vifor will showcase their scientific projects.

Moreover, senior scientists will present their career paths, emphasising how they transitioned from academia to industry, before sharing more insights on their research topics.

Morning talks will be followed by an offered networking lunch, giving an overview of projects performed by master’s, PhDs and postdocs in companies or benefiting from industrial funding.
In the afternoon, there will be two talk sessions with an intermediate coffee break, which provides an additional networking opportunity. The event will end with concluding remarks and an awards ceremony.

What you can expect from the event:

  • Talks from 12 scientistsworking at Nestlé, Novartis, Roche and Vifor
  • Meet current PhDsand postdocs from companies
  • Career paths of senior scientists highlighting their transition to industry
  • Excellent opportunity to network

For all the information please visit the official website:

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