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27 April 2009, 10:00 - 14:00
Science & You - Strategies for Success
Kirchhoff Institute for Physics
Kleiner Hörsaal
Heidelberg, Germany

Invited speakers from research and industry will talk about their career paths and their experiences on working in different scientific areas. The international conference is aimed at university undergraduate and postgraduate students and scientists from all levels.


10:00 - 10:20 Welcoming Address and Introduction to SET-Routes
Dr. Philipp Gebhardt, SET-Routes Programme Administrator
10:20 - 10:55 From Patchwork to Network
Dr. Helke Hillebrand, Dean of Graduate Studies
EMBL International PhD Programme, EMBL Heidelberg
10:55 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 11:50 Why do women with a PhD abandon academic research?
Dr. Vered Raz, Scientist Department of Human Genetics and SET-Routes University Ambassador
Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Leiden, Netherlands
11:50 - 12:20 From Theory to Experiment
Prof. Annemarie Pucci, Professor
Kirchhoff Institute for Physics, Heidelberg
12:20 - 13:45 Round Table
Introduction to Round Table  
Dr. Gordana Apic, SET-Routes University Ambassador, EMBL Heidelberg

Conference speakers are joined by:
  • Dr. Kristina Schmidt, CEO
    Graffinity Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Heidelberg
  • Dr. Nicola Viebig, Coordinator
    Hartmut Hoffmann-Berling International Graduate School of Molecular and Cellular Biology (HBIGS), Heidelberg
  • Sandra Martini, Career Development Advisor
    HBIGS, Heidelberg
13:45 - 14:30 Networking Reception with fingerfood and drinks
Nord-Foyer Kirchhoff Institute for Physics, Heidelberg