PhD conference

NB: This conference has already been conducted. More than 150 PhDs and PostDocs participated. Join us for the next Science for Society conference - Impact on Society - on 16-17 November 2017 in Oslo, Norway. Read more and sign up here. NB: Still avaible seats (with financial support of 1000 D.kr.)

 

Conference:

PhD career paths outside academia

- Employability and entrepreneurship for young researchers

27th-28th of February 2017 in Aalborg
 

At this conference you will be inspired by a number of innovative entrepreneurs and other researchers who have pursued a career in the industry, the public sector or started up their own business. Take this opportunity to get new insight and inspiration to the PhD labour market.
 

Participation is free.  PhD and Postdoc participants from University of Oslo and Lunds University can get financial support for parts of their travel expenses.  Read more hereAmong others you will meet:

  • Keynote speaker Professor Lene Tanggaard
  • CEO Kathrine Myhre, Oslo MEDTech
  • PhD career consultant Vibeke Broe
  • Employers, e.g. KORA and Grundfos
  • Role models from LEGO, Vestas, Better World Fashion, and NEAS Energy
     

What you gain:

  • Inspiration from PhD graduates, entrepreneurs, employers and researchers
  • Opportunity to network with possible future employers
  • Concrete tools to help transfer your skills
     

CLosed for registration

The deadline for registration is now exceeded. 

 

This event is developed in close cooperation between The Doctoral Schools and AAU Career at Aalborg University and is part of the EU Interreg Project Science for Society - a cooperation between Aalborg University, Aarhus University, Central Denmark Region, Lund University, OsloTech and University of Oslo.