The postdoc-committee at the Centre for Immune Regulation would like to invite you to the seminar “Transition from academia to industry”. The invited speakers have either performed a successful transfer from academia to industry or are involved in the transition process, and we are very grateful they have accepted to share their experiences with us. See the program below, or go to the CIR website.
Seminar: “Transition from academia to industry”.
Time and place: Thursday, January 19 2017, 12:00 – 15:00, Rikshospitalet B: Grønt Aud 1. Add to calendar
12.00-12.05 – Welcome
12.05-12.35 – Øystein Rekdal, CSO, Lytix Biopharma, Oslo. Title: “From bench to bedside with a first in class oncolytic peptide”.
12.35-13.05 – Geir Åge Løset, CSO, Nextera, Oslo. Title: “Basic research and industrial translation – the ultimate blend”.
-Break with refreshments-
13.20-13.50 – Agnete Fredriksen, CSO, Vaccibody. Title: “From PhD to CSO in Clinical stage Biotech Company- my experience from Vaccibody”.
13.50-14.20 – André Borka, Head hunter, Borka Consulting. Title: “(Work)Life after PhD within the pharmaceutical industry, medical technical equipment and life science. Advice on LinkedIn, CVs and job applications”.
14.20-14.50 – Ana Kucera, Regional Sales Manager Carl Zeiss AS. Title: “From PhD to industry: the pros and cons and the process behind”.