PostDoc Day

Program

WELCOME TO THE 4th UNIGE

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**Registration is open!**


PostDoc Day 2021 •  Program

When: May 27th 2021 

Where: ONLINE

 

       

9h00-9h10

    

Welcome and Opening Remarks

 

 

 

 Part I - Who are your colleagues?

 

9h10h-9h55

 

 

Postdoc scientific talks

 

 

 

 

9h55h-10h35

 

Keynote speaker (Biology): 

  Prof. Dr. Gilles Mithieux  (Faculté de Médecine Lyon Est, University of Lyon 1)

Title - Intestinal gluconeogenesis: what could be the purpose?

About his work:  click here.

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10h35-10h50

 

Short break

 

10h50-11h35

 

 

Postdoc scientific talks 

 

 

 

 

11h35-12h20

 

Keynote speaker (Physics):

 Prof. Dr. Nicola Spaldin (Department of Materials - ETH)

Title -

About her work: click here.

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12h20-14h

 

Lunch break

 

 

14h-14h15

 

Nirvana Caballero – Manuela Leonardelli  *APDU*

 

 

 

 

14h15-15h15

 

Keynote speaker (Chemistry):

 Prof. Dr. Cornelia Palivan (Department of Chemistry -  UniBasel)

Title - Bio-hybrid multicompartments for advanced medical applications

About her work: click here.

 

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15h-15h15

 

Short break

 

 

 

Part II - Focus on your career:

 

15h15-15h30 

 

Jessica Plucain, Life Sciences Switzerland (LS2) 

 

15h30-17h30

 

CAREER SESSION

Let's talk to academia alumni! - Where did they go?

Zena Hadjivasiliou (PhD UCL, PostDoc UNIGE - incoming Group Leader at The Crick Institute/UCL)

Kelvin Lau (PhD UBC, PostDoc UNIGE - now Scientist at Protein Production and Structure Core facility, EPFL)

Rebekka Wild (PhD UNIGE, Postdoc ETH - now CNRS researcher, Grenoble)

Jared Fudge (PhD UNIGE - Commissioning editor at Frontiers - now assistant editor at Current Biology, London)

Jill Guyonnet (Phd UNIGE, Postdoc UCD - now Senior Software Engineer at Zendesk)

Shan Yao (PhD ETH, Data Scientist Swisscom - now Scientific mediator, EPFL)

Filippo Passardi ( PhD UNIGE - now Senior Sale Representative Thermo Fisher Scientific)

Joël Busset (CTO of Distran -spin-off from the Autonomous System Lab, ETH Zurich)

 
 

 

17h30

 

 

 Best talk and poster prize

 
 

 

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