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Find out more about "Scientific Careers' Day"- free event

18 May 2016

Taking place on 4 June

Inside of a hard drive lit up with green lights

Dr. Lorenzo Melchor, the International Scientific Coordinator of the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) and as well at the Office for Cultural and Scientific Affairs of the Embassy of Spain in London, presents an interesting lecture in English about funding opportunities and career development in Science.

This session will be an interactive forum to identify the transferable skills that are required to acquire during the researcher career, and an open discussion about not only the European Research Area but also the recommendations from PIPERS.

Programme 04/06/2016:

10.00 Welcome

10.20 Funding Opportunities for Scientific Mobility in Spain, UK and Europe: A general overview of the different public and private funding opportunities. 

11.00 Coffee break

11.30 Researcher Career Development in Europe: What kind of training should a researcher receive? What policies and initiatives is the European Commission leading to guarantee an appealing European market for science? 

13.15 Final remarks, closure and networking.

Free entry.

Further information or 0161 661 4201/12  

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