07.10.2015Career Transition: from Academia to IndustryYou are hereEventsLife science events Career Transition: from Academia to Industry
Successfully leaping from the world of academia into industry could be intimidating. When do you make this major career shift? How can you apply your extensive academic knowledge in practical ways in life science companies?
In this powerful, interactive panel discussion you will the different pathways successful business leaders from medtech and pharma companies chose, in their transition from academia to industry. Representatives from HR departments and recruitment companies will also share their views and opportunities to make this transition. This exciting and informative panel discussion is moderated by high powered recruitment executive, Carolyn Lutz, from Lutz and Partners, a leading recruitment firm based in Geneva.
Be a part of a truly interactive and educational event. Whether you are just beginning your experimental experience or are contemplating the next steps of your career, come join us to find out what it's like to really take the leap.
This event is organized by the SV-postdoc association (EPFL) together with the HBA association (Healthcare Businesswomen Association).
MEN ARE WELCOME TOO!!
CHF20 until 1 October
CHF30 after 1 October
Panel discussion and networking with:
Prof. Melanie Blokesch, Tenure-Track Assistant, Professor EPFL
Toby Ernberg, Executive Vice President, Coulter Partners
Rolf Illum-Engsig, Head of HR, NIHS
Frederique Pedretti, VP of International Quality, Edwards Lifesciences
Verena Voelter, Executive Director, Celgene Corp.