Career options within life sciences… How diverse!
Life Science Career Day, 16 May 2023, SwissTech Convention Center, Lausanne
The Welcome Desk will open at 8.30.
Career options with a Life Science background… How diverse!
Carina Schey, International award-winning public speaker and coach in effective communication and leadership, Moderator of the day
Lucie Sprecher, Scientific Collaborator, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology
Public service: monitoring river restoration projects in collaboration with the Federal Office for the Environment.
Romain Bodinier, Equity Analyst, AtonRâ Partners (First Prize UNIGE 2019, My thesis in 180 seconds)
Private sector: scouting new technologies & trends in the healthcare sector (biotech and bionics sectors).
Niko Geldner, Professor in Plant Molecular Biology, Head of the Doctoral School FBM, University of Lausanne
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Company presentations Gold Sponsors (10′ each)
Flash presentations : start-ups & companies will have one minute to introduce themselves and you will benefit from advice to prepare your pitch when you join them in the hall.
LUNCH & NETWORKING
Company booths & exhibitors (all day)
Services for those who are about to apply for a job:
Photo Booth with L’Atelier Photographique (all day): add the perfect touch to your resume with a professional headshot.
Chat with a recruitment professional by Together ag (all day): come with your resume and get valuable feedback from the “private sector”! This exercise is recommended for those who have a clear idea of their professional goals.
Mandatory registration at the CV Desk, 8.30-10.00, limited number of places, first come first served.
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The traditional CV check given by the university services is not offered during the LSCD, you can indeed take advantage of this offer all year round on campus.
|SESSION 3 |
Company presentations (10′ each)
First job & career: dive into diverse workplace cultures!
Andrzej Kurenda, Chief Scientific Officer, Vivent
Céline Müller, Scientific Collaborator, Forest, Nature and Landscape Service of the State of Valais
Cherise Bothma, Global Industrial Project Engineering Capability and Performance Manager, Nestlé
Christophe Ungar, Producer and Scientific Journalist, RTS
Jean-Luc Eiselé, Chief Executive Officer, World Heart Federation
Martine Bourqui-Pittet, Head of eHealth Suisse
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NETWORKING & CAREER ORIENTATION
Career options within life sciences… How diverse! A very special networking & career orientation session with more than 30 alumni/invited speakers working in a wide variety of fields (in the public, parapublic & private sectors)
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SESSION 5 – CAREER EMPOWERMENT
Career anchors: a tool to navigate through your job search
Natacha Wicht, HR expert and Career blogger Fresh out of studies
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