Scientific and career skills sessions
Companies and institutes are invited to sponsor parts of the scientific programme. Your support will be acknowledged as follows:
Keynote & Plenary Lectures
‣‣ €1,750 each
Special-interest Symposia - organized independently by researchers and approved by the conference organizers.
Meet The Speaker Lunch - participants meet the keynote and plenary speakers of each day for an informal discussion.
Expanding Career Options Session - professionals, who are scientists by training, help young researchers gain an awareness of non-academic scientific careers and help them assess future employment opportunities.
Mentoring session – Pursuing an academic career - speakers from the programme join discussions in this popular mentoring session. Divided into ten tables, participants and speakers discuss topics relevant to pursuing an academic career.
‣‣ €950 each
A number of travel grants will be offered to Masters and PhD students from countries with a less developed research infrastructure. Applicants must have an accepted abstract for poster presentation. Each travel grant is a €500 contribution towards travel and registration costs to attend the meeting. You may select from the abstract categories to match a participant's research field with your company's business interest.
‣‣ €500 per travel grant (minimum three per company)
Life Science Careers — Job Market
Participants, EMBO Members, EMBO Young Investigators and industry partners have the opportunity to post announcements for vacant positions on dedicated poster boards in the exhibition. Sponsorship of the job market offers visibility to both senior scientists recruiting for their labs as well as scientists actively seeking appointments.
‣‣ Prices and further details available upon request