Career Day 2016
Career Day  *  University of Fribourg - Switzerland  *  22 January 2016
Programme
«Climb up to your dream job»

08.45-08.50 Welcome address
Prof. Carole Bourquin, University of Fribourg
Room A140, PER21
   
Session I Careers in pharmaceutical industry and health technology innovation center
Chair: Prof. Carole Bourquin, University of Fribourg
Room A140, PER21
   
08.50-09.15 Dr. Thomas Calzascia: Team Leader in Immunology Department at «Novartis», Basel
09.15-09.40 Dr. Jeanette Wood: Chief Strategy Officer at «Genkyotex», Geneva
09.40-10.05 Prof. M. Schumacher: Institute of Information Systems and Coordinator of the «Health Technology Innovation Center», Sierre
   
10.05-10.45 Coffee & Questions
Hall A130, PER21
   
Session II Preparing for the next step: challenges and opportunities
Chair: Prof. Curzio Rüegg, University of Fribourg
Room A140, PER21
   
10.45-11.00 Dr. Anna Patricia Silva: Scientist at «Roche Pharmaceutical» Research, Basel
11.00-11.45 Dr. Katarzyna Kopanska: Research Associate and Manager of Tissue Engineering for Drug Development, Swiss Biotech NTN platform at the University of Applied Sciences, Zurich
11.15-11.30 Dr. Matteo Binda: Project manager R&D at «Medion Grifols Diagnostics», Düdingen
11.30-11.45 Dr. Luca Quagliata: Lab Leader at University Hospital Basel, Basel
11.45-12.00 MD Bruno Walter: Medical Writer and Managing Director at «Medical Minds», Bern
12.00-12.15 Dr. Laura Ciarloni: Clinical Development Manager at «Novigenix», Lausanne
   
12.15-13.30 «Meet a scientist» – Lunch & Discussion
Hall A130, PER21
Meet the presenters from Session I and II
   
Session III Careers in Science Communication and intellectual property
Chair:Mr. Gian-Andri Casutt, University of Fribourg
Room: A140, PER21
   
13.30-13.55 Dr. Michel Kropf: Technology Transfer and Industrial Relations Officer at Swiss Integrative Center for Human Health, University of Fribourg
13.55-14.20 Dr. Delphine Guerin: Scientific Reviewer at MDPI (Open Access Publishing platform), Basel
14.20-14.45 Dr. Elisa Radosta: Scientific Officer and Scientific Mediator at the University of Geneva, «BIOSCOPE Project»
   
14.45-15.10 Coffee & Questions
Hall A130, PER21
   
Session IV «7 keys for getting your dream job»
Chair: Dr. Eliav Haskal, University of Fribourg
Room A140, PER21
   
15.10-15.30 Dr. Kevin Jenny: Scientific Consultant at «Kelly Scientific Resources», Basel
«How to get ready for an Interview»
15.30-15.50 Mr. Julien Bloechlinger: «Career Plus», Lausanne
«How to prepare the ideal Cover Letter»
15.50-16.10 Dr. Stephen Fischer: Career Development Specialist, Longirod, Switzerland
«How to sell yourself»
16.10-16.30 Prof. Carole Bourquin: University of Fribourg
«How to prepare your CV»
16.30-16.50 Dr. Rahel Chopathar: Communications Manager at the Faculty of Humanities, University of Fribourg
«How to prepare for a job fair»
   
16.50-17.20 Final discussion and closing remarks
   
17.20-18.00 Apéro for speakers and participants

 
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Career Day  *  University of Fribourg - Switzerland  *  22 January 2016