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Friday 26th May 2017, 9am-1:30pm at UCD Conway Institute

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Marie Curie ITN EVOluTION | Transferrable Skills Workshop

The inaugural annual meeting of the Marie Curie ITN EVOluTION programme will be hosted later this month in the Conway Institute. On Friday 26th May we will host a Transferrable Skills workshop 9 am-1.30. This may be of interest to PhD students and PostDocs in CHAS and College of Science. There is no charge for attending but we would ask people to register on Eventbrite before MONDAY 22nd May 2017at 5 pm to facilitate catering arrangements.

The programme is pasted below: 

Friday 26th May 2017 - Transferrable Skills Training

Topic: Knowledge communication: Science, Media and Communication.

This training examines how to communicate the scientific knowledge in a friendly format (social scientific communication) and to understand the scope of new technologies (social media communication).


9.00 -10.00 Elaine Quinn - Institute Manager (Communications & Education), Conway Institute of Biomolecular & Biomedical Research

10.00-11.00 – David Fox (Vulpine Science)  -  hit-to-lead and lead optimization

11.00-11.30 Coffee break Conway Foyer

11.30-13.30 -  David Fox (Vulpine Science) - transferable skills/employability for the pharmaceutical sector.

Lunch 13.30 – 14.30  Conway Foyer