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                                  present

          4th National Post Doctoral Symposium

                     Scholars to Pathfinders

                           April 3-4 | 10-11, 2021

                               (Virtual Event)

                Mission: Helping scholars transition to diverse career paths/STI sectors

        Focus: Skill building workshops, Panel discussion on how to transition, Lightning                                                     talks/Research presentation and feedback


Indian Postdocs and PhDs (in final/pre-final year) working in the domain of Life Sciences are                                                       encouraged to apply

                       

                              Application for this symposia is closed for this year. 


                               Scroll below to know what NPDS 2021 has to offer

 

Workshops

Cover Letter Writing  |  LinkedIn Profile

CV Writing

(Academia  |  Industry)

Grant Writing  |  Paper Writing

(tentative)


Elevator Pitch  

Story Telling in Science using Visuals

 

Confirmed Symposium Speakers

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Principal Investigator,

NCBS-TIFR, Bangalore, India

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Executive Director,

IndiaBioscience,

Bangalore, India

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Life Sciences Consultant,

MP Advisors

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Professional Development Consultant,

Florida, USA

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Director,

Bindley Bioscience Center,

Purdue University, Indiana, USA

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Associate Professor,

IISER-Kolkata, India

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Chief Scientific Officer,

Strand Life Sciences,

Bangalore, India

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Chief Scientific Officer,

Seragen Biotherapeutics,

Bangalore, India

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Research Scientist,

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Bangalore, India

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Principal Investigator,

ACTREC

Mumbai, India

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CEO and Director,

C-CAMP

Bengaluru, India

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Lead,

Communications and Public Engagement,DBT-Wellcome Trust/India Alliance

 

Panel Discussions on

Career Navigation

Transition to career in Academia

Transition to career in Industry

Transition to career in Science Communication and Entrepreneurship

Opportunities in other sectors: Science Policy, IP, Grant Management

Mental Health and Well-Being

 

Funding horizons for postdocs- RDO, NCBS 

 
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Symposia Pricing

PhD Scholars: 800 INR
Post Doc Scholars: 1200 INR

Registration package includes:

1) Access to panel discussions and talks

2) 3 workshops

3) Compiled PDF of event details (including talks and poster details to enable discussion and networking)

Details regarding payment of the registration fee and deadline for the registration will be separately communicated to selected participants via emails. We don't have any refund/cancellation policy; in case of extreme reason, write to us on npdsindia@gmail.com 

We have a very limited number of financial aids for the candidates with reasonable financial constraints. Applications for the partial waiver to the registration fee shall be considered upon request and is subject to approval based on any supporting document(s) to justify the case.

For any query regarding registration payment and waiver, write to us on npdsindia@gmail.com

 

Program Details

Plan your day

April 3-4 | 10-11, 2021

 
 

Organising Team

Our Passionate Taskforce 

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Post Doctoral Fellow, NCBS-TIFR

Organisation and Communication

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Post Doctoral Fellow, InStem

Organisation and Communication

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Post Doctoral Fellow,

InStem

Communication

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Graduate Student, NCBS-TIFR

Communication and Technical Assistance

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Graduate Student, NCBS-TIFR

Website, Social Media and Outreach

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Graduate Student, NCBS-TIFR

Video Editor and Technical Assistance

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Graduate Student, NCBS-TIFR

Abstract Screening and Communication

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Graduate Student, IISER-Kolkata

Chief Editor,

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Master's Student, IISER-Kolkata

Managing Editor, Cogito137

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Master's Student,

IISER Kolkata,

Public Relations Manager, Cogito137

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Master's Graduate,

IISER Kolkata,

Designer,

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Abhishek Jangid

Video Editor,

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Event Organised by

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Event Supported by

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