Alumni conference 2018 

Alumni conference 2018

Download Program (pdf) (state: 16 October 2018)


Thursday, 22 November 2018

14.00     Registration & Get together
Have a cup of coffee and pin your name with your three Ws (who/where/what) on the M&B wallpaper
15.00     Poster speed dating
M&B alumni meet with M&B doctoral candidates and M&B Master’s students
16.45     Welcome by the academic directors Michael Pauen and Arno Villringer

17.00    Panel discussion: Science communication, its pitfalls and opportunities
Moderation: Professor Isabel Dziobek, Berlin School of Mind and Brain / Institute of Psychology, HU Berlin
- Dr. Katja Flieger, Trainer for Media Communication, Berlin
- Neuroskeptic, Neuroscientist and blogger, London
- Peter Hornung, NDR Info, Journalist, Hamburg
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18.30     Reception for M&B alumni, faculty and students

Friday, 23 November 2018

09.30        Warm up
10.00        Alumni speed dating
Everybody gets to know everyone else
Moderation: Luke Tudge and Christine Schipke
11.00        Coffee break
11.30        Pecha Kucha talks
20 slides in 6.40 minutes on a topic of your choice. This is your chance to talk about anything you like –  without interruption!

13.00         Lunch break (self-pay)

14.30–15.15     Networking village – Part 1
Profit from the experience – talk to other alumni about:
Career paths in academia
- Freelance work / founding your own business
- How to combine family and job
- Equal opportunities in science
- Academic management
- International careers: Working abroad
- Career paths in business or public sector

15.15–15.30     Coffee break
15.30–16.15     Networking village – Part 2
16.15–16.45    Coffee break
16.45–17.15    Feedback and Good-bye
Inken Dose and Anne Löchte

19.00        Joint dinner at Neumond (self-pay dinner)

Program planning
Inken Dose and Anne Löchte (M&B management)
Ryszard Auksztulewicz, Felix Ball, Christine Schipke, Timo Stein, Luke Tudge, and David Wisniewski (M&B alumni)
Coordination of event: Zarifa Mohamad and Laura Viefhues (M&B management)


Festsaal 2nd floor

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