BioCat first annual meeting

Elin Kolsvik

12

JUN

2017

Host: Hurdalsjøen

Hurdalssjøen Hurdal

The BioCat national PhD school will aid the training of the next generation of academic researchers, industrial candidates and entrepreneurs in the field of biocatalysis. This meeting brings together academia and industry for scientific discussions and networking along with social activities.
Invited speakers both from industry and academia will present keynote lectures. PhD students will hold presentations and get a feedback on its quality with the focus on presentation techniques: intensity of speech, volume of information, slides’ comprehensibility, etc. Both PhD students and postdocs are encouraged to bring a poster and provide an abstract. PhD students will be selected for oral presentations based on the submitted abstracts

The conference is free of charge and open for everybody working within the field of biocatalysis and bioprocessing in Norway including technicians, PhD students, post docs, researchers, professors, administrative personnel both from academia and industry .

PhD students and postdocs are provided a travel grant that covers accommodation and travel if the following conditions are met: an abstract and a poster are submitted upon registration. Please, note we provide only double rooms under this grant funding.

The preliminary program will be published soon at https://site.uit.no/biocat/