DESIRE Initial Training Network
Schools Outreach Event

Lancaster, UK, 7 July 2011


1st DESIRE Conference on Creativity and Innovation in Design Aarhus University, Denmark
August 16-17, 2010

2nd DESIRE Conference on
Creativity and Innovation in Design

Eindhoven, The Netherlands
19-21 October, 2011

Marie Curie Conference 2010
July 1-2, 2010 - Torino, Italy
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Wednesday 30th June 2010

16h – 20h00: Registration

Thursday 1st July 2010

09h00-09h20: Welcome speech
09h20-10h20: Plenary session: What researchers need for their career?
10h20-11h30: Workshop: Patenting for beginners
11h30-12h00: Coffee break 12h00-12h30: Workshop: Entrepreneurship: how do I create my own start-up?
12h30-13h00: Workshop: Exploit your fundamental research!
13h00-13h30: Workshop: How to communicate your research to politicians and wide public?
13h30-15h00: Lunch
15h30-18h30: Practicals in Parallel Sessions – Coaching and interactive sessions Communication, entrepreneurship, interview skills, CV writing, creating collaborations, diversification of careers
19h00-00h00: Poster Night Buffet + coaching by experts on poster presentations.

Friday 2nd July 2010

09h00-10h00: Plenary session: Understanding FP7, the essential keys to find EC funding and "how to write a proposal"
10h00-10h45: Plenary session: Successful careers in Academia
10h45-11h15: Coffee break
11h15-12h30: Parallel sessions: Fellows' Oral presentations
12h30-13h00: Concluding remarks

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