Beyond the lab: Developing your Industrial Biotechnology Career

York University Exhibition Centre 18-19th July 2018

The conference is aimed at PhD students, post-doctoral researchers and early career industry researchers from the BBSRC NiBB network.

The objective of the conference is to broaden delegate’s awareness of possible careers outside of the university laboratory, and highlight the professional skills they will need in addition to their technical skills.

At this two day event:

• Find out about current job & career opportunities in industry
• Reflect on your career to date and identify skill gaps
• Learn about communicating science and creating Impact
• Get tips on how to write funding applications and business cases
• Find out about the latest science and training opportunities available to you
• Industrial Speakers and Panel members will include speakers from Innovate & KTN
• Meet with non-lab practitioners for 1-2-1 session to discuss your future plans
• Network with your fellow delegates and speakers at the conference dinner
• Overnight accommodation is also included

Places at this event are limited – please complete this short application form and email to to be considered for a place by 11th May 2018