Young PI Symposium

“Transition to independence”

Sandra Siegert (ISTA)
Lora Sweeney (ISTA)

Organizing Committee:
Mateusz C. Ambrozkiewicz (Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin)
Michaela Fenckova (University of South Bohemia)
Celine Gillebert (KU Leuven)
Hilde Janssens (ISTA)
Nikos Konstantinides (Institut Jacques Monod Paris)
Nora Raschle (Universität Zurich)
Dorothy Tse (Edge Hill University)

A full day program about interactive scientific, lab leadership, and networking platform for early career group leaders (0-10 years) in the field of neuroscience in the Viennese Forest.


9:00Shuttle Bus from Messe, Vienna to ISTA

(meeting point: behind the Bassena Hotel, Perspektivstraße;
bus company: Dr. Richard)
9:30-10:00Welcome Coffee and registration (Moonstone Building)
10:00-12:00Part 1: Interacting and networking with your scientific peers
Share your scientific interest
Discover common themes
Set the basis for future collaborations
12:00-14:30Lunch break at the Redlingerhütte
12:00-12:30Walk to Redlingerhütte (30 min)
13:50-14:20Walk back to ISTA (30 min)
14:30-18:30Part 2: How to run a successful research group?
14:30-15:00Setting the stage
15:00-16:00Break-out session 1
16:00-16:15Break with coffee and tea
16:15-17:15Break-out session 2
17:15-17:45Break with coffee and tea
18:25-18:30Concluding Remarks
18:30-21:00Reception-style dinner
21:00Shuttle Bus from ISTA to Messe, Vienna