April 25th

2019 MCAA Career Symposium

Career Symposium

MCAA France Chapter 2019 Career Symposium will take place at Institut Curie

Organised by the Marie Curie Alumni Association in collaboration with Institut Curie's Training Unit, this conference aims to gather young researchers and actors of the world of policy, economy, start-up and industry. We believe such event has the potential to raise awareness among young researchers for a meaningful career. The target audience are young researchers-PhD students and Postdocs with an estimated audience of 90 participants.

Date: May 20, 2019

Venue: Amphitheatre BDD


9h00 – 9h15

Welcoming coffee

9h15 – 9h30

Opening – presentation MCAA

9h30 – 11h

Morning session – Bridging science and business in France

Chair : Pavlo Bazilinskyy

1h - 4 speakers:

  • Guy Garry - CEO of Te-Ox
  • Göker ARICA - Co-Founder & President of  GeoLook SAS
  • Mathieu Sacrispeyre - CEO of Anovra
  • Murat Gunes

30 min  - Discussion


11h – 11h30


11h30 – 12h

Break session

Presentation of

  • lecture without border – Liubov Tupikina
  • Research Ability – Madina Karsakpayeva

12h – 14h

LUNCH – with speed dating

14h – 15h30

Afternoon session – Science in Policy

Chair: Thomas Bonnard

1h – 3 speakers

  • Antonella Di Trapani - Nuclear Energy Agency - Manager of the G20 Wheat Initiative
  • Elke Dall – S4D4C
  • InSciDE


30 min – Discussion


15h30 – 16h


16h – 17h

Career mentoring session

Melike Riollet – Association Bernard Gregory


30 places are reserved to Institut Curie’s PhDs and Postdocs.

First come, first served

Register here

Event Address: Amphitheater Batiment de la biologie et du développement
11 rue Pierre et Marie Curie, 75005 Paris