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EMBO (European Molecular Biology Organization) at National Taiwan University on 23 November, 2017

EMBO (European Molecular Biology Organization) at National Taiwan University on 23 November, 2017

This event will allow scientists at National Taiwan University to find out more about the opportunities for funding that EMBO provides to scientists based in Taiwan. This event will also focus on topics of interest for the scientific community, including scientific publishing and science policy.

Date: Thursday, November 23, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Place: Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Life Sciences Building (locations will vary for afternoon sessions, please check event website)

 

Event website: http://taiwan.embo.org/embo-at-ntu/

Registration Form: https://goo.gl/KQ5Lsb


About EMBO

EMBO plays a key role in the promotion of molecular life science in Europe. EMBO Members, 1700 in Europe and worldwide, are leaders in their field and are instrumental in guiding and implementing the EMBO programmes. Those include the prestigious EMBO Fellowships, EMBO Young Investigators and the EMBO Courses and Workshops. EMBO Press publishes The EMBO Journal, EMBO reports, Molecular Systems Biology and EMBO Molecular Medicine.

EMBO and Taiwan

EMBO has a co-operation agreement with the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), which enables scientists from Taiwan to apply to several of EMBO Programmes and funding opportunities.

Event Speakers

  • Bernd Pulverer, EMBO Scientific Publications
  • Bertrand Jordan, EMBO Member
  • Michele Garfinkel, EMBO Science Policy Programme
  • Sandra Bendiscioli, EMBO Science Policy Programme
  • Luis Valente, EMBO Global Activities
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Programme

MORNING

9:30 | WELCOME ADDRESS

Bertrand Jordan, EMBO Member / Representative from National Taiwan University (Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Life Sciences Building)

10:00 | EMBO FUNDING & TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SCIENTISTS AT DIFFERENT STAGES OF THEIR CAREER

Luis Valente, Global Activities, EMBO (Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Life Sciences Building)

10:30 | COFFEE BREAK

10:45 | EMBO SCIENCE POLICY AND RESEARCH INTEGRITY

Michele Garfinkel and Sandra Bendiscioli, Science Policy Programme, EMBO (Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Life Sciences Building)

11:35 | TRANSPARENT PUBLISHING & OPEN SCIENCE:  HOW TO SHARE REPRODUCIBLE DATA

Bernd Pulverer,  EMBO Press (Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Life Sciences Building)

12:30 | END

 

AFTERNOON

14:30 | MEET THE EMBO DELEGATES (PLEASE REGISTER HERE https://goo.gl/KQ5Lsb)

Parallel sessions:

  • Group discussion (funding opportunities) at Room 327, 3rd Floor, Life Sciences Building
  • Group discussion (science policy) at Room 628, 6th Floor, Life Sciences Building
  • One-to-one meetings with the Head of Scientific Publishing at EMBO (for senior researchers) at Room 303, 3rd Floor, Life Sciences Building

17:00 | END

 

Update: 2017 / 11 / 17