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07.07.2020 13:30 | DIGITAL NOVEL CORONAVIRUS INVESTMENT FORUM – EMPOWERING EARLY STAGE INNOVATION

Organizer: Sachs Associates
Venue: Digital
Contact for registration: https://www.sachsforum.com/ncif-registration.html

The Digital Novel Coronavirus Investment Forum is a forward-looking analysis of the revolution in healthcare caused by the pandemic and the consequent exciting drive for innovation in the Life Sciences, HealthTech and Digital sectors. The virtual NCIF conference is going to take place on the 7th-9th of July with main programme being spread throughout 3 days and will include over ten hours of high-level speeches and panel discussions. In addition, there is a global company showcase of 40+ presentations by corporates, offering innovative solutions and looking for capital and partnerships.

​The Emerging Technologies companies showcase features either 5 or 10 minute pre-recorded presentations available on the event’s portal. Confirmed Silver Sponsor is EIT Health e.V., an EU agency mandated to support early stage innovation in healthcare, who is going to present around 20 of their companies as part of the showcase.

Confirmed Bronze Sponsor is State of Vaud, highlighting investment opportunities in the region with additional support from Biopôle SA and Innovaud, who will be showcasing at least 10 of their companies. For the digital event, we are using Online Meeting System, which will facilitate the interaction of entrepreneurs and potential partners and investors. Around 1 week before the event the Event’s Portal will go live together with the Online Meeting System and all registered participants, will receive details how to log in to both platforms.

Plenary Sessions on the 7th of July Include:

  • Reflections on the Pandemic Session
  • The Future of Public Health Post Pandemic: Digital Health & AI at the Forefront Change Panel
  • Challenges of Testing Panel
  • MedTech Innovation Panel

 

Plenary Sessions on the 8th of July Include:

  • Vaccines Roundtable
  • Potential Therapeutic Strategies to Prevent and Conquer Covid-19 Panel
  • Investors in the Time of the Pandemic Panel

 

Plenary Sessions on the 9th of July Include:

  • China Innovation Panel
  • Israeli Responses to the Pandemic Panel
  • Concluding Session of the Forum

 

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Biopôle on the road

15.09.2020 09:00 | SWISS BIOTECH DAY 2020

Venue: Congress Center Basel, Switzerland
Contact for registration: https://swissbiotechday.ch/home/

The Swiss Biotech Day is the leading biotechnology conference in Switzerland. It is not just the place to be for members of the Swiss Biotech Association, who traditionally meet there for the association’s Annual General Assembly, but also for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, analysts, political decision makers and industry stakeholders from across Europe.

What you can expect:

· 900 attendees from 25 countries
· Presentation of the Swiss Biotech Report
· Swiss Biotech Success Stories
· 50 exhibitors
· Parallel tracks in the afternoon focused on innovative biotech start-ups and medium-sized biotech company presentations
· Thematically focused panel discussions in the afternoon
· Pre-scheduled one-to-one partnering meetings

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24.09.2020 00:00 | Convergence in Oncology

Contact for registration: https://www.convergenceinoncology.ch/

The Convergence in Oncology Summit is an international annual assembly of industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors active in the field of Oncology to debate and explore synergies that can accelerate the development of the most promising solutions in the field.

From diagnostics to therapeutics, rapid change in technology innovation modifies the landscape faster than any organizations can keep up with. Convergence of technologies from mature and emerging sectors are creating new opportunities that can significantly accelerate disruptive solutions that benefit patients globally.

The principal aim of this Summit is to promote development of new solutions through convergence and sharing of opportunities in the field of Oncology. The Summit is organized by professionals for professionals and we look forward to welcoming you to Lausanne, Switzerland, for networking and sharing of knowledge among industry leaders, entrepreneurs, academics and investors.

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29.10.2020 17:00 | Making the transition to Industry: Interpreting Job Descriptions

Organizer: Randstad and Skills for Scientists
Venue: Building F, CLE

Are you looking to make the next step in your career? Do job descriptions for open positions intimidate or confuse you? Would you like to understand what recruiters really want? This HBA event brings together the academic and corporate industries to look at how candidates can best position themselves by showing you where you have applicable skills and experience that may not appear to be immediately obvious. We will help you to interpret common requirements and build your confidence to apply for that role you may have been hesitating about.

This workshop will be particularly useful for those looking to transition from academia to industry, but all local professionals will find it motivating to bring along their CVs to push themselves for that future opportunity. We also encourage managers to attend to better understand how they can position their job openings and invite a larger, more diverse pool of applications.

Agenda
05:00PM-05:30PM Welcome & Registration
05:30PM-06:00PM Presentation: Interpreting job descriptions(UNIL Equality Office & Randstad)
06:00PM-06:45PM Workshop: Translating your skills & experience to the job requirements
06:45PM-07:15PM Panel Discussion
07:15PM-08:00PM Networking

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30.11.2020 09:30 | FORWARD 2020

Organizer: EPFL/PME Magazine/Le Temps
Venue: SwissTech Convention Center, EPFL
Contact for registration: https://forward-sme.epfl.ch/

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Les entreprises sont confrontées à des changements toujours plus rapides. La digitalisation induit-elle forcément une rupture? Ou faut-il plutôt viser une amélioration progressive des processus et des produits? De quelles compétences et de quels talents a-t-on besoin pour relever ces défis? Comment faire rimer durabilité et profitabilité? Autant de questions qui seront le fil rouge de cette troisième édition de FORWARD. Avec cette conviction : rien ne vaut des exemples concrets pour nourrir la réflexion.