Soft

From a PhD to a career in industry

Overview: Topics are: tools for a successful transition from academia to industry (networking, industry involvement, soft-skills); HR/Management perspective on PhD applications; experience sharing from Siemens Gamesa staff holding a PhD degree. Duration: TBC Lead Beneficiary: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Intellectual Property Right

Overview: The workshop will be divided into two parts and will be organised with the technology transfer officer at TU Delft and the Delft Women In Science organisation. Topics are: good practises in research, patentability, workplace rights and responsibilities, talks by female role models from academia and industry. Duration: TBC Lead Beneficiary: TU Delft

Scientific writing and presentation skills

Overview: The event will include a practical seminar on technical reporting, scientific writing, and how to use theatrical techniques when designing and delivering oral presentations. The ESRs will apply the techniques to a talk on their research topic. A guest presentation will also be given by Dr. Ray Alcon, CEO of Exceedence Ltd., on the commercialisation of research. Duration: TBC Lead Beneficiary: University College Cork