Directions in Science: Career opportunities in the edge science-business

Date: 2018-04-25
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Lilla hörsalen, KB.E3.01
The event is for: students - anyone - employees

This new seminar series is organised by PhD students and postdocs working at KBC. The aim is to connect academics from KBC with local and international experts to exchange knowledge and experiences that can help to promote a successful individual career development for young scientists.

This time we will have the following two talks about career opportunities in the edge science-business. The two speakers will be:


Susanne W. Lindström

Director, International Business, North Sweden Cleantech

Title: To step outside your comfort zone - Career possibilities combining science and business

More information about North Sweden Cleantech:

Tobias Jonsson
CEO, Diduco AB

Title: Science in a business world - battle or benfit?

More information about Diduco AB:


The two talks will be about 30min long and take place in Lilla hörsalen. Afterwards, there will be time for mingling with the speakers in the KBC Glasburen (KBC Focus Environment). Coffee/tea and some fikabröd will be provided. Please register (below) if you intend to participate in the mingle so that the right amount of food can be ordered.

You are welcome to join the seminar without registration!

Host: Adelijiang Xiamuxiding (Dept. of Chemistry) & Rubén Casanova-Sáez (Umeå Plant Science Centre)



Lecturer: Susanne W. Lindström & Tobias Jonsson
Organizer: PhD students and postdocs at KBC
Contact person: Adelijiang Xiamuxiding, Ruben Casanova-Saez
Last day of registration: 2018-04-24 at. 10:00 AM.
Registration is closed for this event
Event type: Seminar series
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