April 19, 2017 - Copenhagen Bioscience Career Day 2
The Novo Nordisk Foundation Cluster Career Day 2 is the annual event focused on your future career possibilities. It is specifically designed for PhD and Postdoc students in life sciences who would like to learn more about the possibilities for an industry career. All interested can register, and you're welcome to share the invitation in your networks. This event will highlight different jobs and career paths for researchers, it will go in depth with recruitment at Novo Nordisk and Novozymes, and offer a short CV writing workshop. We'll start off in the morning with a plenary session profiling different job positions. The afternoon will be organised in panels, where you can interact on a more individual level with the speakers and HR specialists.
Registration is free of charge, but mandatory. The deadline for registration is on 11th of April 2017, one week before the event. Please help us respecting our speakers, as well as keeping track of the numbers and optimizing lecture and catering to the audience by cancelling as soon as you know that you exceptionally will not be able to make it. You can either cancel through Eventbrite or send an email to Sophie Labrosse (email@example.com).
09:00 - 09:15 Registration
09:15 - 09:30 Welcome by NNF
09:30 - 10:10 Presentation of the companies Novo Nordisk and Novozymes
Rikke Festersen, Director, Novozymes
Sofia Håkansson Buch, Vice President, Novo Nordisk
10:10 - 10:30 The career lifecycle through the eyes of a molecule
Kirsten Raun, Scientific Director, Novo Nordisk
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 12:00 Plenary session with speakers with a research background presenting typical research careers
Ileana Rodríguez León, Senior Research Scientist, Novo Nordisk
Sofia Håkansson Buch, Vice President, Novo Nordisk
Sune Lobedanz, Director, Novozymes
Marie Krogsgaard, Research Scientist, Novozymes
12:00 - 13:00 Networking lunch
13:00 - 13:30 Plenary session with speakers with a research background presenting non-typical career paths
Jon Wriedt Poulsen, QA Professional, Novo Nordisk
Henrik Marcus Geertz-Hansen, Executive Assistant, Novozymes
13:30 - 14:00 CV writing workshop - tips and trics,
Lee Milligan - Senior Talent Attraction Professional, Novo Nordisk
14:00 - 14:15 Bio break
14:15 - 15:30 3 x 25mn panels in break-out rooms
HR panel with Anne Agergaard Pøhls, Talent Attraction & Recruitment Specialist at Novozymes, and Lee Milligan
Research career panel with Sune Lobedanz and Ileana Rodríguez León
Atypical career panel with Henrik Marcus Geertz-Hansen and Jon Wriedt Poulsen
15:30 - 16:30 Networking reception
Novo Nordisk - The company
Novo Nordisk combines world-class scientific, pharmaceutical, and clinical expertise with the highest ethical standards to continue to improve the quality of life of our patients. As the global leader in diabetes care, millions of patients worldwide rely on cutting-edge treatments for their chronic disease every day. Additionally, Novo Nordisk continues to invest in developing innovative treatments for haemophilia and obesity.
Headquartered in Denmark, Novo Nordisk employs approximately 40,000 people in 75 countries, and markets their products in more than 180 countries.
Novo Nordisk - Career opportunities for researchers
At Novo Nordisk, you will have the opportunity to build a life-changing career in a global environment. From research and development to manufacturing, marketing and sales, Novo Nordisk strives to improve quality of life for more than 380 million people living with diabetes.
Novozymes - The company
Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Novozymes produces a wide range of industrial enzymes and microorganisms. We believe that we have innovative answers to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. The planet’s population is growing, and consuming more – placing a strain on natural resources and calling for more sustainable ways to meet its needs. Novozymes is helping the world address these challenges. Used in the manufacture of a wide variety of products, our innovative biological solutions improve the efficiency of processes both in industry and in everyday life by saving energy, water and other raw materials, while reducing waste.
Novozymes - Career opportunities for researchers
Novozymes offers you a career based on innovation and growth. Not just within science and engineering, but across our entire business, we offer you a chance to pioneer a brighter future together with a team of dedicated and passionate colleagues. We hire only the best, and our dynamic business offers plenty of opportunities to grow and develop your potential.
FAQs about the event
I would like to know about upcoming Novo Nordisk Foundation Research cluster events - where can I find information?
You are very welcome to join the 'Novo Nordisk Foundation Research Centers' Linkedin group. There you will find information about upcoming lectures, and much more. Also, you may want to sign up for the weekly announcement with events and deadlines, sent out by the group manager.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
You can park for free in front or at the side of Tuborg Havnevej 19. If that is full, there is 3 hours free parking in the parking to the Waterfront shopping mall at the end of the road.
Public transport by train to Hellerup station, and/or bus (1A, 21, 166), nearest by bus stop is Tuborg Boulevard.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Contact Sophie Labrosse at firstname.lastname@example.org
How do I cancel my participation?
Please help us respecting our speakers, as well keeping track of the numbers and optimize lecture and catering to the audience by cancelling as soon as you know that you exceptionally will not be able to make it. You can either cancel through Eventbrite or send an email to Sophie Labrosse (email@example.com).
Can I update my registration information?
Yes, just log in to Eventbrite. Please use this option also in the unlikely event that you need to cancel your registration.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, you do not have to bring your ticket, but registration is mandatory for participation.