YCN Workshop in Smolenice, Slovakia, 02-04/10/2018
The YCN committee is pleased to announce that the 1st YCN networking workshop will be held from 2nd to the 4th October 2018 in Smolenice Castle (Slovakia).
This event is open for young researchers (PhD + max 8 years), limited to 70 participants including post docs, PhD students and master students (max. 20 M.Sc. students).
2 invited speakers from academy and industry will take part to the event:
Prof. Thomas F. Webster, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - USA
Dr. Moritz von Witzleben, Founder & GM, INMATEC - ECerS President
Introduce yourself and meet new fellows along 3 days to develop your network and set future collaborations!!!
All participants will pitch (present) themselves orally in 5 minutes including visual aids (videos, picture, slides, etc.).
Your task: Get funding for your ceramic research or research idea from the live jury.
The experienced jury will give you valuable feedback on how you could improve to succeed. The best pitches will be awarded!
Please find below good examples on how to pitch your science, but do not worry about the level of your presentation skills, we are all there to learn: