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    • From various tests at UZ Brussel with 205 test subjects who suffer from chronic liver diseases, PhD researcher Joeri Lambrecht (who is the winner of our VUB PhD Cup 2019) and Prof. dr.

    • Trainer: Francesco Contino
      Wanneer: 26 juni 2019 van 12:30 tot 14:30 (sandwich lunch included)
      Lokaal: B.011 (Career Center) - campus Etterbeek


      Om onze doctoraathouders extra voor te bereiden op deelname aan de Vlaamse PhD Cup, deelt Prof. Francesco Contino tips & tricks om het populariserend artikel vorm te geven en er uit te springen bij de jury.

      Wat heb je nodig? Een draft van de paper die je gaat indienen en veel enthousiasme

    • There will be a screening of the film “The History of the Pig (within us)” at CINEMA RITCS on the 2nd of July at 5pm (for more info check this link:https://www.docville.be/en/film/the-history-of-the-pig-within-us)

    • On 2 and 3 July 2019 the Flemish universities organize the seventh edition of the summer school on scientific communication and communicative skills in Antwerpen.

    • Explaining in three minutes what your research is about, that’s what is expected from the finalists in the VUB PhD Cup on the 27th of May 2019. To win the 500 euro award, the candidates need to translate their research into a short message that enthuses and can be understood by a wide audience. To get into the finals, the finalists had to struggle through pre-selections in April. Eventually 9 young researchers made it to the finals. Like in a real talent show, both an expert jury and the audience had to vote for the best presentations.

    • Dompel je onder in het klimaatthema!

      Welke rol is er voor organisaties en bedrijven weggelegd in de klimaattransitie? Hoe zet je als organisatie de eerste stap naar klimaatneutraliteit? De Vrije Universiteit Brussel helpt je op weg met een intensief en inspirerend bootcamp.

      Wat houdt het klimaatprobleem juist in en wat kunnen we eraan doen? Welke klimaatoplossingen zijn er en hoe kunnen organisaties en bedrijven deze implementeren?

    • Call for Participation - 4th Interdisciplinary Summer school on Privacy (ISP 2019)

      September 1-6, 2019, Berg en Dal / Nijmegen (The Netherlands)

      Theme:  Dark Patterns



      Confirmed teachers so far (more names to be added)

      - Gloria Gonzalez Fuster (VUB, Belgium)

      - (Name to be confirmed) (EDPS, Belgium)

      - Narseo Vallina Rodriguez (IMDEA, Spain)

      - Colin Gray (Purdue University, USA)

      - Michael Dieter (Warwick U.)

    • Are you involved in a scientific association or society and does this organisation organise activities that could be interesting for doctoral students and postdocs? Then you might be interested in the interuniversity support that is being offered by Doctoral Schools of all 5 Flemish universities.  They have decided to provide grants of maximum 5.000€ for one-day activities and maximum 8.000€ for activities of two or more days. Examples of initiatives are workshops, summer schools, conferences, …


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      VUB PhD Cup: FINALS