Vitae News - 4 June 2019

Vitae News - 4 June 2019

Vitae Researcher Development International Conference 2019 Progamme 

The programme for the Vitae Development International Conference 2019 is shaping up, with an excellent range of keynote speakers confirmed over the two days of the event.

In the opening plenary this year, we will be exploring the future we are developing researchers for, including jobs of the future, the changing global research and development environment, creating healthier workplaces, and the future of research funding and assessment.
Our opening plenary speakers include:
  • Professor Michaël Matlosz, President, EuroScience
  • Dr Gary Williams, Researcher, Mind
  • Dr Anne-Marie Coriat, Head of UK and EU Research Landscape, Wellcome

Draft conference programme

#VitaeChat: Raising the profile of researcher career development

We hope you can join us for our next #vitaechat on raising the profile of researcher career development.

The chat takes place on Wednesday 12 June at 12 noon (UK time).

Together with researcher developers and researchers we will discuss how we can encourage universitites to make the development of researchers, their career progression, and the culture and environment of research a priority.

Our panel are looking forward to answering your questions

How to join #Vitaechat


IP for Research event

Following the success of the Vitae and Intellectual Property Office (IPO) ‘IP for Research’ workshops, a finale event will be held on Tuesday 2 July in London to build on learning gained from the 15 workshops that have already taken place this year. 

Researchers, researcher developers, supervisors and staff from technology transfer offices are invited to join this final opportunity to attend or observe the IP for research workshop and contribute to the future of the programme. 

Places are limited. Register your interest for booking information, coming soon.

Register interest