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IONS+ Supercharge Your Conference Experience

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  • Organisers

    Helena Weigand, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    Hande Ibili, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    Killian Keller, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    Yannik Horst, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    Ayhan Furkan, EPFL, Switzerland

  • Day & Time

    18.09.2022, 09:00 – 17:45

  • Location

    Room Kairo

  • Description

    A program designed for students and early-career professionals with a focus on maximizing the ECOC experience and networking.

  • Programme

    09:00 – 10:15: Welcome & Introduction
    10:15 – 11:30:Image Contest & Networking

    11:30 – 13:30:Lunch (organised)

    13:30 – 15:30:What Can I Do After My PhD? Inputs from Successful People
      Cristina Benea-Chelmus, Assistant Professor, EPFL, Switzerland
      Christian Haffner, Group Leader, imec, Belgium
      Niels Quack, Associate Professor, University of Sydney, Australia
      Claudia Hoessbacher, CEO, Polariton Technologies Ltd., Switzerland
      Fabio Bottoni, Optical Hardware Engineer, Cisco, Italy
    15:30 – 17:30:Pimp your Presentation! – Workshop
      Magda Kern-Fialkowska, Head of Speakers, TEDxZurich, Switzerland
    17:30 – 17:45:Award Ceremony

  • Image Contest

    Participation in the Image Contest – “Optics in Micro- and Macroscale”
    For participation in the image contest, please submit your image in this google form. For more information about the contest or the submission guidelines, check the Terms and Conditions. The image will be printed out and judged by your peers, the best submissions will win a price!

  • Sponsored by

    Optica Foundation

  • Supported by

    ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    EPFL, Switzerland