Fourth Annual

“What Can You Be With a PhD?”

STEM Career Symposium

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Postdocs and graduate students are invited to the Fourth Annual STEM Career Symposium, where they can  explore career paths outside academia, in various sectors such as Entrepreneurship, Consulting, Science Policy, Industry R&D, and many more.

This one day event is structured around interactive panel sessions featuring professionals who have successfully transitioned outside of academia. Meet fellow PhDs who now thrive in companies like Pfizer, Qualcomm, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Northrop Grumman, Vertex, Cymer, Boston Consulting Group, The Jackson Laboratory, Morrison & Foerster, and many others. Obtain information about your target careers, expand your understanding about potential career paths, and start building your network!

Please see the registration link below and the navigational links to the left (or below on mobile) for detailed information about the schedule, program, parking and logistics, event sponsors and organizers.

STEM Careery Symposium

(Early Bird Discount ends March 17th!)

Conference App: Download the O’Connect conference app to look up conference logistics and program details (including speaker/panelist bios) on your phone. You can also directly connect with attendees/speakers you meet throughout the day and expand your network!

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Schedule Summary

Registration: 8-9 am

Program: 9 am – 5:30 pm

Networking Reception: 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Breakfast & Lunch provided!

Who’s eligible to attend: The symposium is geared towards postdocs and graduate students but is open to anyone interested

Dress Code: Business Casual