Upcoming events for academics

Event: Writing an excellent research grant proposal I
Topic: It is essential for researchers to be able to obtain independent research funding in order to advance in their career. This training course will provide you with both the tools and the opportunity to practice with writing or improving your own research proposal for an individual grant.
Date: September 8
Time: 9.00 - 12.30
Location: HUBspot, Langegracht 70, 2312 NV Leiden


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Event: Knowledge exchange and impact
Topic: Do you want to apply for a NWO Veni, Vidi, Vici grant or another similar NWO proposal? This English course will give you the tools to write an excellent knowledge utilization paragraph for your application.
Date: September 12
Time: 9.00 - 13.00
Location: HUBspot, Langegracht 70, 2312 NV Leiden

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Event: ERC Synergy Grant Information Meeting
Topic: The European Research Council (ERC) will relaunch the Synergy Grant funding programme in 2018 (expected deadline 14 November 2017). Luris (Leiden University) and LUMC is therefore organising a joint information meeting for researchers of Leiden University and LUMC on 13 September 2017.
Date: September 13
Time: 9.30 - 13.00
Location: To follow

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Event: Leiden Bio Science Park presents: Show me the Money! walk-in sessions for funding your Leiden start-up
Topic: Do you need funding for your startup? Too early for private money? Rather keep your shares for now and keep the company’s value growing? Don’t want to spend your money on intermediates? Come to these walk-in sessions and find out what regional, national and European grants and loans can do for your project. Learn about tax relief schemes and alternative financing of equipment. Get the chance to personally link with experts who advise about a selection of programs of specific interest for the Leiden entrepreneurial ecosystem. One of the participating experts will be Luris colleague Tim de Jong, Luris Entrepreneurship Advisor, Investment Manager with UNIIQ and Fund Manager of Enterprise Leiden Fund).
Date: October 5
Time: 10.00 - 13.00 hrs.
Location: BioPartner 1, Foyer, J.H Oortweg 21, 2333 CH Leiden

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​Event: Writing an excellent research grant proposal II
Topic: It is essential for researchers to be able to obtain independent research funding in order to advance in their career. This training course will provide you with both the tools and the opportunity to practice with writing or improving your own research proposal for an individual grant.
Date: September 8
Time: 9.00 - 12.30
Location: HUBspot, Langegracht 70, 2312 NV Leiden

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Event: Techtalk
Topic: Diabetes (event followed by an opportunity to connect with peers) 
Date: October 12
Location: Grandcafe De Stal, Darwinweg 1 2333 CR Leiden

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Event: Brave New World Conference
Topic: Brave New World brings the brightest and most unique thinkers in the fields of culture, philosophy, sciences, technology and storytelling together to discuss potential problems and opportunities in the world of tomorrow. Brave New World wants to discuss what ethical and social impact new technologies could have on human life, before the innovations are introduced in society.
Dates: November 2 & 3
Location: Stadsgehoorzaal, Breestraat 60, Leiden
Website: www.bravenewworld.nl

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