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Beyond the lab: developing your Industrial Biotechnology career Conference 2018

Thank you for attending for the Beyond the Lab: Developing your Industrial Biotechnology Career Conference being held on 18-19th July at York University Exhibition Centre.

Please find below the presentations and recorded sessions from the conference.

Day 1

Keynote Speaker 

Simon Dewar, Fujifilm Diosynth

See below recording

Working for different types of companies
Introduction Yvonne Armitage, KTN

Download the recording of the Day 1 morning session

Working for a large multinational  Will Cannon, Croda
Working for a SME Ed Green, CHAIN Biotechnology Ltd
Working for a start-up Matthew Hodges, Oxford Biotrans Ltd
Working for a stakeholder Colin Miles, BBSRC
Working for a stakeholder Daniel Firth, IChemE
Non-laboratory based careers workshops
Marketing (the 7Ps & Company Strategy) Caroline West, Alchemedia
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Sales Stuart West, Biocatalysts
A career as a patent attorney Kate Appleby, Marks & Clerk Download the recording of the workshop
Scientific Publishing Fiona Muir, Taylor & Francis Group
Operations Jeremy Bartosiak-Jentys, Croda Download the recording of the workshop
Quality Management & Assurance Melissa Bell & Amy Elliott, Fujifilm Diosynth

Introduction to Belbin

Stuart West, Biocatalysts  

Day 2

Non-Technical Skills
Using networking for career progression Ally Spencer, Royal Society of Biology  
Good and Bad meetings Sarah Hosking, Unilever  
Soft Skills, behaviours (bad habits) and personality  Stuart West, Biocatalysts  
Belbin for teamwork - what type of team player are you?   Stuart West, Biocatalysts  
Your career - What are you looking for & how to find it?    Richard Acton, SRG  
Basic Finance Stuart West, Biocatalysts  
Making applications for Innovate competitions Paul Bellow, Innovate UK as part of UKRI  
BBSRC Funding Colin Miles, BBSRC  
Going from start-up to large scale manufacturing Ed Green, CHAIN Biotechnology Ltd  


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