LABVOLUTION 2019, 21 - 23 May
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Jobs & career

LABVOLUTION once again offers a starting point for job and career with numerous program items. Whether further education, the exchange with interesting employers or the concrete search for new professional challenges for newcomers or professionals, all aspects are covered.

academics Lunch Talks


"academics" is the name of a company specializing in job market and career consulting. For the third time in a row, academics is offering a supporting program on life science jobs and careers at LABVOLUTION.

A new feature this year consists of the academics Lunch Talks, where selected tradeshow attendees can meet employees from exciting companies over a free lunch snack and beverages. The so-called Employer Brand Ambassadors (EBAs), who come from different corporate areas, will report on their own personal careers, for example as sales staff, quality management employees or product development workers. In a compact group consisting of a maximum of 25 participants, the EBAs will answer questions and help participants get an authentic impression of career options in the life sciences. The academics Lunch Talks take place every day between 12:15 and 1:30 p.m. Since the number of places is limited to a maximum of 25 participants, please register in good time.

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  • academics Lunch Talks
    Daily 12:15 - 13:30 h
    Hall 20 | Conference Area, room 'Tokyo'
    Participation only after prior registration (see above)
    The lunch talks will be held in german
  • Lecture "From academia to industry - Alternative career paths for life scientists"
    Thursday, 23.05.2019 | 11:00 – 12:00 h
    BIOTECHNICA FORUM | Hall 20, Stand D30
  • Lecture "From the lab into the world? - Science Communication with Plötzlich Wissen!"
    Thursday, 23.05.2019 | 14:00 – 16:00 h
    BIOTECHNICA FORUM | Hall 20, Stand D30



If you’re interested in a job in the natural sciences or want to advance your current career, LABVOLUTION is the place to come for helpful advice. One source of this is jobvector, the careers portal for scientists in high-tech industries, which will be present at the European trade fair for innovative lab technology to inform visitors about career opportunities and concrete job openings. As a special bonus, every visitor will receive a free copy of their "Career Trends" guide for specialists, featuring comprehensive information on career profiles and industry trends along with helpful tips on career advancement and job application strategies.

The jobvector "job wall" will post numerous current job advertisements from top employers – ranging from small and medium-sized enterprises to global players.

Event tip:

  • Lecture "What is my profession? - Career opportunities for scientists in the high tech sector"
    Thursday, 23.05.2019 | 10:00 - 11:00 h
    BIOTECHNICA FORUM | Hall 20, Stand D30

Young Life Scientists – Business Orientation

Source: Campus Buch GmbH

On two days of the show, the Glass Laboratory Academy (GLA) from Berlin will now be staging its own program here for the first time. The session "Young Life Scientists – Business Orientation" on Thursday, 23 May, is aimed at PhD students and post-docs.

This is all about giving sound advice on career choices for young research scientists thinking of going into the biotech or pharma industries.

Gläsernes Labor Akademie

Event tip:

  • Lecture "Life Sciences go Industry – Challenges / perspectives / pitfalls"
    Thursday, 23.05.2019 | 10:30 – 12:00 h
    Hall 20 | Conference Area, room 'New York 2'
  • Lecture "Clinical Development – Still a Professional Option for Life Scientists?"
    Thursday, 23.05.2019 | 12:30 – 14:00 h
    Hall 20 | Conference Area, room 'New York 2'
  • Lecture "GMP in Biotechnology –A brief overview"
    Thursday, 23.05.2019 | 14:30 – 16:00 h
    Hall 20 | Conference Area, room 'New York 2'


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