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Life Science Zurich Young Scientist Network


Wonder what it's like to get a job as a life scientist?

At our career chat events employees of a variety of different types of companies share their career experience; from studying to where they are now. Come learn from the first hand experience of successful life scientists!

Our past event:  Farma Industria Ticino on the 15th January 2019




Are you thinking about making a transition from academic research to industry?


Farma Industria Ticino, the association of chemical and pharmaceutical industries in the Swiss canton of Ticino, represents the largest hub of Ticino-based companies in the field. Currently, Farma Industria Ticino counts 29 member companies, with a combined manpower of approximately 2900 employees. Its main area of interest is to promote collaboration and exchange of knowledge and expertise among the sector in Switzerland. Farma Industria Ticino is moreover committed to offering trainings and introductory courses to young scientists, with the aim of aiding them in their career paths.


We are happy to welcome Dr Gabriel Haering, CEO at Cerbios –member company of Farma Industria Ticino, for our upcoming Career Chat on January 15th 2019.


Dr Haering will give an outline of his personal success story, from his beginnings as PhD student at ETH until his current position as CEO at Cerbios. He will also touch upon job opporturnities in Ticino, with special attention to internships and trainings offered by the member companies of the Farma Industria Ticino Hub.


Catch this opportunity to gain valuable insights into the job opportunities offered by Farma Industria Ticino and to network with our guest at the Apéro following the talk!


Date: Tuesday, January 15th 2019

Time: 16:30

Location: ETH Hönggerberg, HIL E9


Post-event update

Click in the link below to see some pictures of the event:

Career chat with Farma Industria Ticino: 15.01.2019


You can read more about our past events here:

28) 29th November 2019: Corina Müller (Roche Innovation Center Zurich, F. Hoffmann-La Roche)

27) 7th November 2018: Arman Nilforoushan and Elena Prokhorova (Executive Insight) 

25) 8th March 2018: A.T. Kearney 

24) 7th September 2017: Dr. Scotti (Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research)

23) 22nd June 2017: Jonas Danner and David Abraham (GE Healthcare Life Sciences)

22) 3rd March 2017: Dr. Matthias Schranzhofer and Kristina Joksimovic (Thermo Fisher Scientific)

21) 2nd November 2016: Dr. Emilie Jaquiery (Novartis)

20) 5th October 2016: Dr. Fanny Masson and Dr. Raphael Hahn (Roche)

19) 12th May 2016: Dr. Agnes Bombrun Sauer (Givaudan)

18) 8th March 2016: Dr. Christian Burri (Swiss TPH)

17) 6 April 2016: Dr. Johannes Mosbacher (Roche)

16) 8 December 2015: Prof. Dr. Wiltrud Treffenfeldt (Dow Chemical)

15) 11 August 2015: Claire Dunn (Roche Glycart AG)

14) 28 May 2015: Davide Levi & Alan Timme (IMS Health)

13) 4 December 2014: Daniel Guedelha (Novartis)

12) 4 November 2014: Martin Schulze (Astellas)

11) 25 September 2014: Nadine Pasche (Roche)

10) 05 June 2014: Evangelos Athanassiou (McKinsey)

09) 04 December 2013: Tom van der Goor (Agilent)

08) 16 October 2013: Daniela Gunz (MSD)

07) 16 September 2013: Recruiting Event (Contact Singapore)

06) 11 June 2013: Eric Eichhorn (Givaudan)

05) 23 May 2013: Sebastian Kirbach (Roche)

04) 18 April 2013: Fitore Kasumaj (Johnson & Johnson)

03) 12 June 2012: Christopher Faraday (Novartis)

02) 12 December 2012: Isabel Gruber (Merck)

01) 03 October 2012: Irin Maier (Hocoma)

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