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GRC Connects: Biocatalysis

Fostering interactive networking in the Biocatalysis community 

Thursday, September 24, 2020
11AM - 12:30PM ET

Event Description

Join the moderated panel of four mentors from academia and industry for a discussion on career development and networking opportunities, as well as current challenges due to the pandemic.  The topics for discussion include:

1.  Next career steps during a pandemic

2. Work life balance for scientists with caring responsibilities working from home

3. Promoting collaboration opportunities and scientific exchange during travel restrictions

4.  Building and expanding a network without in-person conferences


Biocatalysis GRC Chair

Birgit Kosjek, Merck & Co.

Biocatalysis GRC Vice Chair

Sabine L. Flitsch, University of Manchester


Alison Narayan, The University of Michigan

Bernhard Hauer, University of Stuttgart

Carlos Martinez, Pfizer

Martin Hayes, AstraZeneca



10:45am     Event Arrival

11:00am     Panel & Discussion

12:00pm    Networking

12:30pm    Closing Remarks

Open networking will be available until the event closes at 1:00pm.


GRC Connects is an initiative of the Gordon Research Conferences that provides opportunities for GRC communities to connect and collaborate until we resume in-person meetings, furthering GRC's commitment to find new and creative ways to advance the frontiers of science. 



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