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National PhD Welcome Day 2019

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Event date: Thursday, 21 November 2019 02:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Place: Halle des Poches à Fonte
Belval Campus

Welcome to all new PhD candidates from all over the world who start their doctoral research in Luxembourg!

Want to know more about the research landscape in Luxembourg? Network with doctoral candidates and organisers of doctoral training? Get the tool kit for a successful PhD?
Come join us! You will exchange and have fun with fellow young researchers. Registration will open in September.

The National PhD Welcome Day 2019 is organised under the lead of Luxembourg Institute of Health, in partnership with the University of Luxembourg, LISER, LIST, MPI, LuxDoc, EURAXESS and FNR.


14.00 - 15.00

Registration and welcome coffee

15.00 - 15.20

Welcome speech and icebreaker (LIH)

15.20 - 15.35

Luxembourg's research landscape and the National Quality Framework for Doctoral Training (FNR)

15.35 - 15.50

Doctoral education at the University of Luxembourg (UL)

15.50 - 17.20

Tool kit session: "All you need for your PhD" (including group picture and coffee break)

17.20 - 18.00

Inspirational keynote by Dr Robert Mann, Luxembourg's first professional Badminton player

18.00 - 19.00

Fun quiz by LuxDoc

19.00 - 20.00


20.00 - 22.00

Pop-Rock music with band “Les Roosters”

Link: Register here
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National PhD Welcome Day 2019