As well as my own career workshops, which can be arranged via social media or my email,, there are many other events that take place for bioscientists during the year.

EMBO Lab Management courses

All year round

Heidelberg, Germany

A mixture of courses aimed at postdocs, female scientists, academic leaders.

Medical communications careers events

All year round

Various venues in the UK

A useful starting point for those considering a career in medical communications. Their website also has videos, webinars and other information useful for those making a decision about entering this profession.

Global Organisation for Bioinformatics Learning, Education and Training (GOBLET)

All year around

Various venues

This portal, hosted by the foundation, GOBLET,  gives you access to training courses and resources relevant to beginners, professionals, high school

Young Entrepreneurs in Science events

Various dates throughout the year


Part of the Falling Walls Foundation, these events include topics such as Prototype your PhD, Your On-line Pitch and From PhD to Sciencepreneur.

Research Careers in France – Webinar

19th May, 18.00 CET

This webinar is presented by the Association Bernard Gregory, ABG, a government-funded French support organisation that helps research students and postdocs to find out about job opportunities in France.
Access a previous webinar here

BCF Career Fair

14th May 2020 – POSTPONED UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER 2020

Utrecht, The Netherlands

This one-day career fair is open to life, Chemistry, Pharma and Food science students/researchers. It offers career support, talks and a large exhibition of organisations.

Biotech GrandEst Connecting PhD into Industry

2nd – 12th June 2020

Series of Webinars

Originally planned to take place in Strasbourg, this career fair encompasses talks, interviews and workshops aimed at PhD students and postdocs.

E-networking Physiological Society Webinar series

24th June 2020


This one-hour webinar will show you how to build professional relationships on line in order to research the job market, make connections and enhance your career prospects.


5th – 9th July 2020 – POSTPONED TO 2 – 6th SEPTEMBER 2020 and most talks likely to be delivered as webinars. Look out for updates.

Trieste, Italy

The European Science Open Forum is a biennial conference founded and organised by Euroscience. As well as showcasing the latest scientific and technological discoveries and inventions, it also includes exciting career and science-business programmes. Look out for updates.

JobVector Career Days 2020

Various dates and venues in Germany from October 2020

These career fairs are aimed at engineers, computer, physics and life scientists. They offer a large company exhibition with the opportunity to talk to employers, attend career lectures and have your CV checked.

BCF Career Fair

12th November 2020

Ghent, Belgium

This one-day career fair is open to life, Chemistry, Pharma and Food science students/researchers. It offers career support, talks and a large exhibition of organisations.

Royal Society of Biology (RSB) career events

Throughout the year

Mainly held in London but look out for other venues

Keep an eye on this website for a range of careers events – good value if you join the RSB!


NatureCareers organises career conferences throughout the year – visit their website to find out dates and venues for 2020.


For lots more meetings see the following sites:

THE NODE: Biology conferences, meetings, training, workshops

VITAE: Diary of careers events for postgrads and postdocs in the UK.

EMBL: Calendar of training events.


Science Festivals

SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS: Don’t forget that many scientific meetings organise a programme of careers events and activities in parallel to their main science programme.

If you have a meeting you would like to be added to this list contact me at 

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