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Communicating and connecting beyond your sector - Career Development Event

10.00, Thursday 13 October 2022

Online / Victoria Gallery & Museum

Liverpool L3 5RF

This event will be inspirational to early career researchers wanting to learn more about how to effectively communicate and connect with people across sectors.

It will provide an opportunity to delve into discussions focusing on how you can communicate your ideas to people with different skills sets or knowledge, bringing a range of people on board with you to achieve a shared goal and connecting with people from diverse backgrounds. We look forward to seeing you there.


The event will include:

  • Inspiring talks from three diverse speakers.
  • Career development training from a professional facilitator.
  • Interactive discussions with other researchers at a similar stage of their career.



10.00 - 10.15 Introduction and welcome
  • Professor Dame Nicky Cullum FMedSci
10.15 - 10.45

Speaker presentations

  • Dr Amit Pujari
  • Dr Helen Surana
  • Professor Philip Bejon FMedSci
10.45 - 11.15 Q&A and panel discussion
11.15 - 11.30 Break
11.30 - 12.55 Training workshop
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration workshop by Skillfluence
12.55 - 13.00 Closing remarks


A detailed agenda can be found under the 'Downloads' section on the right-hand-side of the page.


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