PhD Event

Moving to the Dark Side of the Force:
A Hitchhiker's Guide to the Private Sector
25th August 2022

Are you about to complete your PhD or PostDoc in STEM ? Did you already decide to leave academia and are you now wondering how to smoothly transition to the private sector?
Search no more! Come and meet other PhDs who have recently jumped in and learn about their experience!

B12 Consulting is an IT consulting company founded by 3 PhDs in Physics. Today, we employ more than 30 people, about 40% of whom hold a PhD or post-doctorate in sciences (physics, mathematics, engineering, etc.).

What to do after your PhD and what careers in the private sector are available to you?
How to value your skills and research during a recruitment process?
What are the big changes you will have to face and how to prepare yourself?

5pm: Welcome drink*
5.30pm: Presentation of the Golden Rules to ensure an optimal transition from the Academic to Private sector.
7pm: Foodtruck* & networking with B12 Consulting’s team.
*Free drinks, food, and fun!
Offices of B12 Consulting
Boucle Odon Godart 2
1348 Louvain-la-Neuve
Thursday August 25th 2022
5pm - 10pm
Free registration
Event limited to 70 people. Don’t wait to register!

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