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Future2Go & Science2Go –
New lecture series at Potsdam Science Park

Future2Go is presenting career paths of alumni of the various institutions. Students, PhDs and PostDocs will get insights about alternatives to the academic research. What is the work of a patent attorney like, how do I become a founder of a company? Alumni try to answer these questions.

Science2Go will present various scientific research topics of the Potsdam Science Park. The lecture addresses researchers, staff working at and people living nearby the Science Park. You will get insights in other research topics and your neighbour institutions.

Future2Go and Science2Go Program (Mondays 12 pm to 1 pm)

15th July 2019
Dr. Nicolas Schauer, Metabolon
From Scientist to Entrepreneur
GO:IN, Seminar Room

12th August 2019 
Prof. Dr. Mark Stitt, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology 
Is there room for improvement of a process that Nature has been optimizing for 2 million years?

MPI Campus, Main Building Seminar Room

16th September 2019
Dr. Dorothee Andres, Graduate of University of Potsdam
From Science to Politics
German Federal Ministry of Health – Unit 116 – Biotechnological Innovation, Nanotechnology, Genetic Engineering
TIP, UP Haus 10

30th September 2019
Dr. Lars Dähne, Surflay Nanotec GmbH, Graduate of Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces
Dos and don’ts for scientists moving into the management of a company
MPI Campus, Main Building Seminar Room

21st October 2019
Prof. Dr. Harald Pfeiffer, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics 
Gravitational Waves: The Nobel Prize - and what's next?
MPI Campus, Main Building Seminar Room

11th November 2019
Prof. Dr. Alexander Böker, Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research
„Forscher, Erfinder, Unternehmer: der richtige Mix macht den Erfolg“
Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research, Seminar Room

16th December 2019
Dr. Thomas Leya
Kälteangepasste Schneealgen und ihr Potential in einer biobasierten Wirtschaft
Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI, Seminar Room

Free Brown-Bag Lunch lecture series are held in the respective institute of the alumnus / scientist. Please register at

Contact for further information:
Dr. Jana Dotzek
+49 331 237 351 102

In Cooperation with:
The Health Capital Cluster
Management Berlin-Brandenburg
The Health Capital, Berlin-Brandenburg

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