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Friday, January 19, 2018 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Patent Law Review Panel

Join ASAP and BEST program to hear about the field of intellectual property. This will be an informal discussion panel featuring patent agents, examiners and attorneys who all started off in a STEM field (science PhDs) and eventually transitioned to patent law. We have a very promising and diverse

Location:
226 Weill Hall

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Pathways to Success & BEST Joint Symposium

Save the date to chart your future career success!

Workshops and concurrent talks on broad professional development to include:

Elevator Pitch, Non-academic Job Mechanics, Navigate your Future-submit your thesis or dissertation, Creating and Owning Your Individual Development Plan, and more!

Location:
G10 Biotech

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 05:00 PM - 08:30 PM
2018 Startup Symposium

Weill Cornell Medicine Dean’s Entrepreneurship Lab and Entrepreneurship at Cornell will join forces to host an exciting evening showcasing innovation and startups that are shaking up the life sciences space. Hear from scientists and entrepreneurs themselves about what it takes to innovate in

Location:
Uris Auditorium
1300 York Avenue
New York, NY

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 08:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Virtual Case Experiences Session

Join two BCG Atlanta consulting team members who will discuss their case experiences and transition to consulting. Speakers to include Wei Han, our Duke ADC recruiting specialist. Wei is a Consultant at BCG who holds a PhD from Duke University.

Login details for this virtual session will be shared

Location:
Webinar

Friday, January 26 - Sunday, January 28, 2018
Animal Health Hackathon

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Cohosted by the Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine and Entrepreneurship at Cornell.

Students from across degrees, majors and colleges at Cornell, as well as guests from select veterinary colleges, are invited to attend this weekend event to explore current trends and

Location:
409 College Avenue
Ithaca

Friday, January 26, 2018
NBA 6320: Core Leadership Skills FOR A VUCA World

This course is designed to provide students with an opportunity to expand their knowledge and understanding of the key leadership skills required for success in today's volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) business world.

Meets: January 26, January 27, February 2 & 3rd, 2:00- 5:00

Location:
Meets Jan 26, 27, Feb. 2 & 3

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Building Mentoring Skills for an Academic Career

Spring 2018 Certificate Program

In this series of lunchtime workshops for graduate students and postdocs, you will develop essential research mentoring skills, particularly in disciplines where research is conducted collaboratively in a laboratory or field setting. Effective mentoring of students

Location:
TBA
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Thursday, February 01, 2018 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Networking @Rev: Hardware

Networking@Rev is a great way to get to know Ithaca’s startup community, meet start ups looking to hire/collaborate, and form valuable connections with local startups and potential investors.  At Rev we draw on the growing hardware ecosystem in our region, and the exciting resources for

Location:
RSVP
Rev Ithaca Startup Works
314 East State Street
Ithaca

Thursday, February 08, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Building a career On & Off the Bench

Please join the virtual seminar by Dr. Ronda Hamm.

Dr. Ronda Hamm began her career at Dow AgroSciences after finishing her PhD in Entomology at Cornell. She has held a variety of roles in the company including Senior Scientist, Field Biologist, Project Manager Patent Liaison, and Global Academic

Location:
135 Emerson
RSVP please

Thursday, February 15, 2018 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
MedTech Member Meet up

Join your fellow members for an in-depth look at SUNY Upstate Medical University's Institute for Human Performance, a rehabilitation center offering occupational and physical therapy, aquatics, cardio rehabilitation, burn rehabilitation, concussion therapy, and neuropsychology assessment.

The BEST

Location:
Institute for Human Performance
SUNY Upstate Medical University
505 Irving Ave.
4th Floor Conference…

Friday, March 09 - Sunday, March 11, 2018
Comm 5660 Science Communication Workshop

This weekend workshop trains researchers in the sciences (including natural sciences, engineering, experimental social sciences, etc.) to communicate effectively with non scientists such as policy makers, political stakeholders, the media, and the general public. Training activities may include role

Location:
TBD

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 04:30 PM
Three Minute Thesis Competition

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a competition for graduate students to develop and showcase their research communication skills. Cornell's 4th annual competition will be held on Wednesday, March 21, at 4:30 in G10 Biotech. All research students (master's and doctoral) are invited to participate in

Location:
G10 Biotech

Thursday, April 05, 2018 08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
BEST Professional Portrait Date

Award Winning Portraitist Roger William Theise will again be on campus to take a professional headshot so you can look your BEST for your LinkedIn profile, and more.

Please sign up for a 10 minute slot using this Google form. Preference given to BESTies. We will confirm your timeslot a

Location:
G01

Thursday, April 26, 2018
Finding your Research Voice Workshop
Complete details to come soon...
Location:
G01

Tuesday, June 05, 2018
AAAS Workhop

 

 

Details coming soon

Location:
226 Weill Hall

Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Pathways to Success & BEST Joint Symposium

Save the date to chart your future career success!


This is the second of two symposia to help you successfully Navigate Your Future. This June 6 symposium is coincident with our 5th annual BEST Symposium, so mark your calendar now!

Workshops and concurrent panel discussions on broad

Location:
G10 Biotech

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