Life Science with Industry workshop 2018

19 November 2018

Leiden, November 19 – 23, 2018

We invite researchers (especially PhD students and postdocs) from all branches of the life sciences to participate in the one-week Lorentz workshop Life Sciences with Industry 2018 in Leiden: November 19 – 23, 2018. During the workshop, 24 participants will tackle, three scientifically challenging and commercially important problems formulated by the following three companies.

Heineken
Selective recovery of ethanol and aroma compounds from alcoholic solutions
Solynta
Quality Matters: how to monitor frying quality of potato tubers?
VITO
A Serious Game on Preventive Health
 
For a full description of these challenges https://www.lorentzcenter.nl/lc/web/2018/1055/info.php3?wsid=1055&venue=Snellius
 
The workshop will take place in Leiden in the building of the Lorentz Center, an organisation that is specialised in organising scientific workshops (http://www.lorentzcenter.nl/).
To create multi-disciplinary teams, participants will be selected based on their (i) specific background, (ii) motivation to participate, and (iii) date of registration (first come first served).
 
Register on the workshop website: https://www.lorentzcenter.nl/lc/web/2018/1055/info.php3?wsid=1055&venue=Snellius

Deadline: Friday October 19, 2018.
Participation is free of charge, including hotel accommodation, lunches and two dinners during the workshop. The workshop is sponsored by the Lorentz Center, the Research School BioSB (http://biosb.nl/) and the three companies involved.

Need for more information?
Contact (Carey Batenburg-Einthoven) at the Lorentz Center (phone +31 715 275 578).