Umeå University EC Jubilee Symposium - The MIMS Excellence by Choice Programme
Welcome to the University's EC Jubiliee Symposium!
Friday 16 October Aula Nordica, 13.30-16.30
“What enables groundbreaking research? What might attract the next generation of researchers? These questions are of fundamental importance to research and will be highlighted and discussed at the symposium Excellence by Choice.
Invited speakers include internationally leading scientists and research directors involved in recruitment and scientific policy guiding. Young group leader colleagues share their experience together with the successful MIMS group leader and role model Emmanuelle Charpentier, now known worldwide for her research on CRISPR-Cas9, a groundbreaking genome editing tool. The symposium is organised by Umeå University and its Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden – MIMS – the Swedish node in The Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine.
Find more information and biographies of the speakers on the Website of Umeå University: www.umu.se/excellence-by-choice