REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN
12-13 December 2013
'Destination Europe' Conference
San Francisco, California
OVERVIEWShowcase the vibrant and exciting research and innovation culture in Europe and the opportunities available to researchers, from anywhere in the world, interested in working in Europe.
It is a joint initiative of the European Union and its Member States.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
CONFERENCE OUTLINEAt the San Francisco event you will find:
Excellence:Europe has world-class research institutions, innovation clusters and unique infrastructures.
Funding opportunities:Europe offers excellent career and funding opportunities. It funds frontier research generously allowing researchers to establish themselves independently.
Innovation and business opportunities:Europe supports innovation and translational research. It offers measures such as tax credits, support for early start-up companies and risk sharing facilities.
Culture:Europe offers rich and diverse experience outside the laboratory with its varied culture, food, landscape and lifestyle.
Working life:Europe offers multi-cultural working environments, with English a commonly used language among scientists.
Workers in Europe enjoy high standards of social security and social benefits like maternity/paternity leave, pensions, health care etc.