IDA Ph.d. Festival

IDA Ph.d. Festival
Join your peers for a great week of inspiration whether you consider to apply for a PhD program, are in the middle or near the end of your PhD. The festival is online and offers a wide range of relevant and interesting webinars for PhD fellows in STEM

The IDA PhD Festival is a week of online talks focusing on PhDs in STEM education programs. 

So, do you consider applying for a PhD? Or are you in the middle of everything? Or perhaps you are almost done with your PhD, then this festival will answer all your questions.

👉Monday: Should you apply for a PhD programme? Or have you just started ?

Wondering if you should do a PhD? What should you consider before embarking on a PhD? We will try to answer all of the questions you might have and you are more than welcome to ask for yourself during the webinars.

👉Tuesday and Wednesday : Are you in the middle of your PhD, and struggle with everyday problems ?
Learn how to maintain a healthy work-life ballance, and get important insights how to handle these problems that you will meet for sure. 

👉Thursday and Friday : Almost done with your PhD and wondering which career prospects you have?
Statistically more than 50% of you will have to find employment outside academia. Meet other PhDs, who have started corporate careers, IDA's careers councellors and representatives from companies who hire PhDs and get inspiration for non-academic career posibilities.

👉 Friday : Social event
Hopefully, Friday will also mean Friday-bar! If all goes well weather and coronawise, IDA PhD network invites for a beer and a free talk on IDA's beautiful habourfront café. Meet other PhD students and discuss the takeaways from the festival and enjoy life.

Download programme here

Why attend ? 

Get career counselling and advice about the Danish labour market
Learn how to handle stress and improve your work life balance
Learn how to be your own boss and how to bring your great ideas to life
Find out what companies are looking for when they hire PhDs
Grab a beer in the sun for the habour Friday bar (if COVID allows it)

Sign up for the social event Friday >
There is a special sign up for the social event Friday to ensure your safety and prevent the spread of Covid19. Sign up here >

Registration procedure for the webinar series:

Once you have registered you will receive a confirmation e-mail. Acces link to the webinar series will be send out by e-mail for all attendees on Friday 20 August. Same link is used to acces all webinars.

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Also check out our FAQ site where you can get answers to the most frequently asked questions in connection with webinars: FAQ about IDA webinars

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It is not allowed to share the zoom link or the video link with others, or to record audio and images of the webinar.

Organizer: The Danish Society of Engineers, IDA

Sign up: Not a member? In order to sign up, you must create a user profile. Note, when creating a user profile, you will be able to access IDA's online services - you will not become a member of IDA.

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When you are registered as a participant at this webinar, you will also automatically receive info about the next webinar within the same subject area.

  • When

    From: 23. aug. 2021 - 09:00 To: 27. aug. 2021 - 17:00
  • Where

    Webinar - In front of your pc/tablet/phone

  • Registration Deadline

    22. aug. 2021 - 16:00

  • Organizer

    IDA PhD

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