9.30-10.30          Registration and coffee

10.30-10.45        Welcome and Introduction – Stefan Bauer, MC Research Fellow, University of York

10.45-11.30        Keynote address: Strengthening Academic Connections in EuropeRichard Catlow, Foreign Secretary of the Royal Society

11.30-13.00        Roundtable: Beyond Brexit: International Collaboration and Communication in Science and Humanities

  • Jane Winters (Digital Humanities, SAS);
  • Matina Tsalavuota, Head of the Communication Office, Rothamsted Research (former MC fellow at UCL);
  • Jill Kraye (Warburg Institute, SAS).
  • Chair: Brian Cahill (Institute for Bioprocessing and Analytical Measurement Techniques, Heiligenstadt & MCAA General Chair).

13.00-14.00        Lunch

14.00-15.00        Working groups. Parallel sessions

Problems & Fixes : Stefan Bauer / Brian Cahill (MCAA)

Training: Impact and Engagement  Elodie Chabrol (UCL)

15.00-15.15        Coffee break

15.15-16.15        Working groups. Career Development: Your Next Step. Parallel sessions

PhD students: Fran Cardells (Salesforce, London)

Experienced Researchers : Michael Browne (European Research Office, UCL)

16.30-17.00        Outcomes of working groups (4 x 5 min. presentations) and Summary of event – Stefan Bauer, MC Research Fellow, University of York

17.00                     Confirmation of committee roles

18.00                     Marie Curie Slam and Social part of the evening. Location: The Marlborough Arms, 36 Torrington Pl, London WC1E 7LY.

Slam host: Liam Shaw (UCL)

Pub slam judge: Elodie Chabrol (UCL)