Location & dates EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 5 - 7 Jul 2016
Deadlines Registration closed Abstract submission closed


Post-conference workshops will be held on the morning of 7 July. The workshops will support delegates to implement continuing professional development practices in their organisations or enable more in-depth discussion of conference topics. The themes of the Workshops are Career planning, Competency profiles and On-the-job training. Spaces are limited so early registration is encouraged.

Further information will be published here closer to the conference.

Examples of potential topics include but are not limited to:

•    Developing competency profiles for a profession and/or the individual
•    Training young researchers to develop the skills and mind set to work in both industry and academia
•    Transformative learning: applying learning effectively in the workplace
•    How to assess the effectiveness and applicability of training (as an individual and as a manager)
•    The role of coaching
•    Developing regulatory professionals
•    Consolidating existing or emerging competency profiles
•    Developing best working practice for lifelong learning