Events


May 2022

19

12:00 EDT

Informal in-person coffee chat with Prof. L.S. Sashidhara (Weill Cornell Medicine, New York City)

Early-career STEM researcher? Interested in transitioning back to academic and non-academic sectors in India?
Prof. L.S. Sashidhara is the Dean of Research and Professor of Biology at Ashoka University, India. Discuss career opportunities at Ashoka University & IISER Pune, and the overall opportunity landscape in Indian academia using this 1-on-1 interaction opportunity at Weill Cornell Medicine in NYC.

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21

15:00 PDT

Informal in-person coffee chat with Prof. L.S. Sashidhara (Caltech, L.A.)

Early-career STEM researcher? Interested in transitioning back to academic and non-academic sectors in India?
Prof. L.S. Sashidhara is the Dean of Research and Professor of Biology at Ashoka University, India. Discuss career opportunities at Ashoka University & IISER Pune, and the overall opportunity landscape in Indian academia using this 1-on-1 interaction opportunity at Caltech near Los Angeles.

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Registration Deadline: May 20, 2022

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June 2022

4

19:30 IST
10:00 EST

Webinar: SERB Ramanujan Fellowship Grant Writing

The SERB Ramanujan Fellowship is meant for brilliant Indian scientists and engineers from outside India to take up scientific research positions in India. Sci-ROI is organizing a webinar focusing on the grant-writing process for this fellowship with experts including fellowship awardees and representatives from host institutes and the funding agency.

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July 2022

5-11

 

Sci-ROI 4th Recruitment Drive

We invite you to join our virtual recruitment drive to explore professional opportunities at eminent institutes in India and to engage in 1-on-1 interviews with their recruiting team.

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Registration to open on May 22nd


 

PAST EVENTS


April 2022

30

19:30 IST
10:00 EST

Focused in-depth webinar on ‘Crafting a Career in Science Communication in India’

Would you like to know what it takes to create and sustain a career in Science and Medical Communication in India? Ever wondered what the recruiters are looking for, where to find and network for such opportunities and how different is the recruitment process from traditional academic positions? Join established professionals and recruiters from the field of sci- and med-comm in India during Sci-ROI Global’s upcoming webinar on ‘Crafting a Career in Science Communication in India’ and learn all you need to know through live talks and panel discussion about landing your dream job!

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22

19:30 IST
10:00 EST

Informal Session with SRM-IST on Re-entry Fellowships for Indian STEM diaspora

SRM-IST (Institute of Science and Technology) is actively looking to host Ramanujan/ RLS/ India Alliance re-entry fellowship potential applicants. The Dean of Research, Dr. Rajiv Janardhanan, will be hosting an informal session on April 22, 2022 at 7:30 PM IST/10 AM US EDT to discuss about SRM-IST’s premier infrastructure and research facilities in medical and engineering domains, and answer any questions that interested Sci-ROI members and potential applicants might have.

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2

19:30 IST
10:00 EST

An in-depth webinar on global and local perspective on academia-industry collaboration

Join global leaders and learn how to initiate and sustain cross-sector collaboration with panel discussion and networking sessions

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December 2021

6

Sci-ROI Recruitment Drive December 2021

Sci-ROI’s platform enabled connections between reputable Indian institutions (IITs, IISERs, National Research Institutes, private educational institutions, start-ups and companies) and well-qualified researchers and professionals from outside academic institutions.

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September 2021

25

Sci-ROI Annual Event 2021

Sci-ROI organized it’s 6th Annual event virtually in 2021. The event was designed to facilitate a seamless interaction of graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and research scientists with the senior policymakers, scientists, and entrepreneurs from India. Pre-recorded talks and panel discussions were be supplemented by a multitude of networking sessions, discussion groups, virtual meet-ups and much more.

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July 2021

25

19:30 IST
10:00 EST

Webinar: Ramalingaswami Re-entry Fellowship Grant Writing

The Ramalingaswami Re-entry Fellowship is a scheme instituted by the Department of Biotechnology for Indian Nationals working overseas in various fields of biotechnology and life sciences interested in taking up scientific research positions in India. Sci-ROI organized a webinar focusing on the grant-writing process for this fellowship with experts including fellowship awardees and representatives from host institutes and the funding agency.

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June 2021

28

Sci-ROI Recruitment Drive June 2021

Sci-ROI’s platform enabled connections between reputable Indian institutions (IITs, IISERs, National Research Institutes, private educational institutions, start-ups and companies) and well-qualified researchers and professionals from outside academic institutions.

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May 2021

22

19:30 EST
10:00 IST

Webinar: Moving to Industry

Sci-ROI organized an in-depth webinar ‘Moving to Industry’ for anyone who is looking to transition to Indian industry from an academic position. The webinar had talks from successful R&D personnel in various Indian companies.

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April 2021

3

19:30 IST
09:00 CST

Webinar: DST Inspire Faculty Fellowship

Sci-ROI organized an in-depth webinar on DST-Inspire Faculty fellowships for anyone who is looking to transition to Indian academia. This webinar had talks from successful grant applicants in Indian Institutes. They shared their grant application process followed by a panel discussion including representatives from host institutes and funding agencies.

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December 2020

5

20:00 IST
09:30 EST

Webinar: Cryo-electron microscopy in India

Sci-ROI organized an webinar to discuss professional opportunities and infrastructure landscape of cryo-electron microscopy modalities at eminent institutes in India. Five Cryo-EM experts and faculties from Indian Institutes were invited to share their thoughts on the current state and future prospects on the field in a panel discussion.

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October 2020

26

Sci-ROI Recruitment Drive 2020

Sci-ROI’s platform enabled connections between reputable Indian institutions (IITs, IISERs, National Research Institutes, private educational institutions, start-ups and companies) and well-qualified researchers and professionals from outside academic institutions.

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September 2020

12

10:00 EST

Sci-ROI Annual Event 2020

Sci-ROI organized a virtual annual event for 2020 (YIM-V). Building on our past years’ success, YIM-V was aimed at introducing a diverse range of post Ph.D. career options in India to our participants, who were then engaged in research activities outside India. Along with a great line-up of speakers from the traditional career path in academia and industry, speakers from from tech entrepreneurship, research management, science communication, science policy, and patent law were also invited. Promoting the entrepreneurial spirit, Sci-ROI also held an entrepreneurship seminar organized by prominent speakers from Purdue University and C-CAMP.

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September 2019

7

Sci-ROI Annual Event 2019

Sci-ROI organized its fourth Annual Event on Sep. 7-8, 2019 at the University of Chicago. The fourth Sci-ROI Annual Event, the Young Investigators Meeting-Chocago 2019 (YIMC 2019) was a multidisciplinary event held to facilitate interaction of Graduate students, Postdoctoral fellows, Research Scientists, Scholars, Industry leaders and Entrepreneurs with the senior policymakers, scientists, and entrepreneurs from India to promote multi-level collaborative initiatives across various disciplines in Academia, Industry and Government, between India and the United States. The event highlighted the diversity of talent in the midwest doing leading research and development, while exposing them to the unlimited opportunity for engagement and collaboration in various sectors thus, enabling the establishment of a network between individuals and agencies in India and the US.

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September 2018

8

Sci-ROI Annual Event 2018

Sci-ROI organized it’s third Annual Event on Sep, 8 & 9, 2018 at University of Chicago. The third Sci-ROI Annual Event, the Young Investigators Meeting-Chocago 2018 (YIMC 2018) was a multidisciplinary event held to facilitate interaction of Graduate students, Postdoctoral fellows, Research Scientists, Scholars, Industry leaders and Entrepreneurs with the senior policy makers, scientists and entrepreneurs from India to promote multi-level collaborative initiatives across various disciplines in Academia, Industry and Government between India and the United States. The event highlighted the diversity of talent in the midwest doing leading research and development, while exposing them to the unlimited opportunity for engagement and collaboration in various sectors thus, enabling establishment of a network between individuals and agencies in India and the US.

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September 2017

8

Sci-ROI Annual Event 2017

Sci-ROI organized it’s third Annual Event on Sep, 9 & 10, 2017 at University of Chicago. The second Sci-ROI Annual Event, the Young Investigators Meeting-Chocago 2017 (YIMC 2017) was a multidisciplinary event held to facilitate interaction of Graduate students, Postdoctoral fellows, Research Scientists, Scholars, Industry leaders and Entrepreneurs with the senior policy makers, scientists and entrepreneurs from India to promote multi-level collaborative initiatives across various disciplines in Academia, Industry and Government between India and the United States. The event highlighted the diversity of talent in the midwest doing leading research and development, while exposing them to the unlimited opportunity for engagement and collaboration in various sectors thus, enabling establishment of a network between individuals and agencies in India and the US.

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