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Frontiers of Science seminars start on Thursday 28 September

The program for the autumn seminars of Frontiers of Science is ready. The seminars start on the 28th of September in BioCity in Turku.

Frontiers of Science seminars have been arranged by BioCity Turku since 1998 and is an event where world leading researchers are invited to present and share their latest research results. The seminars are intended for both researchers and students, who can get ECTS credits for participating.

All seminars are held on Thursdays at 12:00 in Presidentti auditorium. No registration in advance is required. Students who wish to collect ECTS credits are required to print a seminar diary and get it signed after the seminar. Coffee and sandwiches are served at 11:45.

– This autumn speaker listing is one again excellent, and it covers topics from cancer research and computer modeling to photosynthesis, says Professor Klaus Elenius, the Scientific Director of BioCity Turku.

– We are also pleased to have recently nominated Academician of Science, professor Merja Penttilä, visiting in November to tell about her groundbreaking research of biosynthetic materials, Elenius continues.

After each seminar, up to six PhD researchers and early-career postdocs have the opportunity to have lunch with the speaker in order to create connections and start building their own scientific networks. Those who are interested can get in touch by sending an email to biocityturku@bioscience.fi.

More information on the seminars and a complete schedule can be found here.