LeadNet Meeting 2012

May 8th 2012: Day 1

Workshops & Soft-skill Training

12h – 16h Workshop I: The Evolution of Systems (Workshop Program)
organized by Sebastian Leidel

12h – 16h Workshop II: Image Analysis in Living Systems (Workshop Program)
organized by Pavel Tomancak

12h – 16h Workshop III: NGS-sequencing and data analysis: an Introduction of the MPG Cologne Center of Genomics & New Developments in Data Analysis (Workshop Program)
organized by Richard Reinhardt and Bianca Habermann

12h – 16h Workshop IV: Media Skills: How to Deal with the Public and the Media. Held by Angela Michael, Medientraining & Coaching
organized by Bianca Habermann and Jan Weichelt

16h – 16h30 Coffee Break


Common Session: about the MPG

16h30 Invited speaker: Herbert Jäckle (Vize-President, BMS)

19h30 Dinner & Get-Together

May 9th 2012: Day 2

Scientific Keynote Speaker

9h – 9h30 Keynote speaker: Peter Friedl (UMC St Radboud Nijmegen): ‘Dynamic imaging of cancer invasion and therapy response’

Joint Scientific Session: Talks across the Sections

9h30 – 10h Scientific Talk 1 (CPTS): Dirk Notz (Max Planck Institute for Meteorology): ‘The rapid loss of Arctic sea ice’

10h – 10h30 Scientific Talk 2 (BMS): Björn Siemers (Max Planck Institute for Ornithology): ‘Sensory and Cognitive Ecology’

10h30 – 11h Scientific Talk 3 (GSHS): Nadjma Yassari (Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Law): ‘Changes in God’s Law – Islamic Family and Succession Laws’

11h – 11h20 Coffee Break


Career & Administrative issues

11h20 – 11h35 Florian Kirschenhofer (Max Planck Innovation GmbH): Commercialization of inventions – licences and spin-offs

11h35 – 12h00 Career Path: Christoph Thiele (LIMES, University of Bonn): Career path: from the MPG

12h – 12h20 Anke Hübenthal (MPI for European Legal History): FemmeNet, mentoring and support for young female scientists at the MPG

12h20 – 12h45 Petra Schwille (MPI for Biochemistry): Equal Gender Opportunity in the MPG

12h45 – 13h15 Lunch

3rd Party funding

13h15 – 15h30 ERC-Miniworkshop
speakers: Katja Huebel, Salim Chehab, Alessandra Ferrari, Matthew Holt