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From PhD to CEO: Making An Exciting Leap Into Business with Bárbara Buades

28 April 2021 15:00 - 16:00

Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna (UTC + 01:00)

Ever wondered what challenges you might face when not only transitioning to industry but also when setting up your own business? In this webinar series, young European entrepreneurs share their stories of how they moved from the lab to the executive office. Register for this one to hear about Bárbara Buades' story about MeetOptics.

This series is a joint initiative of The Optical Society (OSA) and the EPS Young Minds Program. Its objective is to foster innovation & entrepreneurship amongst young physicists and providing insights into the European start-up culture.


Meet the speaker, Bárbara Buades

Bárbara completed her PhD in the Attoscience and Ultrafast Optics group at The Institute of Photonics Sciences (ICFO) in Barcelona, Spain, and after graduating, she founded her own startup, MEETOPTICS. In this webinar, she will talk about the decision process leading to her choice to found a startup, as well as the career options that are available for a PhD graduate in photonics. If you are interested in broadening your horizons about your  career paths after graduation, we highly recommend you join this webinar.


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