BSI 'Webinar series for early career researchers' - Networking and building an online presence, 2020
Webinar date: 18 Feb 2020 12:30-13:15 (UK)
BSI have joined forces with The Physiological Society to organise a three-part webinar series for early career researchers. This series has been designed to help build your soft skills providing expert insight on building resilience and transitioning to independence, as well as networking and building an online presence.
Registration is free for members of the British Society for Immunology and The Physiological Society.
Networking and building an online presence
The second webinar will be cover networking, both in person and online. Effective networking is key to develop new collaborations and is a powerful tool for career growth. Modern technology allows people to network with ever larger audiences than traditional forms of networking so it's more important than ever to become an influential researcher.
The session will be provided by expert speaker Dan Braysonfrom University College London. He will discuss the best strategies to begin networking and develop your networks further, including online resources and using social media to reach a wider audience. You will learn how to:
Set your networking goals and routes to achieving them
Establish your offering and initiating dialogues
Recognise opportunities to build your online presence