Early career

We desire to promote communication, collaboration and career opportunities for students and young scientists in magnetism. The Early career special section will be organized during the Conference and the School. Four successful representatives of science, business and academia will share their experience and give talks on how to build a high-class career, develop own soft skills, create  scientific startups.

Guest speakers

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Prof. Sergei Guriev

Professor of Economics and Director of Graduate Programs in Economics, Sciences Po, France

"Why physicists can be interested in economics career"

September 1, 2021

What are the similarities and differences between social and natural sciences, how does an economist's career work, what methods are used in modern economics - Sergei Guriev will answer these and other questions for the audience.


Polina Khapaeva

Director for development of SCAMT Institute, ITMO University, Russia)

"How to communicate your science"

August 29, 2021

August 30, 2021

She will discuss the basics of science communication and why science communication is important for a successful scientist. In addition, she will speak on some how-tos of effective public speaking.

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Dr. Alexandr Vinogradov

Head of ChemBio Cluster, Vise-Head of SCAMT Institute, ITMO University, Russia

"Portfolio of the best CEO"

August 30, 2021

He will speak on what is a scientific startup and how one can develop it and improve.


Prof. Des Mapps

Professor Emeritus at the University of Plymouth, UK

"Publishing (really) Good Research Papers"

September 1, 2021 18.30-19.15

This will be an entertaining talk giving advice on how to write good research papers. It lists all the essential ingredients and discusses them in detail with some examples. It then explains what not to do when submitting a paper for review and concludes with some general advice.