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Brown Bags @UBC

January 21, 2020

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Brown Bags UBC Jan 21
Bring your lunch, learn from the month’s feature presentations, and make new friends from SCWIST!

About this Event

Come and join us every 3rd Tuesday of the month!

Bring your lunch and we’ll bring sweet treats.



A Career Journey: From Academia to Business Development & How Mitacs can Help Boost your CV.


Andrea Globa, Director of Business Development, Mitacs

Andrea graduated with a PhD in Neuroscience from UBC in 2017. She currently works for Mitacs, a not-for-profit organization working with 60 universities, thousands of companies, and both federal and provincial governments, to build partnerships that support industrial and social innovation in Canada. Andrea helps university researchers access Mitacs funding, and connects eligible non-profits, local businesses, and multinational companies with UBC researchers for applied research collaborations.

Mitacs manages and funds research and training programs for undergraduate, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows in partnership with universities, industry, and government – creating opportunities for you to develop your career through new research connections, experience, and professional skills training.


January 21
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Chan Gunn Pavilion
2553 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC V6A 1E3 Canada
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