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WITS Physics Career Forum 14 March 2020 postponed, new date tbc

  • 6 February 2020

WITS Physics Careers Forum 14 March 2020. Postponed, new date tbc

9 March 2020

We are sorry to announce that we have postponed the WITS Physics Careers Forum this Saturday 14th March. As you are aware there is much concern around COVID-19 and many events around tDublin are being postponed or cancelled. We are very excited about this event and want it to be as successful as possible, so with regret we must postpone it until we can be sure that it will run smoothly. Once we have organised a new date we will inform you, so watch this space!

6 February 2020

We are delighted to announce our first ever WITS Physics Careers Forum following the great success of our Healthcare and STEM Careers Forums in Dublin and in Galway. If you are interested in pursuing a career in Physics then this is the event for you! Hear from a variety of speakers as they discuss their story, gain insight into the many opportunities available to you, and maybe even discover a career you never thought of!

The event will be held from 1-4pm on Saturday the 14th March in the Schrodinger Lecture Theatre, Fitzgerald Building TCD, with a tea/coffee reception from 12-1pm. It is a free event open to all, each speaker will give an informal presentation on their career path for 10-15 mins with a panel discussion at the end.

So far we have confirmed speakers

Dr. Yvonne Kavanagh: Assistant Registrar IT Carlow and Chair of IOP Ireland.

Dr. Sophie Murray: Research Fellow, DIAS.

Dr. Sorcha Healy: Lead Applied Data Scientist, McAfee.

Dr. Geraldine O'Reilly: Chief Physicist, St. James' Hospital.

Dr Sandra Wright, Services Effectiveness Manager, ESB.

More speakers and news to come! Book your place here.

Here's the event poster.