Bright Future ahead – Academy v/s Industry

Photonics Students Meet up

September 6 at 13.00-15.00 in rooms Pikku-Rusko & Heikki

The event is intended for all photonics students. It is an opportunity to meet other students and representatives from the photonics student organisations from the Finnish universities and to increase collaboration between the organisations. This event is free of charge, however it requires registration in advance.


13.00-13.15 Student Chapter presentations
Get to know the different Photonics student chapters in Finnish universities and hear about their activities.

13.15-13.45 Panel Discussion: Academia or Industry?

In the panel discussion there will be two short presentations on the career choices of photonics PhD in academia and industry. After the presentations the panelist discuss the opportunities for photonics graduates in academia and industry and the possibilities and challenges of the different career choices. The audience is invited to participate and ask questions.

14.00-15.00 Guided networking 

Drinks and snacks