Special Guests

We are happy to announce that representatives of both Czech and Slovak Embassy will join us and thus you get a chance to talk to them. Confirmed persons are:

Mr. Alexander Micovcin, Slovak Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein, The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Bern

Ms. Linda Kapustova Helbichova, Economic Diplomat, The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Bern

Ms. Irena Valentova, Deputy of the Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein, The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bern

Mr. Zdenek Elias, Economic and Trade Specialist, The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Bern

Plenary Speakers

Jana Šponarová

CSO and Head of Biocuration

Nebion

Zurich

Petr Čejka

Laboratory Director

Institute for Research in Biomedicine

Bellinzona

Michal Konštacký

Senior Medical Director

Jiangsu Hengrui Pharmaceuticals

Basel

Václav Šulista

Career Coach and

Czech Honorary Consul

Basel

Detailed program is now available!

8:00 - 8:55

REGISTRATION

  • Please, have your COVID-19 certificate ready

Vaccination, PCR/Antigen test (72/48 hours), or confirmation of COVID recovery

  • Registration may take time, please, come well before the official start to not miss anything

9:00 - 9:15

Welcome Speech

  • Organizers

  • Representatives of both Czech Embassy and Slovak Embassy

9:15 - 10:20

Morning Session - 1

  • 9:15 - Michal Konštacký, The old underdogs and their new tricks (Plenary Talk, 30+2 min)

  • 9:47 - Igor Peterlik, Better, shorter, cheaper Improving cancer treatment through numerical modeling and simulation (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

  • 9:55 - Michaela Oborská, Crafting large ribosomal subunit: Puf6 primes 60S pre-ribosome nuclear export at low temperature (Oral Presentation, 15+2 min)

  • 10:12 - Aleš Hrabec, In memory computing (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

10:20 - 10:50

Coffee break - TIME for networking

10:50 - 11:55

MORNING SESSION - 2

  • 10:50 - Jana Šponarová, Open science and added value of data curation (Plenary Talk, 30+2 min)

  • 11:22 - Pavol Ondrisek, Modular synthesis of mono and dicationic [4]helicenes with complementary biaryl atropisomerism (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

  • 11:30 - Jan Mastný, Trnitá cesta k environmentální odpovědnosti (Oral Presentation, 15+2 min)

  • 11:47 - Alžběta Kubincová, The role of hydration asymmetry in like-charge attraction (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

11:55 - 12:45

lunch

12:45 - 12:55

WHO we are...

  • Czexpats in Science - Introduction

  • Žijem Vedu - Introduction

Online stream directly from the Czech Republic and Slovakia

12:55 - 13:50

afternoon session - 3

  • 12:55 - Petr Čejka, DNA repair: mechanisms, cancer relevance and genome editing (Plenary Talk, 30+2 min)

  • 13:27 - Alena Pajasová, Český klub Zürich - Představení organizace (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

  • 13:35 - Michaela Dohnálková, The importance of mRNA cap structure in embryonic development (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

  • 13:43 - Petr Strnad, Creating and operating a microscope company in Switzerland - Viventis Microscopy (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

13:50 - 14:20

Coffee break - TIME for networking

14:20 - 15:25

afternoon session - 4

  • 14:20 - Václav Šulista, How to brand yourself on LinkedIn (Plenary Talk, 30+2 min)

  • 14:52 - Martin Langpaul, ABRA Software AG - Představení společnosti (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

  • 15:00 - Peter Molnár, A scientific journey through hydrology from statistics to processes (Oral Presentation, 15+2 min)

  • 15:17 - Terézia Horváthová, My scientific journey with the roly polies: from Bratislava through Poland and Czech Republic to EAWAG (Elevator Pitch, 7+1 min)

15:25 - 15:30

CLOSING

  • Farewell Speech - Organizers

  • The Best Presentation Award

15:30 - 18:00

apéro

Due to the COVID situation and current ETH measures is the exact location of apéro is uncertain. Apéro will take place in one of the ETH main building dining facilities or outside at Polyterasse. For more details, please, contact one of the SCSM 2021 organizers. Please, be aware of the weather situation and dress up appropriately for outdoor apéro.

18:00

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