ÖGMBT - YLSA (Young Life Scientists Austria)

ögmbt ylsa banner cropped 940x285

About ÖGMBT YLSA

ÖGMBT Young Life Scientists Austria was established in 2016 and is a network organized by and for young scientists (Masters, PhDs, Post-Docs) within the Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology. The aim of YLSA is to form an Austrian wide network among young life scientists to address the particular needs of this group. Examples in this respect are career development options (“Shall I do a PhD or not?”, “I want to find a job in industry but how?”…), public relations activities (“why is public promotion of research important for the location Austria and young scientists?”, “what are the working conditions in academia and young scientists?”) and mentoring programs, but also off-topic events are organized.

As the topics covered of YLSA are based on the input of the peers (which means you!), we encourage everybody with a “hot topic” to just get in contact with us.

Foto Jonas

YLSA Sprecher
YLSA Zweigstelle OST
Vorstandsmitglied

 


MSc Jonas Ramoni
PhD Fellow - Molekulare Biotechnologie
TU Wien
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Foto Christoph Sonderegger 143x177

 

YLSA Zweigstelle WEST

 

 


MSc Christoph Sonderegger
PhD Fellow -  Medizinische Universität Innsbruck
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


"So far there are only unsatisfactory island solutions to connect young life scientists at their local institutions.
To me, ÖGMBT offers a perfect platform to establish a countrywide network needed to leverage interdisciplinary synergies"

Jonas


   
PascalMlner

YLSA Zweigstelle SÜD

 

 

BSc Pascal Mülner
Institut für Umweltbiotechnologie
TU Graz
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Team YLSA SÜD:

Julian Taffner, Melanie Obermeier & Carina Hasenöhrl

  Foto WG small

 YLSA Zweigstelle NORD

 

 



 Wolfgang Gruber, Msc, PhD
 Department of Molecular Biology
 University of Salzburg
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 Team YLSA Nord:
 Felix Locker

"Be part of the future of life sciences"

 

Pascal


"The ÖGMBT YLSA provides an unique opportunity for students and young life scientists to get in touch with like-minded peers on the local and national level"


Wolfgang

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS




YLSA Süd Semesterstart: Pizza Roulette October 20th at 17:00
in Area5
To kick off the new term YLSA Süd hosts a pizza roulette sponsored by ÖGMBT. It is pretty simple. We will have a couple of pizzas prepared and  
sliced for you. So all you need to do is to eat and enjoy. Just swop  
tables and thereby get slices from differently topped pizzas and  
meanwhile mingle with your peers and catch up about the latest news in  
our life science community.
Please sign up for the event on facebook or write an  
e-Mail (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) in order to be on the guest list  
and notify us in advance in case of food allergies or dietary  
restrictions.
We are looking forward to having a great time with you,
your YLSA Süd team - Carina, Julian, Pascal & Mel




ÖGMBT YLSA WEST Stammtisch

2nd Monday each month

at 18:00

Tribaun, Museumstrasse 5, Innsbruck

Upcoming regulars' tables in 2017:

9.10.
13.11.
11.12.

Time to launch our first ÖGMBT Young Life Scientists Austria (YLSA)  
regulars' table in Innsbruck.
Join us for a relaxed get-together and find out more about Innsbruck’s  
life science community.
We will meet every 2nd Monday each month from 18:00 at Tribaun.
The first drink is at our expense (restricted to ÖGMBT members).
We look forward to seeing you!

 




ÖGMBT YLSA SÜD Stammtisch

3rd monday each month

at 18:00
Molly Malone, Färdergasse 15, Graz


Upcoming regulars' tables in 2017:


19.6.
17.7.
21.8.
18.9.
16.10.
20.11.
18.12.

3. MOnday each MOnth at MOlly malone


Join us at our regularś table for a chat over a drink in laid-back  
atmosphere and socialise with your fellow students and peers. Your  
first drink is at the expense of ÖGMBT (restricted to members)- so get  
yourself a pint and join us for the craic.

we look forward to see you there,
carina, julian, pascal & mel

 







THE YLSA TEAMS ARE WORKING ON FURTHER ACTIVITIES - DETAILS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON    



 

 

 

PAST EVENTS




YLSA Kick-off Event

June 29th, 2016 in Vienna

17 young researchers from TU Wien, BOKU, IST Austria, MUW, Vetmed, Uni Wien, MFPL and even from TU Graz.
MANY THANKS FOR YOUR IDEAS, VISIONS & ENTHUSIASM!!!
It was a great evening and a strong signal for a strong network & many great activities for the future!

WP 20160629 20 06 06 Pro small



YLSA Info Event

September 13th, 2016 in Graz

Presentation of YLSA during the 8th ÖGMBT Annual Meeting by Jonas Ramoni & Pascal Mülner

pascal 250jonas 250



YLSA Social Event - Billard

October 20th, 2016 in Vienna

Relaxed get together @ Billardcafe KÖÖ7 with Andreas (IST), Lisa (BOKU), Franziska & Nikolaus (AIT), Elisabeth & Jonas (TU Vienna) and Julian (MFPL)

WP 20161020 19 18 46 Pro 550




YLSA Social Event - Bowling

October 24th, 2016 in Graz Relaxed get together @ Kegelbahn Scheff with  Carina (MUG), Maria, Peter, Marielies, Christoph and Pascal (TU Graz).

IMG 20161024 204648 550



Role Model Talk: Scientific Publishing Springer January 19th, 2017 in Vienna

Dr. Silvia Herold, Editor in Biomedicine / Life Sciences @ SpringerNature talked about what her daily work looks like and about scientific publishing in general. Great opportunity for networking and a relaxed conclusion with drinks & snacks afterwards.

 MG 2626 cut

 MG 2630 cut




Company visit at the ERBER Group February 16th, 2017 27 young researcher participated at the Company Visit of  the ERBER Group Campus in Getzersdorf and the BIOMIN Research Center in Tulln.

ûGMBT Young Scientists Company Visit BIOMIN 1702 4 small




Science Dinner - eatdrinkconnect February 23rd, 2017 in Graz Mag. Dr. Karin Schaupp and Univ.-Prof. Dr.rer.nat. Robert Kourist discussed in a relaxed atmosphere with young reserachers about the topic “Academia vs. industry: Einstein or Bayer- who are you going to be?”

P1000237 klein
 
 
 
YLSA NORD Kick-off  Event
March 2nd, 2017 in Salzburg

18 enthusiastic young researchers participated at this this Kick-off Event in Salzburg.

YLSA Nord Kick off Foto2




OUT OF THE BOX TALK May 18th, 2017 in Vienna

Dr. Matthias Brunner, Trainee as Patent Attorney @ Sonn & Partners Vienna, showed us how his daily work looks like, and wgave insights into which skills are needed to be successful in this profession.

foto

 
 
 
 COMPANY VISIT - LACTOSAN  May 24th, 2017 in Kapfenberg

 17 young researcher visited the  styrian based biotech and pharma company LACTOSAN.

Foto zu Lactosan GmbH & Co. KG

 
 
 
YLSA WEST Kick off - BBQ
June 1st, 2017, Innsbruck

more than 50 young researchers came together at the Kick-off event in CCB Innsbruck

20170601 185312small




Dr. Jernej Zupanc - Effective Visual Communication of Science September 21, 2017, Graz When reading research papers, grant proposals, conference posters or viewing slide presentations, researchers look at visuals first. If created properly, scientific figures are the most effective way to explain complex ideas and research results. This seminar gave an introduction to how researchers search and read scientific literature and how we can use basic principles of visual communication to attract the readers' attention and guide their eyes through composition.



 1st ÖGMBT YLSA WEST Stammtisch  Oktober 9, 2017 Innsbruck

 Relaxed get-together with discussions about Innsbruck’s life science community.


09 10 2017 1 Stammtisch




 

 

The Facebook group "ÖGMBT Young Life Scientists Austria (YLSA)" was created to facilitate communication and to announce the latest news and events.
Please visit also the ÖGMBT facebook page.