NMIN Trainee Symposium
19-20 November 2022
The first NMIN Trainee Symposium provided NMIN HQP and members of the NMIN HQP Network (NHN) with unique value-added professional development opportunities, allowing for skill and knowledge acquisition to enhance career development and complement academic and scientific training.
The Symposium also fostered networking and collaboration among trainees and young professionals who share an interest in the field of nanotechnology-enabled drug delivery, gene therapy and diagnostics. See the program.
This event immediately followed NMIN’s 2022 Scientific Meeting, held at the same venue.
19 November 2022 | 4:15 – 7:00 pm EST
- Opening remarks, ice-breakers, and networking with Trainee Symposium and Scientific Meeting participants
20 November 2021 | 9:00 am – 4:30 pm EST
- Multisectoral Career Panel: What skills Canada needs, where the jobs are, and how to secure one in the nanomedicine ecosystem
- Early Career Panel: How I secured a job after NMIN: The process, what worked, and what I know now that I wish I knew then
- Networking lunch with Panel Members and NMIN Researchers
- Mock Grant Review Workshop: The “ins and outs” of the Tri-Council Grant Review process
NMIN researchers/collaborators and invited guests who register for the Scientific Meeting are welcome also to attend the Trainee Symposium. They can indicate their intention to attend when registering for the Scientific Meeting and no further registration is required.
Registration information for NMIN HQP & Trainees
The following information applies to registration for both the Scientific Meeting and Trainee Symposium.
Space for these events is limited and not all NMIN HQP/trainees will be eligible to attend. Instructions on how to register is provided below, according to your status within NMIN.
If you are unsure which category applies to you, please contact NMIN’s HQP & Events Coordinator: email@example.com
This category applies to you if you applied to become a member of the NMIN HQP Network (NHN) and were accepted, but you are not working on an NMIN-funded project.
This category applies to you if you are a former NMIN trainee who left the Network, usually for employment.
Financial support to help trainees/HQP with travel and accommodation costs may be available, based on individual eligibility. If you are invited to attend the Scientific Meeting and/or Trainee Symposium, contact NMIN’s HQP & Events Coordinator for details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please also see the NMIN Code of Conduct for NMIN-sponsored events.
If, after reading the information on this page, you have unanswered questions about registration,please contact NMIN’s HQP & Events Coordinator, Leah Graystone: email@example.com
NMIN’s Trainee Symposium was held at:
Omni King Edward
37 King Street East, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1E9
The Omni King Edward Hotel is Toronto’s First Luxury Hotel, built in 1903. Its location in the heart of downtown Toronto’s financial district provides convenient access to the city’s top attractions.
We invite organizations that share NMIN’s enthusiasm for the enormous potential of nanomedicines to consider partnering with us as event sponsors for NMIN’s 2022 Scientific Meeting &Trainee Symposium.
We offer various levels of sponsorship to ensure the best fit with your organization’s marketing, outreach and networking objectives.
If you are interested in sponsoring, or have any questions, please review the event Sponsorship Prospectus.
Dr. Diana Royce
Executive Director, NMIN