Career Orientation Event, “Bright Minds Vision: Succeeding in Academia and Industry”

The Student Chapter of FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg, a consortium member of POSEIDON, will be hosting an online career orientation event, “Bright Minds´ Vision: Succeeding in Academia and Industry”, on 26th April 2021 at 18:00 CEST (Central European Summer Time). Everyone pursuing or interested in a career in the field of optics and photonics is more than welcome. The focus will be on guiding and motivating students, doctoral candidates as well as young professionals and researchers to mould themselves better for their careers ahead in photonics and optical engineering. Speakers will include

  • Prof Dr Lisa Poulikakos from the University of California, San Diego who is researching in the field of Nanophotonics for Global Health, and
  • Lokesh Devaraj, who is pursuing his doctoral studies as Automotive Research Engineer at the Horiba Mira Ltd. in the United Kingdom, and will share his insights from an industrial perspective. The third panellist from a corporate and industrial R&D will be announced in the coming days.

The event is online and open to all who is interested via the following zoom link:

For more information on the event please send your inquiry to