A NeuroMac School Workshop on Career development: academia-industry interface took place in Berlin on November 23rd. The guest speaker, Prof. Dr. Yuri Gleba (CEO & Founder, Nomad Bioscience GmbH) gave an inspirational talk on Entrepreneurship in Life Sciences to ten students from Freiburg and Berlin. In the framework of the following social skill workshop, the students had the chance to discuss, interact and exchange scientific ideas.
On November 24th, the meeting was continued with the NeuroMac School-Annual Retreat. The guest speakers, Prof. Dr. Alexander Flügel and Prof.Dr. Francesca Odoardi from the University of Göttingen, gave fascinating talks on how T and B cells promote CNS autoimmunity. The students had also the opportunity to present their own work receiving valuable input from the audience.