CONTACT Archive

CONTACT2018

The 18th life science job fair CONTACT2018 took place on April 25th 2018 in the Communication Center of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg. The job fair, organized by BioContact e.V., is among the most successful fair in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan area. Numerous visitors, including natural scientists as well as medical doctors, took the chance to meet exhibitors from consulting, biotech and pharmaceutical companies, to get an overview about their carrier opportunities. Similar to the year before several talks and workshops were offered in English to reach an international audience. Free of charge CV revisions and the opportunity to get a perfect portrait suitable for the next job application were particularly popular. A novelty of this year life science job fair was the possibility to take part at Internship 4 YOU, which offers the chance to get one of the highly desired internships at internationally renowned companies.

CONTACT2017

The CONTACT2017 took place on 26th April 2017 in the Communication Center of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg. Offering also international young scientists the opportunity to meet small startups and big companies of the life science industry, the CONTACT2017 was for the first time mainly organized in English. Workshops and talks, as well as our fair catalogue were held in or translated into English. As in the preceding years, scientists of branches such as biology, biotechnology, chemistry, physics, IT, mathematics, medicine, etc. were able to talk to representatives of various companies and get information about starting their career. For the first time, the CONTACT2017 invited new startups to represent their businesses. 

CONTACT2016

The preceding CONTACT2016 took place on 19th of April 2016 in the Communication Center of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg. The CONTACT2016, organized by BioContacte.V., is the most successful life science job fair in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan area and took place for the 16th time in a row in 2016. The CONTACT2016 offered scientists, physicians, and laboratory technicians the opportunity to meet and communicate with many companies from the life sciences, biotechnology, and pharmacy sector. In addition to the broad lecture program, visitors had the opportunity to have their CVs checked free of charge and workshops were offered to provide information about career start and job entry. New in 2016 was the simultaneous translation of talks into English.

CONTACT2015

Thanks to all exhibitors and visitors for their contribution to make the 15thCONTACT again very successful. The CONTACT2015 took place on 22nd of April 2015 from 10:00 to 17:30 in the Communication Center of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg. At the CONTACT2015,  many companies of the biotechnology and pharmacy sector as well as consulting companies and scientific publishers informed about their job opportunities. Concomitantly to the job fair, a broad lecture program, CV checks, and workshops took place, which provided useful information about career options within the life science sector. Current open positions could be found at the job wall.

CONTACT2014

The CONTACT2014 took place on 28th of April 2014 in the Communication Center of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg. Thanks to all exhibitors and visitors for their attendance! Successful networking: The aim of the yearly job fair CONTACT is to bring natural scientists, physicians, and laboratory technicians together with company representatives of the biotechnology and pharmacy sector and to create an informal and relaxed atmosphere to make initial contacts and learn about job entry requirements and career opportunities. Additional talks and workshops informed intensely about career options in life science. The jobwall and free CV checks gave the opportunity to directly start your career at the CONTACT2014.

Our CONTACT poster gallery 2001-2018:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plakat der CONTACT 2014Plakat der CONTACT 2013Plakat der CONTACT 2012Plakat der CONTACT 2011
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plakat der CONTACT 2010Plakat der CONTACT 2009Plakat der CONTACT 2008Plakat der CONTACT 2007
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plakat der CONTACT 2006Plakat der CONTACT 2005Plakat der CONTACT 2004Plakat der CONTACT 2003
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plakat der CONTACT 2002
Plakat der CONTACT 2001