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Plant Yourself In A New Field: Transitioning to Ag Biotech


Can't attend in Durham? Ask us about attending remotely at the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis or the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Wilmington.

Monday, March 30, 2015
Doors open at 12:00 p.m.
Program begins promptly at 12:30 p.m.
Networking until 2:30 p.m. (bring your business cards)

**Dress code is business or business casual**

Sponsorship opportunities available - contact



Plant Yourself In A New Field: Transitioning to Ag Biotech

Join us on March 30 to hear from Heiri Gugger, Ph.D, former president of Syngenta Crop Protection and current managing director of Kincannon & Reed, a global, executive recruitment firm focused in the food, agribusiness and life science sectors.  Dr. Gugger will share his story of personal career transitions, highlight opportunities and challenges associated with transitioning into the ag biotech sector, as well as actionable advice on translating your experience into ag biotech applications for your job search.  Learn from a leader who has his finger on the pulse of the life sciences industry and see what opportunities exist in ag biotech.

Open networking will follow. 

As always, hiring managers, HR professionals, executive search and staffing agency professionals, and others seeking experienced available talent are encouraged to attend.

There is no cost to attend but seating is limited, so please register early.

Are you a life science professional interested in networking and exploring biotech job opportunities in North Carolina?

We can help you

  • Connect face-to-face with people in your sector
  • Learn job search skills important for today’s market
  • Meet other life science job seekers, recruiters and company representatives

Join us for the FREE NCBiotech Jobs Network on the last Monday of every month. All North Carolina bioscience professionals are welcome.

We don’t provide lunch, so plan to have yours before or after the meeting. Drinks and light snacks will be served.