PhD student networking opportunity in Germany 16-18 May

The Helmholtz Graduate School for Infection Research (HZI Grad School/GS FIRE) in Braunschweig, Germany, is inviting NDPIA PhD students to their retreat 16-18 May 2017 (in the Harz). The retreat is mandatory for all HZI Grad School PhD students and NDPIA PhD students who want to join the retreat will receive a maximum of 5000 SEK for co-funding of travel costs. The retreat and accommodation in Germany 15-19 May (in shared double rooms) are free of charge.

At the retreat all participants will present their research either via a poster or via an oral presentation.

There will be many opportunities for networking both during the scientific parts of the retreat and during social events. A program will be included as soon as possible (pending titles of presentations etc.).

Airports in Hannover or Berlin are the best options for reaching Braunschweig. Accommodation in the Harz and the bus rides are free for everybody. NDPIA participants will receive free accommodation in Braunschweig 15-16 and 18-19 May.

If you are interested in joining the retreat, please fill out the form below and the HZI registration form found here and send the latter to as soon as possible and by 28 March at the latest

If you have any questions regarding the retreat, please send an e-mail to


Bookings are closed for this event.