The Early Career program is a series of workshop-style sessions and pre-conference webinars for people in the early stages of their careers. It is intended to help guide program participants in navigating a successful career path. Topics include funding, mentorship, self-promotion, communication skills, resiliency, and time management.
Early Career ScheduleMonday, November 13, 2023
Early Career ChairTony Baylis, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Early Career applications open February 1, 2023.
JUL 31, 2023
AUG 18, 2023
The Early Career program provides a one-day series of special sessions for early-career researchers, educators, and technical professionals. This includes academic, industry, and laboratory staff and post-docs within the first five years of a permanent position. The Early Career program is available to participants by application only. The program aims to help participants secure a better understanding of the issues and challenges faced while navigating a successful research career.
Topics may include:
The program will include engaging interactive sessions aimed at helping participants develop their professional skills, as well as a strategic vision for their future.
The application includes submission of a statement (maximum 250 words) on why you want to participate in the Early Career program.
Accepted Early Career participants are required to register for the Technical Program. A Workshops registration is not required. See more information at Registration.
Early Career sessions will be held in a workshop format on Monday, November 14, 2022, before the full SC Program begins – this allows participants to enjoy as much of the Technical Program as possible.
Early Career participants have networking opportunities throughout the day:
Create an account in the online submission system and complete the form. A sample form can be viewed before signing in.
If you have questions about Early Career applications, please contact the program committee.
Submission, application, and nomination deadlines for all programs and awards, the housing open date, the early registration deadline, and more – all in one place.