Boost your soft skills

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This event finished on 08 July 2020

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Boost Your Soft Skills Program focuses on how to improve your transferable skills and get ready for the professional world. It is a pilar exclusive program for YEBN members, but we decided to open it to other non-members and collaborators too!

The aim of this program is to provide a series of three sessions where professionals are going to guide you on how to build strong relationships in order to create your own professional network, how to achieve your leadership skill-set, and how to effectively communicate within different contexts in the professional world.




25th June, 6:00 pm Online. Networking and Relationship-building

An expert who gives you the tools to build long-lasting professional relationships and strengthen your network.

Tiago Oliveira, Industrial Liaison Officer. Innovation Department IRB Barcelona.



1st July, 6:00 pm Online. Leadership and Personal Branding

After the first session, here an expert will show you how to acquire important leadership skills such as team building, conflict resolution, empathy, and negotation.

Marc J. Brehme, Chief Technology Officer. Ribbon Biolabs.



8th July, 6:00 pm Online. Effective Communication

After identifying the keys to build a strong contacts network and define your leadership skill-set, it is time to learn how to deliver effective communication based on the target you want to reach.

Anna May, Communication & Outreach Officer. Institute of Materials Science of Barcelona (ICMAB-CSIC)


Sessions structure

6.00 pm. Welcome and presentation of the speaker
6.05 pm. Masterclass
6.45 pm. Q&A Session with attendees
7.10 pm. Closing remarks by the speaker
7.15 pm. Closing of the meeting


Next steps

Start thinking about the skills you may need in your daily professional routine or future career steps. Three hours before the session, you will receive on your email a link to access the webinar.

Do you want to become a member of the YEBN?

If you want to start being a member of this European Network, please email us to and we will explain you the steps you need to follow. Once you will be a member of the YEBN you will have free access to this webinar.



* YEBN members 3 sessions: free
* General Ticket for the 3 sessions: 8€
* BIST members: 4€ (50% discount).
* Tickets for individual sessions: 3,50€/ticket.VAT included in all prices. No refund available after purchasing the tickets.

By registering, you can attend the seminars and you also accept you may appear in the photographies that will be taken during the webinar that the organizers will use in their communication channels.



The Young European Biotech Network e.V.  (YEBN) is a non-profit organization that promotes innovation and internationality in life sciences and biotechnology. Our goal is to connect students and young professionals through a European Network that supports them along their career paths.




Members of the BIST Community can benefit of a 50% discount. Fill the form to receive the DISCOUNT CODE in your mailbox.