GAIN24 Registration for All Other Postdocs


Date: August 24, 2024
Location: Marriott Marquis San Francisco, CA

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International Welcome

On Saturday afternoon, August 24, 2024 international scholars are invited to join GAIN24 for the English program and Science Slam. Any international, PhD student, or postdoc in the area is invited. There is no admission fee for international researchers but registration is required. Please see below for more details. #GoGAIN24

We cordially invite all international PhD and postdoctoral students, as well as junior faculty of all disciplines to join us for the Saturday afternoon program at the GAIN24 conference and career fair in San Francisco, California. The Saturday afternoon program is offered in English. You can schedule appointments with representatives from more than 80 German universities, research institutions, funding agencies, and industries. Find out about their program and job openings! We offer a special information session with expert advisers and consultants for international researchers on opportunities for Postdocs, Young Investigators, and Junior Faculty Members in Germany. 

Participate in the GAIN24 Science Slam and win a prize! Take the chance and impart your current research results to a diverse audience. Present your findings in a five-minute pitch in from of the GAIN24 audience. The winner will receive a cash prize of 3,000 US Dollars!

The application deadline is July 1st, 2024. To apply, send a one-minute video (link or file) that outlines your idea to Hanna Kolyvek at

GOOD IDEA: Sign up for the GAIN newsletter here. This means you will always receive information about important deadlines and lots of other stimulating information about Germany as a science location.

We look forward to seeing you at GAIN24!


Program details

Saturday, August 24, 2024

  • 2pm – 3:15pm: Parallel Workshops
  • 3:15pm – 5:15pm: Talent fair and Career Dating: Join us at the walk-in Talent Fair with German universities, research institutions, funding agencies and industries.
  • 5:15pm – 6:45pm Science Slam: Present your findings and win a prize!