Annual GAIN Conference & Talent Fair 2022


September 03, 2022 (CEST)
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Bonn, Germany

The online registration has ended. You can still register on-site to attend the event.


The Annual GAIN Conference & Talent Fair is a large German science and research gathering and the ideal platform for to learn about academic careers and funding opportunities in Germany.

We cordially invite all international PhD and postdoctoral students, as well as junior faculty of all disciplines to join us for the Saturday afternoon programme at the GAIN22 conference and career fair in Bonn, Germany. The Saturday afternoon programme is in English.

You can schedule appointments with representatives from more than 100 German universities, research institutions, funding agencies, and industry. Find out about their programmes and job openings!

The “Research in Germany” initiative offers a special information session with expert advisers and consultants with the title “Research in Germany: Opportunities for Postdocs, Young Investigators, and Junior Faculty Members in Germany”.

Any international, PhD student, or postdoc in the area is invited to join Saturday afternoon sessions at GAIN22. There is no admission fee for international researchers but registration is required. Please see below for more details. #GoGAIN22

Participate in the GAIN22 Science Slam and win a prize! 
Take up the chance and impart your current research results to a diverse audience. Present your findings in a five-minute pitch in front of the GAIN22 audience. The winner will receive a cash prize of 2500 Euros! 

Event details:
Date: 3 September 2022
Location: Maritim Hotel in Bonn, Germany 

Programme details:
Saturday, September 3, 2022

•    2pm - 3:15pm Parallel Workshops (including the Research in Germany workshop)

•    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 

•    5:15pm – 6:45pm Science Slam
     Present your findings and win a prize!


                                           We look forward to seeing you at GAIN22!

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

International Research Marketing

Gabrijela Nikolic

  • Kennedyallee 50
  • 53175 Bonn