On October 21th LTU University organized a PhD Orientation meeting for PERCCOM students in order to help us plan a PhD career.

We met Associate Professor Jonas Ekman, head of department and three PhD students, one each from Pervasive and Mobile Computing P1100004(Samuel Idowu), Dependable Communication and Computation Systems (Denis Kleyko), and Information Systems (Ali Mohammad Padyab).

Prof. Ekman introduced uP1100007s the Swedish way of doing a PhD and share his story of pursuing a career as lecturer, researcher and academic leader, while Sam, Denis, and Ali will present their PhD projects and their experience so far.

Networking opportunities with PhD students and professors from different groups were possible during this event.

(Written by Victoria)