Early Career Program


The AIDIC Youth Working Group warmly welcomes all registered PhD students to an exciting evening of entertainment and networking at our pub quiz night.

Held in a delightful pub in the center of Florence, known for its vibrant nightlife, this venue is easily reachable on foot from the conference location. Savor authentic Italian cuisine and then dive into a lively group quiz.

This event offers an ideal opportunity to connect with fellow students, unwind, and take a well-deserved break—all completely free of charge, thanks to AIDIC covering all dining expenses.

Please note that reservations are required to secure your participation. Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to relax, have fun, and forge new friendships at no cost!



The AIDIC Youth Working Group is delighted to offer registered PhD students a unique opportunity to visit Nuovo Pignone on the final day of our conference, completely free of charge.

A major industrial presence in Florence, Nuovo Pignone excels in the design and manufacture of gas and steam turbines, reciprocating and centrifugal compressors, and more, under the guidance of Baker Hughes.

This visit includes complimentary transportation to and from the site, allowing you to explore a hub of energy engineering excellence and witness how Nuovo Pignone merges cutting-edge engineering, data analytics, and science to redefine what's possible in the energy sector.

This tour offers a superb chance to see the practical applications of your academic studies and understand the company's significant role in both global and local energy solutions.

Please remember that this event is exclusively for PhD students and requires prior registration. Seize this enriching experience to link academic insights with industry practices, at no cost to you!