Conference Programme

Please Note: The timings and running order are approximate, and will be confirmed closer to the conference date.

Welcome

09.30 – 10.00 Registration – refreshments available

Morning session

10.00 – 10.05 Welcome

10.05 – 10.25 Guest Speaker - Professor Dame Sue Black 'Engaging with engagement'

10.25 – 11.05 Three Minute Thesis® presentations

11.05 – 11.25 Break – refreshments available

11.25 – 11.45 Guest Speaker - Dr. Carly Stevens 'Outreach and Engagement: Inspiring an interest in Science'

11.45 – 12.45 Parallel workshops:

  • Workshop 1 – Planning your Academic Career: the Secrets of Success.
  • Workshop 2 – Becoming KE ready. Developing enterprising skills for Knowledge Exchange.
  • Workshop 3 – Academic Writing

12.45 – 13.45 Lunch and poster session

Afternoon session

13.45 – 14.05 Guest Speaker - Dr. David Ellis 'Staying in the loop: using knowledge exchange activities to develop

and disseminate research'

14.05 – 15.10 Long presentations

15.10 – 15.25 Break – refreshments available

15.25 – 16.20 Long presentations

Closing session

16.20 – 16.35 Closing remarks and prize presentations for the best Long Presentation,

Three Minute Thesis® and Poster

Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic competition developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia.