Conference Programme

Saturday 12th November 2022

**Due to the blended nature of the conference, we have built in several opportunities for screen breaks throughout the day.**

10:00-10:20 Registration (for those attending in person) - refreshments available in Hub Cafe area

Morning Session

10:20-10:25 Welcome Presentation: Professor Chris Edwards, Head of theDoctoral Academy.

10:25-10:45 Guest Speaker: Professor Nicholas Race, Professor of Networked Systems and Associate Dean for Research for the Faculty of Science and Technology, Lancaster University.

"Collaborating with Industry: Driving forward shared research challenges with BT and the BBC"

10:45-11:15 Three Minute Thesis Presentations

11:15-11:30 Break - Refreshments available in the Hub area

11:30-12:30 Long Presentations

12:30-12:40 Q&A

12:40-13:40 Lunch and Poster Session

Afternoon Session

13:40-14:00 Guest Speaker: Thomas Dahlstrom, Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness. Eastern University, St Davids, PA

"The Power and Perils of Collaboration in Research: An Administrative Perspective from a US University"

14:00-15:00 Long Presentations

15:00-15:10 Q&A

15:10-15:15 Break - Refreshments available in the Hub area

15:15-16:15 Careers Workshop:

Underpinned by the four Domains of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF), this Careers Workshop for PGRC delegates will explore, through group based workshop activities, themes aligned to Collaboration including; Career Planning (Values & Motivations) and Networking (LinkedIn), to support approaches of sharing and exchanging knowledge and expertise thus aiding career advancement and future collaborative projects.

16:15-16:30 Prize Presentations and Closing Remarks

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