Abstract Submissions


Having a poster displayed during the poster sessions will offer the chance for many eyes to see your hard work. This will aide networking with other postgraduates who have an interest in your topic area via discussions of your work. We are looking for posters that are innovative in design and clearly communicate the information presented. Posters should be A1 landscape.

5min Blitz Thesis

This year we excited to have introduced 5 minute blitz thesis sessions. Taking part in one of these sessions will provide you with the experience to be concise to communicate your research effectively with academics, funders, and the public. You will learn how to tell your message in a clear and succinct manner. The 5 min Blitz thesis should be only 3 slides per talk.

Oral Presentation

Giving a 15 minute presentation will allow you to present your research in more detail and invite constructive discussion of your research. This will provide you with invaluable experience in presenting in a supportive academic environment. You will be given a 20 minute slot, 15 minutes for presentation and 5 minutes for questions.


Have you got expertise in an area that would benefit your fellow postgraduates? Conducting your own workshop will give you the space to be creatively communicate a skill. Previous workshops have given postgraduates a taste of R and how to give a TED talk for example.