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Virtual Student Conference 2020

Day One l Monday 15 June

12:45 Welcome and opening comments (Jonathan)

13:00 MSc student presentations (10 minutes + 5 minutes for questions)

13:00 – 13:20

Martin McAndrew

13:20 – 13:40

Julia Fairbairn

13:40 – 14:00

Daniel Bending

14:00 – 14:20

Will Scott

14:20 Break

14:40 – 15:00

Katy Stokes

15:00 – 15:20

Jonny Whiteside

15:20 – 15:40

Stella Zhan

15:40 Break

16:00 – 17:30 Keynote Seminar: Kevin Parker: Career Survival for Science students: Dealing with Difficult Times

 

 

Day Two l Tuesday 16 June

10:00 – 11:30 Team building session (run by MSc students)

13:00 MSc student presentations

13:00 – 13:20

Sam Congdon

13:20 – 13:40

Circe La Mache

13:40 – 14:00

Valentin Dospinescu

14:00 – 14:20

JJ Awodipe

14:20 Break

14:40 MSc student presentations

14:40 – 15:00

Elena Carter

15:00 – 15:20

Mamas Louca

15:20 – 15:40

Chelsea Brown

15:40 Break

16:00 Keynote Seminar: Elisabeth Bik: Scientific Integrity (more info see here) 

Day Three l Wednesday 17 June

 10:00 – 11:30 Teambuilding session (run by MSc students)

13:00 Keynote Seminar: Lawrence Young: The COVID-19 pandemic: warp speed science to find a cure

14:00 Break

14:15 PhD student presentations (15 minutes + 5 minutes for questions)

14:15 – 14:40

Karen Dhillon

14:40 – 15:05

Joe Dunford

15:05 – 15:30

Randa Elsayed

15:30 Break

15:45 PhD student presentations

15:45 – 16:10

Fil Fernandes Duarte

16:10 - 16:35

Lina Germanova

16:35 – 17:00

Alex Zwetsloot

Day Four l Thursday 18 June

13:00 Keynote Seminar: Katie Kettleborough, LifeArc (careers talk)

14:00 Break

14:15 PhD student presentations

14:15 – 14:40

Laura Usselmann

14:40 – 15:05

Iago Lopez Grobas

15:05 – 15:25

Kate Watkins

15:25 Break

15:45 Closing comments and prizes

16:00 The legendary pub quiz delivered by MSc students