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Young Professionals Postgraduate STEM Research Symposium – Call for Papers

Young Professionals

The IEEE UK & Ireland Young Professionals and the University of Chester are collaborating together to organise a 2-day Postgraduate STEM Research Symposium for 28th and 29th November 2018 at the University of Chester.

This symposium is an opportunity for early career STEM researchers, especially PGRs (PhD and MPhil), to present their research, receive feedback, and explore the possibilities of turning research to enterprise. Open to research professionals and students across the country and beyond, the event will feature:

  •        Presentations
  •        Workshops
  •        Research to Enterprise Pitches
  •        Awards
  •        Reception
  •        Panel discussion
  •        Networking
  •        Industry Participation and Collaboration

For an opportunity to present at the event and win an award, submit a 200 word abstract that briefly outlines the topic of your submission (for poster, paper and/or pitch).

For papers, authors of accepted abstracts will be invited to submit a full paper of between 2 to 6 pages. The deadline for abstract submissions is 28th September 2018 at 17:00 BST (UTC+1). See link below for full details and registration.

Remember that you don’t have to make a submission in order to attend.


Symposium details:

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