The 8th MacDiarmid Student and Postdoc Symposium will be held at University of Canterbury 22-23 November 2012.
The theme this year is Mind the Gap – Future Proofing your Skillset.
Registration is open to all students and postdocs whose supervisor is a MacDiarmid Investigator whether funded or unfunded.
We will pay for one night’s accommodation and meals during the symposium. You will also get a MacDiarmid t-shirt!
All students and postdocs, who are not already presenting oral contributions, must present a poster. The poster should be A1 sized and clearly describe your research to your target audience. You may choose at least one of the following target audiences:
(a) Outreach for school kids aged 15-18 yrs old,
(b) Informing the media & public,
(c) Lobbying government and policy makers to make some change,
(d) Obtaining funding for a commercial enterprise.
The posters will be judged according to best presentation and prizes will be awarded at the end of conference.
To register please go to our website:
Registration closes Friday 9 November.