GradFest 2016 Programme

2016 Programme of Events

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Monday 13th June 2016

10:00-13:00 – Preparing for your Viva – Provided by CAPD. Mile End Campus

12:00-14:00 – Get Active – Provided by QMSU.  Whitechapel Campus

12:00-14.30 – Cycle Training – Provided by Bikeworks. Mile End Park

13:00-15:00 – Experiences of the academic job application process in HSS.  Mile End Campus

14:00-16:00 – How to use Endnote for Science and Engineering. Provided by Library services. Mile End Campus

17:00-18:00 – Picture This! Research through a lens. GradFest 2016 Opening Reception Mile End Campus

18:00-20:00 – Doctoral Transitions. What do Humanities and Social Science PhDs do after graduation? Provided by Careers and Enterprise Service. Mile End Campus

Tuesday 14th June 2016

10:00-13:00 – So you’re thinking of becoming a Post Doc...?  Mile End Campus

12:30-15:00 – Connecting research with wider society: How to work with policy makers. Mile End Campus

12:00-13:00 – Introduction to Yoga. Whitechapel Campus

14:00-15:00 – Mindfulness for PhD Students.  Mile End Campus

16:00-18:00 – Creative Ways of Sharing Oral History Testimonies.  Mile End Campus.

16:00-18:00 – Connecting worlds, Connecting the Public: When body art meets neuroscience. Charterhouse Square Campus.

18:00-20:30 – Cafe Scientifique. Provided by Careers and Enterprise Service. Charterhouse Square Campus.

Wednesday 15th June 2016

10:00-14:00 – Bike Mechanic on Call.  Library Square, Mile End Campus.

11:00-13:00 – Data Visualisation Methods.  Mile End Campus.

12:30-14:00 – Broaden your horizons  – Provided by Careers and Enterprise Service. Mile End Campus.

12:00-14:00 – Get Active – Provided by QMSU.  Charterhouse Square Campus

12:00-14:30 – Cycle Training. Provided by Bikeworks. Whitechapel Campus – CANCELLED

12:30-13:30 – QMUL Running Club.  Mile End Campus

14:00 -15:00 – Open Access and the next REF. Charterhouse Square

14:00-16:00 – An Introduction to Publishing in Academic Journals. Mile End Campus

14:00-16:00 – Research It! Provided by Library services. Mile End Campus

18:00-21:00 – SMD Brain-stormer evening. Charterhouse Square Campus

16:00-18:00 – Easy tricks in ImageJ. Mile End Campus

18:00-23:00 – Post Graduate Cocktails and Karaoke. Drapers Bar, Mile End Campus

Thursday 16th June 2016

10:00-12:00 – Get Active – Provided by QMSU.  Mile End Campus.

10:00-12:00 – Preparing your CV for Fellowship applications.  Provided by the Life Sciences Initiative. Mile End Campus

10:00-13:00 Making a Poster Presentation – Provided by CAPD. Mile End Campus

11:00-13:00 – Photoshop Training. Mile End Campus

13:00-14:00 – Introduction to Yoga.  Charterhouse Square Campus

13:00-15:00 – 3 Minute Thesis Final.  Mile End Campus

14:00-16:00 – Let’s search it!: Search skills for PhD students and Early Career researchers in Science and Engineering. Provided by Library services. Mile End Campus

14:00-17:00 – Habits of Effective Writers- Provided by CAPD. Mile End Campus

16:00-18:00 – Doctoral College Debate – Connecting Research, Optimism and Impact.  Mile End Campus

Friday 17th June 2016

10:00-13:00 – 3D Animation using Miku Miku Dance.  Mile End Campus

10:30-11:30 – Research Funders and Open Access.  Mile End Campus

12:00-14:00 – WISE event: Getting to the Top in Science and Engineering. Whitechapel Campus

13:00-14:00 – Introduction to Yoga.  Mile End Campus