GRADnet Training Events for 2019-20

GRADnet Training Events for 2019-20

The page is currently being updated and will be completed by 30 August.

GRADnet is pleased to announce the list of forthcoming GRADnet Training events for the academic year 2019-20.  These events are only for SEPnet postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers.  These events are free to attend (SEPnet pays for your accommodation and course fees for residential courses) and travel expenses can be claimed from your Department.

Please note that all advertising will be done through the SEPnet website and all registrations will be through “Eventbrite”.

List of training events:

23 October 2010:  GRADnet Induction at 1 Park Crescent, International Students House, London W1:  This is compulsory for all September/October 2019 starters.

6-7 November 2019:  Measurement Science Conference, the National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex. (10 places available for SEPnet PhD Students)

27-28 November 2019:  Astrobiology and Planetary Science, the Open University, Milton Keynes.

2-3 December 2019:  Turning Science into Business, the National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex.

4 December 2019:  IOP Employer Panel Event at the Institute of Physics, London N1. (networking event for PGRs, Postdocs and employers)

15-16 January 2020:  Machine Learning and AI, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London.

17-19 February 2020:  Teams, Communication and Leadership – Winter School at Cumberland Lodge, Great Park, Windsor.

25-27 March 2020:  Student-led Research Conferences at University of Southampton, Highfield Campus. (Arrival 4pm on 25 March for meet and greet ):  Soft Matter:  the unseen science all around us and The Big Data Era in Astronomy

27-28 April 2020:  Quantum Computing, University of Surrey, Guildford.

6-9 July 2020:  Opportunities beyond your PhD – Summer School, Herstmonceux Castle, West Sussex.

GRADnet Brochure PDF copy

Hardcopies of the GRADnet brochure for 2019-20 will be available to all staff and PGRs in your departments in September.