This year's Doctoral Research Conference will take place on the afternoon of Wednesday 14 June 2023 in the Palmer Building, Whiteknights Campus. This event is open to all doctoral researchers and staff from across the University and showcases the diversity of doctoral research undertaken at Reading. The conference provides an opportunity to gain an appreciation of the great things doctoral researchers do across a wide range of disciplines.
The conference will include presentations from the Research for a Better World finalists and the ever-popular Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT©) finalists. It will also include an exhibition of entries to the Research Poster Competition, Research Image Competition, Research Life in Pictures Competition and the Research Object Competition. Research films will also premiere and there will be a performance of poetry. The conference will also feature guest speaker Pete Castle, External Communications & Public Relations Manager, Press Office, University of Reading and Dr Etienne Roesch, Institutional Lead for Open and Reproducible Research, University of Reading.
You can request to attend the conference via the Graduate School booking pages on the RISIS web portal. Please note that attendance at the conference will count towards your annual RRDP training requirement.
If you are a staff member and would like to attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place.
The 2023 conference programme can be viewed here
To get an idea of what to expect, you can watch a short film of the 2022 conference.