Please Note:

Course Detail

PHD-QMA-101 - Making the Most of Your First Academic Conference

Postgraduate Research Students (PhD and MRes) who are likely to attend their first academic conference in the near future.

This workshop will be hosted online.
You will receive joining instructions via email 2 weeks in advance of the session and again 2 days in advance.

This workshop aims to make you feel confident about attending and enjoying your first academic conference, by giving you some tips on what to expect and how to plan and get the most out of it. By the end of the workshop you will have thought about what to do before, during and after the conference. You will also be able to use networking skills effectively in order to make contacts and achieve set objectives.

Keywords: networking, abstract submission, conference funding


Late arrival:
If you anticipate arriving late, please advise us as soon as possible. Please note that the instructor reserves the right to not admit any latecomers.

If you require any type of assistance, whether it is with mobility, visual and/or hearing, please let us know at so we can do our best to accommodate you.


Provided by: Researcher Development


Date: Wednesday 4 November 2020

Venue: Webinar, Online, Internet

Time: 14:00 - 17:00


  • Dr M Chan