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Cambridge Enterprise (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 24 Feb 2020   14:30 Not bookable

An introduction to commercialisation with Cambridge Enterprise

Session run by Cambridge Enterprise

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This session given by staff from Cambridge Enterprise provides you with the basics of what you need to know about intellectual property (copyright, patents, confidentiality agreements) in the context of University Research. A useful starting point, which could prevent you making costly mistakes in the future.

Conference abstracts (Engineering RDC Division A: Fluids) new Fri 29 May 2020   14:15 Not bookable

Please note the venue is Holger's office, Room BE2-03.

Conference poster design (Engineering MLMI MPhil) Mon 24 Feb 2020   15:00 Not bookable

A training session for MLMI MPhil students in the Department of Engineering. Find out how to create eye-catching and effective conference posters to illustrate your research. This session will cover: Why conference posters?, Design principles, Readability and layout, Planning and editing your poster.

Please bring paper and pen/pencil with you to the session. Slides from the session will be made available on Moodle.

Conference poster design (Engineering RDC Division D) Tue 5 May 2020   14:00 Not bookable

Two RDC sessions for 1st year PhD students (Division D), Department of Engineering.

Find out how to create eye-catching and effective conference posters to illustrate your research. The first session will cover: Why conference posters?, Design principles, Readability and layout, Planning and editing your poster. Please bring paper and pen/pencil with you to the session.

In the second session students will show and discuss posters-in-progress based on their PhD work.

Slides from the session will be made available on Moodle.

These sessions will take place in the Civil Engineering building.

Please note the venue is Holger's office, Room BE2-03.

Finishing Up and Moving On: FUMO (Engineering) Tue 24 Mar 2020   14:00 [Places]


Why this course might make a difference:

This course is designed to enable participants to finish their PhD successfully and move on to the next stage of their careers. By the end of this course you will know:

  • what you need to do to submit
  • how to be a (better) leader
  • how to prepare for your Viva
  • how to plan for life after the PhD

Topics covered:

  • PhD submission process
  • Leadership: Skills and qualities of leaders
  • Viva: What to expect and how to prepare
  • Careers: How to do decide what to do, different career options

Please note the venue is Holger's office, Room BE2-03.

Please note that this session takes place in Holger’s Office, BE2-03.

How to design posters (Engineering RDC Division A: Fluids) new Fri 24 Apr 2020   14:15 Not bookable

Please note that this session takes place in Holger’s Office, BE2-03.

How to publish a paper (Engineering Research Skills) new Wed 26 Feb 2020   16:00 [Places]

In this popular talk given by Prof. Tim Wilkinson, you will get all the essentials for understanding the full process of getting your papers published from submission to publication. Recommended for all graduates.

Please note the venue is Holger's office, Room BE2-03.

Managing your data (Engineering FIBE2 CDT) Thu 14 May 2020   09:00 Not bookable

A training session for FIBE2 CDT students in the Department of Engineering.Learn how and why to keep your information and data organised, stored and accessible by creating a Data Management Plan. The session will cover: What data are you using?, Creating vs reusing data, Storage, organisation and version control, Data safety and backing up, Sharing your data.

Please bring a laptop or other web-enabled device with you to the session. Slides from the session will be made available on Moodle.

Oral Presentations (Engineering RDC Division B) new Mon 20 Jan 2020   14:30 Not bookable

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Pecha Kucha Presentations (Engineering RDC Division D) new Mon 24 Feb 2020   13:00 Not bookable

Pecha Kucha presentations (each student to give a presentation on their PhD project) (Dr Jackson will arrange separate training for those selected to present at the Science Festival)

Postdoc Mentoring Training (Engineering) new Wed 18 Mar 2020   14:00 [Places]

Postdoc mentoring training with Steve Joy, Head of Researcher Development at the University.

Poster Design (Engineering) Tue 25 Feb 2020   13:00 CANCELLED

A poster design session for undergraduate students in the Department of Engineering.

Find out how to create effective posters to illustrate your research. This session will cover: Design basics, Readability and layout, Planning and editing your poster, and presenting with your poster.

A Preparing for your 4th year project session for Undergraduates at the Department of Engineering.

An introduction to searching and managing information, the ethical process, and organising your time to prepare you for your 4th year project.

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Mon 1 Jun 2020 13:00 [Full]
Fri 5 Jun 2020 13:00 [Full]
Preparing posters (Engineering RDC Division A: Energy) new Fri 22 May 2020   14:15 Not bookable

Session run by Cambridge Enterprise

Presentation Skills (Engineering) Mon 11 May 2020   13:00   [More dates...] [Places]

A presentation skills session for undergraduate students in the Department of Engineering.

Learn how to communicate your key messages clearly and concisely.

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Wed 20 May 2020 13:00 [Places]
Tue 26 May 2020 13:00 [Places]
Presentation Skills (Engineering RDC Division E) new Thu 27 Feb 2020   11:00 Not bookable

Each student attends one of 3 presentation sessions – you will be assigned to session 1,2 or 3 in due course.

Please note that this session takes place in Holger’s Office, BE2-03.

Referencing (Engineering) Wed 13 May 2020   13:00 [Full]

A referencing session for Undergraduate students in the Department of Engineering.

Understand the importance of academic referencing and learn how to use different referencing styles in your work.

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