ECR Awayday Manchester – Tuesday 2 July 2019

Registration is open for our upcoming ECR Awayday which will focus on ECR Career progression on 2nd July 2019 at Manchester University.
The event starts with registrations and coffee at 9:45am to start at 10am and will close at 5pm 2nd July.
Early Career Researcher Meeting Fund
The UKCCSRC ECR Meeting Fund will be available for this event. You can find out more information and apply here.
Data Protection
The information you enter on this form will only be used for the purposes of organising this event. Members of the UKCCSRC team may contact you with information about the event, using the details you have provided, in the run up to, and for a short time after, the event. We will delete your personal data from the registration form following the event.
Photographs and/or filming will take place throughout the events advertised above. The images will be used for publicity or other purposes to help achieve the UKCCSRC’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), use in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed or filmed, please speak to a member of UKCCSRC staff when you arrive at the event.
See the blogs from this event here.

TimeActivitySession lead
9:45 – 10:00Arrivals and registrationUKCCSRC secretariat
10:00 – 10:15WelcomeProfessor Robin Irons
10:15 – 10:30Ice BreakerUKCCSRC Secretariat
10:30 – 11:30Perfecting your ‘Verbal Business Card’
Making sure you’re ready when that unmissable networking opportunity arises.
Dr Simon Brown (P2T Consulting Ltd)
11:30 – 11:45Break
11:45 – 13:00How we got to where we are now
Hear the do’s, don’ts, trials and tribulations from people who have built successful CCS related careers.
Dr Clair Gough (The University of Manchester)
Jack Miller (POST: Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology)
Dr Bryony Livesey (Costain)
Dr Solomon Brown (The University of Sheffield)
13:00 – 14:00Lunch
14:00 – 15:00Making the most of UKCCSRC opportunities
Are you taking full advantage of the UKCCSRC and the opportunities we offer? Hear from people who have and how it has benefited them.
UKCCSRC Secretariat
Gang Wang (Heriot-Watt University)
Masoud Ahmadinia (Coventry University)
Dr Carolina Font Palma (University of Chester)
Pooya Hoisenpoori (Imperial College London)
Yongliang Yan (Cranfield University)
Hisham Al-Baroudi (Cranfield University)
15:00 – 15:45Verbal Business Card feedback  
You’ve crafted your Verbal Business Card – now let’s put to the test! Get (friendly) feedback from fellow attendees and speakers.
Dr Simon Brown (P2T Consulting Ltd)
UKCCSRC Secretariat
15:45 – 16:00Break
16:00 – 16:45 (Parallel Sessions)Grant Writing skills
From the submitter and assessor point of view.
Professor Robin Irons
Dr Solomon Brown
UKCCSRC opportunities: your application
Dr Bruce Adderley
16:45 – 17:00Close and feedback


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