PGCon Edinburgh Postgraduate Conference


School of Engineering, The University of Edinburgh


Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 18:00 to Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 17:15

The Edinburgh Postgraduate Conference (PGCon) is a free training and networking event for postgraduate students working in EEE or CS.

The event will provide an opportunity for postgraduate students to practice and perfect their oral/presentation skills, network and communicate their work to fellow researchers within their discipline.  The conference will kick-off with an evening meal on Tuesday 15th October. On Day 2 there will be a series of workshops, presentations and competitions (with prizes!).

The highlights of PGCon:

  • Free training events, including a workshop on how to maximise the impact when presenting your research 
  • Career talk
  • Technical talks by eminent academics
  • Safe and supportive environment to present your research
  • Get instant and valuable feedback on your presentations/research
  • Networking events/opportunities
  • Free conference dinner
  • IEEE ComSoc Prizes for best presentations/posters
  • Limited travel grants
  • Free accommodation (maximum of one night only)

This is a fantastic, not-to-be-missed training event!

Spaces are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

To find out about attendee eligibility and the application form go to:

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