The Linnean Society Student Conference 2019

A new Linnean Learning event; putting students under the spotlight


1st September 2018 – Submissions open
30th November 2018 (5pm) – Submissions close
21st December 2018 – Successful candidates are notified
1st March 2019 – Linnean Society Student Conference

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Are you a PhD or Masters student involved in research linked to natural history?
In this all new conference, we're inviting students to showcase their research in front of the public either through our public speaking or poster competitions. It's time to flex your engagement muscles!

How to submit:
Please send an abstract (maximum 300 words) of your poster or talk to
We are happy to receive attachments to boost your abstract, such as videos of you public speaking, drafts of your poster or other media.

Leading up to the Conference, we are holding three student skills-building events that are free to attend. Places are limited and booking is required (click the links below).

9th November 2018 (14.30 – 17.30); Imposter Syndrome (talk)
December 2018 (Date: TBC) (15.00 – 17.00); Communicating with confidence (workshop)
15th January 2018 (15.00 – 17.00); Thesis writing (workshop)