Student Spotlights 2020: Discover the next generation of natural historians

Date:
Venue:
The Linnean Society of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BF, United Kingdom
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Organiser: events@linnean.org
0207 434 4479 ext 211
Registration: Open
Linnean Society Student Conference

DAY MEETING 10:00–17:30 Friday 7th February 2020

Come and listen to the next generation of natural historians speak about their research.

In this public-facing conference we will be testing research students’ engagement skills through both oral and poster competitions. Support these up-and-coming scientists and learn about the latest natural history research. The conference will end with a guest lecture last year's speaking winner, by Alexandra McGoran, NHM & Royal Holloway, University of London.

Selected speakers include (titles pending):

  • Sabhrina Aninta - Queen Mary University of London
  • Meg Cathcart-James - University of Reading
  • Imogen Cavadino - RHS, Newcastle University
  • Maude Grenier - University of Edinburgh
  • Tomos Jones - University of Reading
  • Louisse Mirabueno - NIAH EMR, University of Reading
  • Stephanie Skipp - University of East London
  • Chawata Thanoosing - Imperial College London, NHM

Selected posters include:

  • Lizzie Jones - Royal Holloway, Institute of Zoology
  • Galina Jonsson - NHM, Imperial College London
  • Andrea Parisi - Middlesex University
  • James Rowland - Harper Adams University
  • Sabrina Schalz - Middlesex University

  • This event is free and open to all.
  • Registration is essential. Seats will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The day includes lunch, refreshments and a wine reception.
  • Doors will open at 09:45.
  • The full programme with abstracts will be available to download in January.

Event Registration

The Linnean Society Student Conference 2020 - FREE Tickets available

Once your Registration has been successfully submitted, you will receive a CONFIRMATION EMAIL.

We will only contact via telephone if there is a last minute change to the event and we need to get in contact urgently.

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