PEPG Early Career Symposium 2019: The Eden Project

Explore the global gardens of the Eden Project with our Early Career Researcher Symposium 2019.

Join us for our Early Career Researcher Symposium held in the amazing setting of the Eden Project in Cornwall! We have an amazing line-up planned, with exciting behind the scenes tours of the biomes and gardens, fantastic keynote speakers (including Dr Rachel Warmington of the Eden Project science team), careers session, delegate poster and networking event, science talks, and the famous PEPG social quiz. We’ll be giving out journal-sponsored prizes for the best talk and poster!

Registration fees cover all of the above plus your meals and accommodation in a YHA Eden snoozebox, all for just £40 for SEB and BES members, £80 for non-members.

Delegates should present a talk or poster. Once registered, please send abstracts to k.field@leeds.ac.uk prior to 19 April 2019.

Registration deadline is 1 April 2019.

Email k.field@leeds.ac.uk with questions.

Register here

 

Programme

Monday 13th May

13:00 – 17:00 Registration

17:00 – Keynote talks

19:30 – Networking event

Tuesday 14th May

08:30 – Breakfast at YHA

10:30 – Guided tour of Eden Project

12:00 – Lunch

13:00 – Free time to explore the Eden Project

18:30 – Dinner

19:30 – Poster session and networking

Wednesday 15th May

08:30 – Breakfast at YHA

09:45 – Delegate talks

13:00 – Lunch

14:00 – Delegate talks

16:00 – Free time, access to Eden Project main site

18:30 – Dinner

20:00 – PEPG social quiz

Thursday 16th May

08:30 – Breakfast

09:45 – PEPG careers session

13:00 – Lunch

14:00 – Ending notes and prizes