Vitae Researcher Development International Conference 2017

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The annual Vitae Researcher Development International Conference 2017 will be taking place on the 11-12 September in Birmingham, UK.


This year the conference will open with talks from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), League of European Research Universities (LERU) and National Science Foundation (USA). The two days will feature a compelling selection of plenary sessions covering topics such as:


  • Strategic and global context for developing researchers
  • Doctoral education: diversity in programmes, provision and researchers
  • Research staff: experiences and talent management
  • Creating an inclusive researcher environment
  • What next for researcher development?


There will also be a wide range of workshops including one dedicated to the EURAXIND project that Vitae are co-ordinating with six other European partners. The projects aims to encourage intersectoral mobility between the academic community and employers.


The conference will also feature special interest sessions and a poster session.


Have a look at our outstanding programme.


3 for 2 bookings are available until 14 August.


We look forward to seeing you in Birmingham.