Early Career Pre-Conference Symposium - Monday 5 July

Scientific Organiser: Dr Liam Rooney, Heriot-Watt University, with the assistance of the ECC

The RMS Early Career Pre-Conference Symposium is an event for early career microscopists (students and post docs) to network and present their work ahead of the main mmc conference. We will accept abstracts from early career researchers to present their research, with a focus on introducing the microscopy techniques used in their work.  

The meeting will include two keynote lectures, one being the first Early Career Award winner Dr Kevin Whitley (Newcastle University), a panel discussion and the first RMS Early Career Committee Annual General Meeting. 

Overall this will be a fantastic opportunity to meet fellow microscopists ahead of mmc2021, and we hope to see you there.

This symposium is free to attend, you can add it to your schedule when you register. It can be selected in addition to a conference or exhibition only ticket. 

Provisional Timetable

13:15 Early Career Committee networking
13:30 Welcome and introductions
13:35 Contributed talks 
14:05 Keynote Speaker - Dr Michele Conroy (Imperial College London)
14:35 Panel discussion – careers
15:20 Break
15:30 Contributed talks 
16:00 ECR Keynote Speaker - Dr Kevin Whitley (Newcastle University)
16:30 RMS ECC Section AGM & feedback from the community


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