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Converge Research Symposium 2024

academyEX's research symposium brings together staff, students, alumni and partners. It's more than a gathering - it's an opportunity to be part of a vibrant community of innovative thinkers. So, come along, let's celebrate your progress and pave the way for future research together.

Join us for part of the day, or all of it - we'll have a broad range of workshop sessions and research presentations during the day, and a poster showcase of projects and practices in the evening.

Spots are limited, so register today to reserve your ticket!

2024 Converge Symposium Agenda:

2024 Converge Symposium

What to expect on the day

Get set for an intellectual adventure at the 2024 Converge Symposium! Expect a day jam-packed with thought-provoking research presentations and interactive workshops led by our very own academyEX students, alumni and staff.

Open your mind to a world of knowledge as you hear about ongoing projects from our current students, follow the research trails blazed by our alumni, and dive into the evolving research ideas of our dedicated staff, who are eager for feedback.

In the evening, we'll host a poster showcase along with a networking opportunity over drinks and nibbles. Grab this opportunity to delve into an array of research, strike stimulating conversations, and forge valuable connections in a relaxed, evening setting.

Born from our vibrant Converge community, the Converge Symposium is aimed at to fostering the thriving research culture at academyEX. It's your perfect platform to support emerging researchers and satisfy our shared thirst for innovation and discovery.

Come for the whole day or drop in for a bit. Either way, we can't wait to welcome you to this celebration of curiosity and creativity.

Symposium Agenda

Access to full agenda (includes workshop and presentation details):

  • 10:00am - 10:30am - Onsite registrations and morning tea

  • 10:30am - 11:45am - Welcome and keynote presentation from Dr Madeleine White

  • 11:45am - 1:00pm - Lunch break

Research Workshops

  • 1:00pm - 3:00pm - 3 x Research Workshop sessions (2 streams)

  • 3:00pm - 3:30pm - Afternoon tea break

Research Presentations

  • 3:30pm - 5:00pm - 12 x Research Presentations (4 streams)

Poster Showcase and networking

  • 5:00pm - 6:30pm - Poster presentations and networking