Postgraduate Conference

Light bulbs suggesting the merging of bright ideas.

'Intersections of Knowledge'

A unique collaboration of UNE disciplines

16th and 17th January 2018

Time: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Location: The UNE Business School

Enquiries: unepgconference@une.edu.auContact details for the HDR office.


UNE's Postgraduate Conference showcases HDR research to colleagues and the wider community by in-person or video presentations.

This year there will be keynote presentations from Dr John Dixson and Dr Jenine Beekhuyzen.

Special session presentations from Dan Aubin, an acrobatic research presenter and a special session presentation from Emeritus Professor Ray Cooksey.

Community Registration

Information for presenters

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Conference Program

2018 Draft Program of Events. Please note this a draft outline of the Conference program and will be subject to change. Participant names will be added in to this draft after the abstract submission date, 31st October 2017.

2018 Conference Agenda Overview

Conference Presentations

All PowerPoint presentation need to be sent to unepgconference@une.edu.au by 11:59 pm 3rd December 2017

All Pre-record video presentations need to be sent to unepgconference@une.edu.au by 11:59 pm 3rd December 2017

Digital copies of posters need to be sent to unepgconference@une.edu.au by 11:59 pm 8th January 2018

Physical copy of poster will need to be handed to registration on Tuesday 16th January 2018

Guidelines for Conference Presentations

For PowerPoint Presentations please use the Postgraduate PowerPoint template for the first slide of your presentation. After the first slide you can continue to use the PowerPoint template, or any other format you choose. You should limit the number of slides used in your PowerPoint presentation and Garr Reynolds has some top tips we will be use as a basis for assessing your PowerPoint presentation.

Poster Presentation guidelines and print ready instructions.

Presenting a prerecorded video.

Past conference details

To assist with your presentation, winner of the 2016 Postgraduate Conference, Ada Klinkhamer, has made available her PowerPoint presentation (PDF, 3775.22 KB) and biography (DOCX, 11.81 KB).

2017: Conference Proceedings

The UNE Postgraduate Conference was held 17–18 January 2017.

The Postgraduate Conference included:

  • Keynote speaker Profesor Annabelle Duncan
  • Motivation speaker Olympic volleyball player, Kerri Pottharst
  • 20 special presentations
  • Free entry
  • Available to any one from UNE and the community

Program of Events

Conference Proceedings book

2016: Conference Proceedings

The inaugural Postgraduate Conference was held 19–20 January 2016.

The Postgraduate Conference included:

  • Keynote speakers: Professor Ray Cooksey and Professor Robert van Barneveld
  • Free entry
  • Availability to anyone from UNE and the community.

Postgraduate Research Conference Proceedings

Program of Events