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Student Sessions

Sessions in addition to the main programme will be held in official coffee and lunch breaks. To attend these, please regsiter your interest when regsitering for the Congress via the online regsitration system. They are free of charge and details can be found below.

Outreach Session

Monday 13th July - 10:20-11:10

Location: Carron 1, SECC

Are you interested in engaging the public with your work? Unsure how to write a lay abstract? Struggling with engaging industry? Want to maximize the impact if your findings? This lunch and learn provide tips to increase outreach and translation of your work. 

Cool Under Pressure

Monday 13th July - 10:20-11:10 

Location: Carron 2, SECC

Stress is the adverse reaction that people have to excessive pressure or other types of demand placed upon them’. Do you feel stressed? Come to this lunch and we will provide you with few tips and tools on how to manage stress, keep calm and stay positive. You will also get the chance to experience a few minutes of relaxation techniques to boost your attention for the next conference session!

Mentoring Session

Monday 13th July – 12:40 – 13:30

Location: Carron 2, SECC

Over lunch, get a chance to chat with an expert in your field. If you are a student and wish to attend the student excusion you must attend this session.

Open to all. If you are interested in becoming a mentor please indicate this when you register (This applies to ISB members only)

Mock Academic Interview

Tuesday 14th July - 12:40 - 13:30

Location: Carron 1, SECC

Interested in pursuing a career in academic? Curious about the Academic Interview Process? Come watch a mock academic interview with a keen Post Doc (played by Prof. Phil Rowe). The audience will have the chance to quiz the candidate, and at the end of the session, decide if he gets the job! Open to ISB student members.  

Inaugural Women in Science Lunch

Thursday 16th July – 12:15 – 13:00

Location: Carron 1, SECC

Open to ISB members - A Networking and conversation forum to celebrate contributions from the women of ISB over lunch.

ISB Student Grants Meeting 

Tuesday 14th July - 15:45

Location: Dochart 1 

Interested in learning about ISB Student grant opportunities? Come to this informal Q & A session with the ISB Student Awards officer.

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