Biology Graduate student retreat - March 8-9th 2019 in Laugarvatn.
For graduate students in biology, PI's and postdocs.
Ph.d and masters students - present their work in short talks, socialize and discuss practical issues of the graduate studies (communicating science).
Talks 10:00 - 16:30: Speakers and order tba, with lunch and dinner breaks.
Social 16:30 (spa, dinner, social program)
How to communicate science, to public, policy makers and other researchers. 9.30-12:00.
Kalina H. Kapralova - Using videos and photos for conveying studies in biology and science.
Arnar Palsson - Writing for normal people and ourselves.
Send an email to Arnar Palsson before March 1st, applies to students, postdocs and PI's. Indicate if you need lodging or are driving back on Friday night.
Graduate students giving talks, please include info in this format.
Name: Jonsdottir, J
Title: Jamming the Yam protein from yams (Jummy jumminus L.) grown in geothermal biocrust.
Coauthors: Jonsson, J., Jonsdottir, H., Hanson, J. and Hansdottir, J.
Cost per night is ISK 2000, foods and dinner (if participated) covered by Overhead fund of biology lab and PI's (their grants).
People dont have to stay the night, but there are 30-40 bed available.
Travel to and fro by own car / carpooling.