University of Bath

Changing Lives - Changing Worlds Graduate Conference 2017

This conference provides participants the chance to engage in unique peer level presentations as well as an opportunity to network with other postgraduates.

24 Aug 20179.00am
25 Aug 20175.30pm

This dynamic interdisciplinary conference has been extremely successful over the past four years at drawing together people in the fields of Education, Economics, Psychology, Social Policy and Health and providing a free and friendly space for discussion and knowledge exchange.

The conference offers a full program directly aimed at postgraduate students. Participants will be able to enjoy unique peer level presentations an opportunity to network with other postgraduates and social events, including a conference dinner.


Thursday 24 August 2017

Time Event
9.00-9.30 Registration and Coffee/ Tea
9.30-9.45 Opening Speech (Prof. Ian Walker, FHSS Associate Dean for Research)
9.45-10.35 Keynote Speaker (Dr Piwek, University of Bath, Health and Technology)
10.35-10.50 Coffee Break
10.55-13.00 Symposia (2-3 parallel sessions)
13.00-13.45 Lunch
13.45-15.00 Workshops
15.00-15.15 Coffee Break
15.15-16.05 Keynote Speaker (Dr Li, University of Exeter, Language and Education)
16.05-17.30 Ignite Talks
17.30 onwards Social Event

Friday 25 August 2017

Time Event
9:00 – 9:30 Registration and Coffee/ Tea
9:30 – 10:20 Keynote Speaker (Professor Feldmann, University of Bath, Economics)
10:20 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:40 Symposia (2-3 parallel sessions)
12:40 – 14:00 Lunch and Poster Session
14:00 – 15:00 Workshops
15:00 – 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:15 Thesis Speed dating/ Workshops/ Talks
16:15 – 17:05 Keynote Speaker (Professor Levine, University of Exeter, Psychology)
17:05 – 17:15 Closing Remarks
17:15 onwards Social Event