Making a Difference will be a dynamic and interactive experience, drawing together a broad spectrum of delegates from across the local and national research community, business and industry, and public and voluntary sectors to foster change and positive solutions in the Solent region.
Click on the link at the bottom of the page to submit your contribution.
The closing date for submissions is Friday 2 February 2018.
We welcome contributions from delegates in the following formats, and are particularly looking for interactive sessions and innovative delivery:
Open to all
A1 portrait format, may relate to any type of project within research, innovation or enterprise.
A prize will be awarded for the best student poster. Please see the competition criteria (below) for more information.
10 minute paper
(with 5 minutes Q&A)
20 minute paper
(with 10 minutes Q&A)
15 or 45 minute interactive session
Submissions may encompass any format which includes the audience.
Solent students only
Three Minute Thesis competition for PhD/MPhil students, judged by an expert panel.
Two Minute Dissertation competition for undergraduate and PGT students, judged by an expert panel.
A prize will be awarded to the best presentation in both the 3MT and 2MD competitions. Please read the competition criteria (below) and ensure your presentation meets the guidelines in order to win!
Solent staff only
Focus on Enterprise
Two minute presentations summarising enterprise projects undertaken during the past year.
A prize will be awarded for the best presentation. Please see the competition criteria (below) for more information.
Download competition categories, rules and judging criteria