Conference 2018

Connect – Collaborate – Communicate  Co-cheangail - Co-obraich - Com-pàrtaich

11-13 December 2018 - Perth College UHI

The University Research Conference is a biennial event and will next be held 11-13 December 2018.  Details of the conference will added over the coming months.

Updates on Twitter for the 2018 conference follow @UHI_Research, and search for tag #UHIRC2018

The event is open to all university staff, and especially to those who are already research active or simply interested in developing their own research activity, and postgraduate (research) students. The conference is intended to give research active colleagues the chance to:

  • Showcase your research with presentations, poster presentations and training sessions
  • The chance to learn about, and engage with, the university’s Research Clusters
  • Updates on the latest research developments natioanlly and globally
  • Presentations from external speakers of interest
  • Information and training workshops and sessions
  • Learn about research related systems, policies and processes
  • Discover tools to help your research and research practices
  • Conference dinner and ceilidh (pre-registration essential)

Research posters

An important aspect of the conference is the chance for staff and students (individually or together) to present something about the research they have been undertaking. Throughout the conference there will be a display of research posters in the conference public area, including the opportunity to vote for the best poster with prizes awarded on the final day.

Information tables 

Throughout the conference there will be an array of information points set out in the public areas, these will be staffed throughout the conference by members of the appropriate teams to ensure there will be experts is various research support functions on-hand to talk with.  These tables will be confirmed closer to the beginning of conference.

General enquiries;  

University of the Highlands and Islands,
Executive Office, 
Ness Walk, 

Telephone;  01463 279347

Map of Perth College UHI campus:  PC campus map.pdf

The Main conference venue will be the new Academy of Sport and Wellbeing sports hall, coloured red in the above campus map.