Registrations are open for the 2021 EMBL Australia Postgraduate Symposium (EAPS)

EAPS is EMBL Australia’s annual student-developed symposium, held annually over three days in November (usually in person at various sites around Australia).

EAPS 2021 will offer both virtual and hybrid engagement, and will be held from 10 – 12 November 2021. The theme is ‘On Giants’ Shoulders: Adapting to an Ever-changing World’.

The first two days will be delivered virtually. Day 3 will be hybrid day, where participants have the option of engaging virtually or in person.

The in-person activities will take place at venues in Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. This day will also feature a science communication workshop with Dr Anna-Sophie Jurgens and Dr Will J Grant of the Australian National Centre for the Public Awareness of Science.

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