Getting Published as an Early Career Researcher

A panel of prominent journal editors, publishing experts and research publishing professionals provide valuable insight from their different perspectives in the world of research publishing and give you the information they wish they’d known as an Early Career Researcher.

While the event is at The University of Queensland, attendees from QUT are very welcome.

Event details:
12 September 2018, 10:30am – 1:00pm AEST
University of Queensland, Queensland Bioscience Precinct
306 Carmody Road (Bld 80), Room 3.142-3.146

To find out more or to register, visit Wiley’s website.

Research Data Science Winter School – Brisbane

The Australian Academy of Science, in association with Software Carpentry, CODATA and RDA, would like to invite EMCRs from various disciplines to apply to participate in the Research Data Science Winter School in Brisbane on 12-15 June 2018.

The winter school is aimed at EMCRs who already have experience collecting and analysing data, but are looking to take their data skills to the next level and become more effective using data for their research.

Read more information on their website.


Falling Walls Lab Australia – an innovative scientific challenge for bright young minds

Calls for talented young researchers and professionals to showcase their most innovative ideas.

The Falling Walls Foundation is a non-profit organisation in Berlin, dedicated to the support of science and the humanities. It was established in 2009, 20 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall. At its heart is the question ‘Which are the next walls to fall?’ as a result of scientific, technological, economic and sociological breakthroughs.

Falling Walls Lab Australia 2018 Poster [PDF, 538KB]

Falling Walls Lab Australia 2018 – call for applications [PDF, 174KB]

Find out even more about Falling Walls Lab Australia on their website


Dreams, Ideas, Passion, Problems to Solve…

Got Dreams, Ideas, Passion, Problems to Solve, IP, or Tech? @QUTfoundry we help inspire, enable & connect current & future innovators, entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs & social change agents. We love to see startup teams form & develop value to build, scale, & grow business ventures & social enterprises.  We’re here for you QUT community, including students, researchers, staff & alumni!

QUT foundry’s I.D.E.A.S. program | Ideas | Development | Execution | Activation | is designed to help inspire, shape, & translate ideas from products of the mind into solutions, innovations & new startups; plus more from our friends at QUT bluebox, QUT CEA, visiting startups and QUT clubs.

Here are some must-attend events coming up from next week! 

Exploring Ideas & Multiple Paths to Entrepreneurial Success (QUT foundry I.D.E.A.S Series)
Tuesday 13 March, 1-2PM

Entrepreneurs Unboxed
Wednesday 14 March, 5:30-7:30PM  

How to Ideate in the Digital Age – Tools for Trend Scouting & Ideation (QUT foundry)
Tuesday, 20 March