Photos from the AUT Postgraduate Research Symposium 2018

You submitted abstracts, you prepared presentations, you designed posters, and you rehearsed 3 Minute Thesis entries… then on Friday 17 August, all that hard work brought your research into the limelight at the AUT Postgraduate Research Symposium.

The photos from the oral presentations, poster displays, keynote speech, 3MT finals, and the rest of the day are now online on our Facebook page. Head over there, relive the day, and tag yourself and your friends.

Here are some of our favourites…

Keynote speaker Dr Smita Singh talks about resilience in the face of setbacks during postgraduate research.

Presenters explain their research. Featuring (left) William Caicedo; (middle top-to-bottom) Esraa Elmaddah, Egide Kalisa, Lisa Waldner; (right) Diana Albarran Gonzalez.

Poster presenters display their work. Clockwise from top left: Ankita Poudyal, Thao Van Nguyen, Chris Griffiths, and Amritpal Kaur.

Award-winners receive their prizes from Professor Marion Jones, Dean of the Graduate Research School. Clockwise from top left: Sabrina Seeler, 3MT winner and audience favourite; Christina Zhang, 3MT runner-up; Hanif Deylami, Best Poster winner; and Anantha Narayanan, Best Abstract winner.

This event was sponsored by AUT Shop, AUT Sport & Fitness Centres, AUTSA, ICT and supplier partner Cyclone, and Piko.

Meeting new people, learning new things.


Thank you for sharing your research with us! We are always excited, sometimes surprised, and constantly delighted by the amazing things you discover here at AUT.

About Graduate Research School (Auckland University of Technology)

The Auckland University of Technology Graduate Research School offers support and resources to all postgraduate students at AUT. Come and visit us on the 5th floor of the WU building.

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