Open applications for the 2018 Conference Sponsorship Program

The Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer is pleased to confirm applications for the 2018 Conference Sponsorship Program are now open. This program is for conferences/workshops held in NSW in 2018 and applications are due by COB Friday 10 November 2017. Information on the program and relevant documentation on the website below: http://www.chiefscientist.nsw.gov.au/investing-in-science/conference-sponsorship-program
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Highlighting the skills received from a PhD training

The following is intended as a guide for skills that may be acquired during a PhD. It is up to the individual to pick and choose the ones relative to their experience. 1) Presentation and communication skills - the ability to convey complex technical information to a diverse audience (e.g. through teaching and conferences) including high profile, expert academics, laureates, lay audience and interpersonal.  Concise communication, impartial communication, ability to entertain ideas but not accept them. 2) Data management and analysis - the ability to manage and analyse large and/or comple...
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