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Preparing and Presenting a Conference Paper (Humanities/Social Sciences)
Domain: D2 Communication and dissemination

TACE: T - Transition

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, all face to face training at the Doctoral Academy has been postponed for the foreseeable future.

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Format: Workshop
Suitable for: All

This session will explore ways of successfully preparing and presenting a conference paper. It will focus on the structure a conference paper should take; how to make the content of your paper interesting and accessible while maintaining intellectual rigour; briefly on using visual aids with PowerPoint; and how to prepare for Q&A sessions. Be prepared during the session to explore how the ideas presented might apply to your own research.

At the end of the session you will have a range of:
* strategies for planning and structuring a conference paper
* strategies for presenting and discussing a paper with intellectual coherence and rigour, while maintaining audience interest
* strategies for managing Q&A sessions

Note: This workshop does not cover in detail oral presentation skills, the use of PowerPoint or academic writing. Please see separate entries elsewhere on the booking system covering these areas.

More information on this subject may be available on the range of online learning resources such as Linkedin Learning