Dates announced for UGPN Annual Conference 2018

Wednesday 31 January 2018

The UGPN Annual Conference 2018, hosted by the University of Surrey, will take place from 9th – 11th April 2018.

The Conference supports the mission of the network, providing unique opportunities for interaction and discussion on a variety of topics, including academic workshops on four key research themes:

• Digital Innovation & Applications
• Delivering Global Health & Wellbeing
• Producing a Smarter Planet
• Entrepreneurship & Economic Development

The Conference will be officially opened by Professor G. Q. Max Lu (Vice-Chancellor of the University of Surrey) and includes a keynote speech from Professor Derk-Jan Dijk (Director Surrey Sleep Research Centre) and a guest lecture from Vivienne Stern (Director of Universities UK International (UUKi), on international funding opportunities. Research workshops focusing on each of the four key themes will be led by senior academics from each of the UGPN Partner institutions.

For more information please visit the official conference website.