Research Symposium


Each Spring, members of GSEC help organize a Research Symposium where Jackson School students (undergraduate and graduate) present their research to judges comprised of faculty, research scientists, and industry representatives. Find out more about this great event at the Symposium Website!

Abstracts are due on Dec. 23, 2020!

Abstract portal is open–Submit your Abstract here.

2021 Symposium Information

What: 10th Annual Jackson School Research Symposium brought to you by the Graduate Student Executive Committee and ConocoPhillips
When: Saturday March 6, 2021, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Fourwaves Online Platform–Click the link below or copy it into your browser:
Who: Jackson School graduate and undergraduate student presenters, faculty/research scientist judges, open to all other attendees
Goals: This event aims to provide cross-disciplinary collaboration among graduate students, undergraduate students, and faculty/research scientists
Format: Presentations will be in AGU-style poster format (see Presenters Information for specific instructions); judging will occur throughout the day and students will have a session during which they need to be at their virtual posters for judging
9:00-9:15 a.m. Opening Note
9:15 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Networking
9:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Early Career Grads & Late Career MS
12:30-12:45 p.m. Afternoon keynote & Lunch Break
12:45-3:30 p.m. Undergrads, Late Career PhD, & High School Students
4:00-4:30 pm Awards and Closing
1st 2nd
Undergraduate $600 $300
Early-Career Graduate $800 $400
Late-Career Masters $1000 $500
Late-Career PhD $1000 $500
Best-Represented Research Group $300 $200
Best Figure $300 $200
High School $300 $200