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Sessions for Early Career Scientists

A huge variety of General Assembly sessions are of interest to early career scientist (ECS). Once the 2017 General Assembly Programme is finalise, we'll created a shortlist of courses and meetings that have a strong ECS focus on this page. Nearer to the time of the conference you will be able to add them to your personal programme and you can also be able to view the full conference programme through the General Assembly website.

Short Courses

The nuts and bolts of blogging with Wordpress
Convener(s): Laura Roberts Artal
Wed, 26 Apr, 13:30–15:00 / Room -2.91

Academia is not the only route: exploring alternative career options for Earth scientists
Convener(s): Laura Roberts Artal
Tue, 25 Apr, 15:30–17:00 / Room -2.91

How to write a research grant
Convener(s): Laura Roberts Artal
Tue, 25 Apr, 08:30–10:00 / Room -2.91

Quantarctica User Workshop
Convener(s): George Roth
Mon, 24 Apr, 13:30–15:00 / Room -2.31

Open-source software for simulating hillslope hydrology and stability
Convener(s): Luigi Lombardo
Co-Convener(s): Giuseppe Formetta, Francesco Serafin, Riccardo Rigon, Raffaele Albano
Thu, 27 Apr, 10:30–12:00 / Room -2.16

Science communication in the age of Brexit and Trump: how to reach the hard to reach
Convener(s): Bárbara Ferreira
Co-Convener(s): Laura Roberts Artal
Thu, 27 Apr, 12:15–13:15 / Room N2

Meet the Experts - The Future of Solar-Terrestrial Research
Convener(s): Jone Peter Reistad
Co-Convener(s): Beate Humberset, Theresa Rexer
Wed, 26 Apr, 15:30–17:00 / Room -2.31

How to navigate EGU: tips & tricks
Convener(s): Anouk Beniest
Co-Convener(s): Joao Duarte,Anne Pluymakers,Emma Shuttleworth
Mon, 24 Apr, 08:30–10:00 / Room -2.31

How to write a successful ERC Grant proposal
Convener(s): Susanne Buiter
Co-Convener(s): Claudia Alves de Jesus Rydin
Tue, 25 Apr, 13:30–15:00 / Room -2.91

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technology for monitoring natural hazardous areas
Convener(s): Jennifer Roelens
Co-Convener(s): Raffaele Albano, Jens Klump, Ulrich Kueppers, Salvatore Manfreda
Wed, 26 Apr, 15:30–17:00 / Room -2.85

Serious games for Natural Hazards: understand the different roles in natural hazard prevention through a simple exercise
Convener(s): Valeria Cigala
Co-Convener(s): Jonathan Rizzi, Graziella Devoli, Raffaele Albano
Tue, 25 Apr, 13:30–15:00 / Room -2.85

Communicating Climate Change - blogging as a group
Convener(s): Céline Heuzé
Co-Convener(s): Sophie Berger
Wed, 26 Apr, 13:30–15:00 / Room -2.85

ECS Crashing the Cryosphere!
Co-Convener(s): Emma C. Smith, Nanna Karlsson
Mon, 24 Apr, 15:30–17:00 / Room -2.16

Polar Science Career Panel (EGU Cryosphere and APECS)
Convener(s): Emma C. Smith
Co-Convener(s): Clara Burgard, Liv Heinecke
Thu, 27 Apr, 15:30–17:00 / Room -2.16

Splinter Meetings

Chronically Academic - Network for scientists with disabilities and chronic conditions
Convener(s): Stephanie Zihms
Thu, 27 Apr, 12:15–13:15 / Room 2.61

Other Meetings

Meet the EGU Division President and the ECS Representative of Earth Magnetism & Rock Physics (Angelo De Santis, Stephanie Zihms)
Convener(s): EGU
Mon 24 Apr 15:30-17:00 EGU booth

Is Open Science the way to go?
Convener(s): Claudia Alves de Jesus Rydin
Co-Convener(s): Bárbara Ferreira, Susanne Buiter
Thu, 27 Apr, 15:30–17:00 / Room E1

Should early career scientists be judged by their publication record? A set of group debates
Convener(s): Samuel Illingworth, Lena Noack, Laura Roberts Artal, Mathew Stiller-Reeve, Marie Charrière
Wed, 26 Apr, 19:00–20:30 / Room G1

Make Facts Great Again: how can scientists stand up for science?
Convener(s): Bárbara Ferreira , Jonathan Bamber , Hans Thybo, Gerrit H. de Rooij, Nicholas T. Arndt
Thu, 27 Apr, 10:30–12:00 / Room E2

Scientific Sessions

Women in geosciences
Convener(s): Maria Bostenaru-Dan
Co-Convener(s): Ira Didenkulova , Magdalini Theodoridou , Mirela-Adriana Anghelache , Maja Miše , Riia Chmielowski , Giovanna Avelli
Oral / Fri, 28 Apr, 10:30–12:15 / Room L4/5

Promoting and supporting equality of opportunities in geosciences
Convener(s): Claudia Alves de Jesus Rydin
Co-Convener(s): Katharine Cashman, Bárbara Ferreira, Mary Anne Holmes
Oral / Fri, 28 Apr, 13:30–17:00 / Room L4/5 Poster / Attendance Fri, 28 Apr, 10:30–12:00 / Hall X4

Arne Richter Award for Outstanding ECSs Lecture by João C. Duarte (co-organized)
Convener(s): Hans Thybo
Co-Convener(s): Jonathan Bamber
Wed, 26 Apr, 09:30–10:00 / Room D3

Meet the Expert in Hydrology: Is research at different spatial scales connected? (co-organized)
Convener(s): Wouter Knoben, Wouter Berghuijs, David Wright, Shaun Harrigan
Fri, 28 Apr, 08:30–10:00 / Room -2.91