Wheels Up: Conference Season Tips Contest
Paying it forward can pay off literally. We’re awarding $1,000 for travel to Translational Science 2020 (April 14-17, 2020) to the author of the most viewed post between now and March 2, 2020. As we enter spring conference season, this is your chance to share useful tips and insights for optimizing the value of attending national professional meetings. All related topics are welcome. Things you wished you had known early in your training are sure to be of value to others, such as:
- Advice for first time conference goers
- Best resources for creating great posters
- ProTips for giving a great talk
- Enjoying work travel
- Conferences and job hunting
- Networking well
- How to prepare successful panel and special topic proposals
As always humor and satire are welcome.
Ideal posts will deliver practical and candid advice. Your experiences, solutions, and strategies for ensuring conference travel is valuable could be just the thing another scientist needs. Please consider paying it forward and sharing your insights with the Edge for Scholars community.