Info market “The final hurdle, finishing up your PhD” 2014

Are you in the last year of your PhD and want to know the best options to edit and print your thesis? Are you beginning to think about the organization and the formalities of your defense?

To help you with these issues, PrOUt is organizing an information market on Thursday, October 2nd at 17.00-18.45 in the ‘Eetkamer’ of the City Centre Library (Drift 27; a map showing the precise location can be found here).

This market will have an informal character, and we will provide drinks and some snacks. It will feature

  • Several printers, some offering a short workshop;
  • Oud London, the caterer of the University Hall (Dutch: Academiegebouw);
  • Professor Bertens, who frequently chairs PhD defenses, to share his perspectives from the other side of the defense;
  • The beadle (Dutch: pedel) and the secretary to the Rector, to answer any questions you may have regarding the defense; and
  • Information that is useful for your last year as well as some tricks on how to successfully wrap up your PhD without spending a fortune, based on the experience of alumni.

The program of the event is

  • 17:00 – 18:45. Information market. Several printers, the caterer Oud London, the beadle and the secretary of the rector will be available to answer all your questions regarding the PhD defense.
  • 17:10 – 17.25. Plenary talk by Professor Bertens.
  • 17.30 – 18.45. Presentations by printers.

Please register through this form.

PS. Of course you are also welcome if you are not yet in your final year.