Early Career Researcher Workshop: Apply Today!

Join us in Tokyo for this new mentoring program, 21-24 March 2019

Selected participants are expected to also present their research in a volunteer concurrent conference session. Conference participation fees are waived for selected papers. A best paper prize will be awarded.

Workshop Schedule

8:30am  Welcome coffee and tea service
9:00am  Researchers and mentors meet one on one to discuss paper in detail
10:00am  Researcher/mentor pairs regroup into workshop sessions for presentations and comments 
11:30am  Lunch break and Opening Keynote Address
2:30pm  Reconvene for continuation of workshop sessions for presentations and comments
4:30pm  Recap and debrief
6:30pm  Welcome Reception

To Submit an Application

Please email your CV and an abstract of no more than 1000 words (please title PDF file “-abstract.pdf”) to Andra Johnson at WEAI ([email protected]). Please, no password protection in your pdf security settings. Criteria for Selection Participant selection is based on topic importance, and originality of ideas and techniques.

Program Timeline

Application deadline: November 1, 2018
Selections announced: December 1, 2018
Complete paper to mentor (no more than 6,000 words, excluding appendices): February 18, 2019