Date and Time
23rd Jun 2016 10:00 –– 23rd Jun 2016 17:15
University of Strathclyde

The partner universities of the ESRC Scottish Graduate School of Social Science information science pathway have hosted an annual doctoral colloquium (iDocQ) since 2011. The colloquium is aimed at students studying towards PhDs in information science and other related disciplines. This year’s event takes place on Thursday 23rd June 2016 at Strathclyde University in Glasgow. The event is suitable for doctoral students at all stages of their studies. Attendees will be offered the opportunity to showcase their work to leading academics, researchers and other doctoral candidates as well as networking opportunities throughout.


The 2016 programme will include:

  • A keynote presentation
  • An opportunity to network during a PhD related exercise
  • PechaKucha 20x20 presentations
  • Break-out workshop sessions for different challenges of the doctoral journey
  • Q+A session where students can anonymously ask questions to the panel of academic pathway members


PechaKucha 20x20 presentations are an opportunity for delegates to present 20 slides or images each for 20 seconds. This can focus on a project that has been recently completed, in progress or being planned. Projects whereby funding, collaborators or participants are being sought can also be presented. Please indicate if you would like to deliver a 20x20 presentation and we will contact you with further details. (see the following page for more information on PechaKucha 20x20 presentations There will be a prize for the best 20x20 presentation.


Further Information 

The main contact address for the event is Contact details for the individual committee members will be listed on the iDocQ 2016 official website:



To register for the event, please go to the eventbright page:

Last updated 27 Sep 2017 10:36am