Continuing on from the success of the PhD Colloquium at the PRRES conference last year, we are pleased to announce a PhD Colloquium to be held on Sunday, 21st January 2018 by the University of Auckland, New Zealand, at the fantastic Goldie Estate Winery on Waiheke Island. This is an opportunity for PhD students in property (real estate) or relevant subjects to discuss and present their PhD work-in-progress in a supportive and non-confrontational environment to a group of senior academics and peers.
The overall objective is to promote excellence in PhD research throughout the region. In order to encourage PhD students to participate, we are pleased to announce the availability of two scholarships up to the value of AUD1500 each available to full time PhD student at a University in the broad PRRES catchment area. The scholarship is to be applied towards the costs of: Conference Registration (at the postgrad level), airfares to the Conference from the winning student’s University location and accommodation. In addition, a PRRES Early Researcher PhD Prize for ‘Best Paper’ based on PhD paper submission (AUD400) and a PRRES PhD Award for ‘Best Presenter on the Day’ (AUD400) will also be awarded at the Colloquium (see attached for details).
How To Apply
To present at the colloquium, submit a research summary to Jerry Liang Jerry.firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than the 30th September 2017 and register for the 2018 PRRES Conference. The acceptance of will be notified before 31st October 2017. The registration fee for PhD students is the same as the discounted conference rate offered to returning PRRES members.
For further information, please see below for details.