UC HDR Bazaar

A marketplace of ideas
Thursday 17 - Friday 18 November 2022

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About HDR Bazaar

The HDR Bazaar is open to all University of Canberra HDR candidates, HDR supervisors, Early Career Researchers, and honours students. It’s an exciting, brand-new event that will showcase the diversity UC HDR research projects, host a series of networking opportunities, presentations, panel discussions, and information sessions on topics such as Wellbeing, Careers Advice, HDR Internships, plus include a market hall with access to a range of student support services and industry employment partners.

There will be three streams for the 2022 inaugural HDR Bazaar:

Safety in Research
Building Community
Innovation and Change

Event details

Date: Thursday 17 – Friday 18 November 2022
Time: 9:30am – 4:00pm
Location: UC Hub (behind Mizzuna Café)
University of Canberra
Building 1, Level A


9:30 am

Coffee and tea on arrival

10:00 am

Official welcome - Professor Lucy Johnston
Welcome to Country - Aunty Violet

10:20 am

Keynote - Associate Professor Benny Wilson

11:10 am

Morning tea

11:30 am

Candidate Presentations
Innovation and Change

Candidate Presentations
Safety in Research
Building Community

1:00 pm

with speed networking and lawn games

2:00 pm

Panel discussion
Respectful Relationships
Safety in Research

Perfect Your Pitch
Building Community

3:30 pm

Plenary and Reflections on Day 1

4:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Cocktail networking function
(Add-On Booking)

8:30 am

Yoga class
(Add-On Booking)

9:30 am


10:00 am

Keynote - Professor Lucy Johnston

10:40 am

Morning tea

Market Hall

11:00 am

Poster presentations
Innovation and Change
Building Community
Safety in Research

Panel Discussion
What I wish
I knew before I finished my thesis

12:30 pm

Lunch or Mentoring Lunch
(Add-On Booking)

1:30 pm

Panel discussion
Interdisciplinary Research: Opportunities
and challenges
Building Community

Fireside chat
Making the most of your degree for future employability
Building Community

2:30 pm

Panel discussion
Industry-connected research for modern careers
Innovation and Change

Research to Impact
Innovation and Change

3:30 pm

Closing plenary

Keynote Speakers and Plenary

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Professor Lucy Johnston

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Associate Professor Benny Wilson

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Distinguished Professor Jen Webb

Other speakers include

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Zoe Piper

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Dr Craig Davis

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Kieran Hynes

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Dr Shyam Barr

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Associate Professor Catherine Ordway

Market Hall

We have a range of UC service providers and some industry partners who will be coming along to share all the different ways that they support UC HDR candidates.

The HDR Bazaar Market Hall will be part of the offerings for Day 2, Friday 18 November.

Come along and have a chat!

  • Canberra Innovation Network
  • Careers UC
  • Wellbeing and Support
  • Inclusion and Engagement
  • UC Life

  • UC Library and Study Skills
  • UC Medical and Counselling
  • Ngunnawal Centre
  • Phd Plus
  • HDR Support