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Postdocs of Cambridge Society



We are thrilled to announce the 3rd edition of the PdOC Research Showcase, taking place on 1st November 2023 at WestHub, Cambridge.

The PdOC Research Showcase is a free, one-day conference open to all postdocs of the University of Cambridge and affiliated institutions (STEMM as well as AHSS). Sign up now to join us for a day full of exciting presentations from your fellow postdocs as well as to learn more about the latest research taking place at Cambridge, and submit an abstract to introduce your peers to your own work or future projects and to get a chance to win our sought after PdOC Best Presentation award. The postdoc presentations will be accompanied by two keynotes given by Prof. David Leslie, an expert on AI policy, Director of Ethics and Responsible Innovation Research at The Alan Turing Institute, and Professor of Ethics, Technology and Society at Queen Mary University of London, as well as Prof. Zoe Kourtzi, an expert for AI in healthcare with a focus on neuroscience, a Turing Fellow, and Professor of Computational Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Cambridge. The event is co-hosted in collaboration with the Cambridge Philosophical Society and WestHub Library and sponsored by Cambridge Enterprise.

Abstract submission has ended now! Outcomes will be announced by 10th October 2023.

Click here to sign up for the conference! (Deadline: 13th October 2023) Using the same form, you can also apply to co-chair one of the sessions! (Deadline: 13th October 2023)


To celebrate the achievements of Cambridge's postdoctoral community, PdOC will be hosting a conference dinner at Millworks on 1st November 2023 right after the event. Join us to continue with your discussions and to network in an informal environment and over great food and drinks. Spots are limited, so please make sure to sign up below. A ticket costs £30 for two courses, excluding drinks.

Sign up here for the conference dinner! Please note that pre-payment is required to reserve your slot (click here, deadline: 13th October 2023) and we will get in touch with everyone who has signed up once the menu has been published.


Further information

Conference programme (will be published soon)


Wednesday, 1 November, 2023 - 09:00 to 18:00
Event location: 
WestHub, Cambridge