The National Conference Biology Students will take place on December 14 in Burger’s Zoo
The National Conference for Biology Students is organised by LOBS. During this conference both bachelor- as master students are given the opportunity to present their research projects in front of a large audience of peers in the adventurous and dynamic atmosphere of the Dutch Royal Burger’s Zoo in Arnhem (Netherlands). A professional jury, consisting of renowned researchers and biologists from a broad range of disciplines will award the best theses with the famous Darwin trophy. Besides, students can upload their research posters for the poster competition. Posters will be presented during entrance and breaks. The winner is chosen by the audience. The NCBS starts at 15:00 and ends at 21:00. Buses to the central station of Arnhem will depart after ending of the conference at the entrance of the zoo.
This year’s keynote speaker will be biologist, visual artist and plastic activist Merijn Tinga, better known as the Plastic Soup Surfer, he will give an inspirational lecture on his quest to diminish plastic waste. Check his foundation for more information.
Tickets include: entrance to the conference (from 15.00), diner, drinks, free entrance to the zoo (from 10.00) and an inspirational lecture by the Plastic Soup Surfer!
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