IST Conference 2018

By 31st May 2018 June 25th, 2018 Events

Come and speak to us at the IST Conference 2018 – NTDC representatives will be there all day.


Date: Thursday 20th September 2018

Time: Start 10.00 and close at 16.30

Venue: Crowne Plaza Hotel, Newcastle

Keynote Speakers:

Dr Kianoush Nazarpour, Reader in Biomedical Engineering, Newcastle University

Professor Sir Doug Turnbull, Professor of Neurology, Newcastle University


There will be 15 workshops, organised in three sessions throughout the day, delivered by technicians and experts alike and the programme includes the following:

CERN Cutting Edge Technologies
The History and Ethics of Laboratory Animal Work
Electronic Motorbikes
Performance Management for Technical Staff
Health and Safety – including Centrifugation Clinic
Unconscious Bias
Why Professional Registration?

The Roger Dainty Best Poster Prize – Win £150 Amazon Giftcard

The IST will again be offering a prize for the Best Poster and this is in honour of Roger Dainty MBE, FIScT.

It’s your chance to share your work experience with others in an informal way, to tell a story in pictures and/or words. Please email if you would like to submit a poster and they can arrange to reserve space in the hall.

All posters must be manned by a delegate who is attending at the Conference for our judges to come and speak to you, and the Amazon giftcard will be presented in the afternoon session of the event.

Target participants
The Conference has been specifically organised for technicians, technologists, technical supervisors, laboratory/service managers and technical managers.


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