Events

CogNet events happen once a month including a social lunch for early-career researchers and a workshop open to all!

If you have any suggestions of events or workshops you would like to see in the future please contact us.


Upcoming events

This semester AU-CogNet is hosting a social lunch every month alternating location followed by a workshop. See below the dates, times and locations of the upcoming events.

Make sure to sign up!
 

Thursday January 25
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                     12:00pm: Lunch at MIB - A midday break for food and thoughts.

                     1:00pm: Python in Research Workshop at MIB - Time to get savvy with the latest in our field.
In this workshop, you will get practical experience about how to program in Python. Some prior coding experience is required but this could be from different programming languages if you are interested in discovering the benefits of using Python in research.
 

Monday February 19
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                       12:00pm: Lunch at Psychology - Our regular lunch meetup to network and unwind. 

                       1:00pm: Mental Health Workshop (Stress Drivers) at Psychology
A session to understand and manage the pressures we face. Experiences from our childhood influence us throughout adulthood. Even in later years, we continue to adhere to the dos and don'ts we learned in our youth. These drivers often affect our decision-making and behavior, causing stress at times. In this workshop, you will become acquainted with the different drivers, discover which ones significantly shape your own behaviour, and learn how to use this knowledge to reduce stress.  
 

Wednesday March 20 (Attention due to a schedule clahs with an event at LiCS this date changed on now is on Wednesday)
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                  12:00pm: Lunch at IMC - Another opportunity to catch up and chow down.
 

                  1:00pm: Qualitative Analysis Methods Workshop at IMC
Get to know qualitative research methods with our workshop! Tailored for those new to the field, this engaging session promises an insightful overview over different qualitative methods. Discover the various applications of qualitative research analyses and explore how to integrate them into your own projects. Join us for an interactive experience, ensuring you leave with practical insights ready for implementation.


Thursday April 25
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               12:00pm: Lunch at MIB - The perfect place to trade ideas over a tasty meal.

               1:00pm: Conversations with the Media Workshop
Learn to navigate the media landscape with confidence. In this workshop a journalist will give practical advice on how to cooperate with journalists and facilitate a discussion on our experiences and thoughts on media appearance. The workshop content will be tailored to the needs of the participants. Therefore, participants will be asked to briefly describe their previous experience with media communication.

Friday May 17
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               14h-17h: Symposium
We end the semester with the AU-CogNet Early-Career Symposium, aimed at familiarizing each other with our work and academic traditions. This afternoon event includes an array of various activities linked to sharing and working on your own work (flash-talks, presentations, poster sessions, or project idea developmentā€¦). The exact activities still need to be finalised. Be inspired, be connected - be part of CogNet.
             17h+Drinks and dinner for symposium members