The AMOSSHE winter conference attracts over a hundred delegates each year from all over the UK, to share expertise on a specific theme related to the work of Student Services in higher education. Building belonging: the role and impact of residences on student success invites you to build your expertise through three key perspectives, focusing on students who live in university accommodation:
The conference takes place on Friday 9 February 2018 in Bristol, England. Find out more here: Building belonging.
All selected posters will be on display throughout the conference, so that attendees can absorb them in their own time and way.
The conference agenda will also include time for you to discuss your poster with colleagues, answer questions and exchange ideas.
Your poster should summarise your work in an area that aligns to the conference theme. For example, your poster might present an overview of:
Posters should include:
You can use text, pictures, charts, maps or any other materials to make your poster as engaging as possible.
AMOSSHE welcomes poster proposals from organisations and individuals across the higher education sector, including AMOSSHE named members, colleagues at AMOSSHE member organisations, other education providers, and both not-for-profit and corporate organisations.
If your poster proposal is accepted, you must register as a conference delegate.
Presenting a poster at our conference is a good way to showcase your ideas and achievements, get feedback on your work, develop your professional confidence and standing, and start new discussions.
Summarising your approaches, practice, or research as a poster is a wonderful opportunity to engage with appreciative colleagues in your sector. You can explain succinctly on a one-to-one basis what you've accomplished and how you’re progressing, and receive detailed feedback.
If you have an idea for a poster, but you’re not sure whether it will be suitable, please get in touch! Email the AMOSSHE National Office team at firstname.lastname@example.org for help and advice.
If you want to present a poster at the conference, please submit a proposal that outlines what your poster will be about. Please include the following:
You don’t need to create the poster itself at this stage.
Please send your proposal to Benjamin at email@example.com by 17:00 on Thursday 14 December 2017.
You can submit as many poster proposals for consideration as you like.
The winter conference team will consider all the proposals, and choose which to accept for display at the conference. AMOSSHE will give you feedback about your proposals in week commencing 1 January 2018.
The winter conference team will carefully consider all poster proposals, and choose the successful proposals by asking the following questions:
Your poster proposal should answer these questions satisfactorily.
If your proposal is accepted, you’ll be asked to do the following:
Unfortunately, AMOSSHE can’t contribute to your expenses for this conference.