8th BSC Doctoral Symposium 2021

Date: 11/May/2021 Time: 15:00 - 13/May/2021 Time: 18:00


The 8th BSC Doctoral Symposium will be held online. More details will follow.



Target group: PhD students, as well as early stages PostDoc researchers and late stages MSc students in the BSC areas of research and complementing areas.

Cost: The Symposium is free of charge.

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Student Volunteering

Register as a Volunteer to the 8th BSC Doctoral Symposium 2021

Volunteer students from each department are invited to be a part of the Doctoral Symposium organisation.

Student volunteers play a key role in ensuring the success of the Doctoral Symposium. They are the people that help everyone from registration to local support. Being a student volunteer is an excellent opportunity to meet, interact and network with leading academic researchers, gain experience in the organisation of events and demonstrate their commitment to the Doctoral Symposium at BSC.


  • Receive an organiser's Certificate as a Volunteer Student.
  • Experience with outreach educational activities (relevant when applying for scolarships).
  • Learning how a meeting is put together from behind-the-scenes.
  • Reserved online spots in the tutorials.
  • Networking opportunities with international scientists/scholars.


  • Availability to attend 2 group meetings before the Symposium and complete the assigned tasks (approximately 6h flexibly distributed)
  • Approximately 1 day of work in total during the week of the Symposium. The work will be distributed among the volunteers.
  • Technical assistance to speakers (if requested) and support with documenting the event.


  • Enrollment as a Ph.D., Masters, or undergraduate student at the time of the conference.
  • A good level of English

How to apply:

If you are a student and would like to apply and join the volunteers team, please fill in the form.

The volunteering aplication deadline for the 8th BSC Doctoral Symposium is March, 29th 2021.