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ECU invites you to celebrate and be inspired during Research Week (14 - 18 September). Meet the people behind the research at a series of presentations, competitions and exhibitions. Discover new science and technology, learn how research is made visible in the creative arts and join the discussion on how university research can innovate industry. Explore our website for more information.


Advancing Innovation Through Research Engagement
Join leading ECU researchers and industry representatives to learn how businesses and university researchers can build strategic partnerships to help produce research with impact.

The West Australian ECU Lecture Series
Professor Moira Sim, Head of School, ECU School of Medical Sciences, will discuss how in a world of increasingly complex healthcare the diagnosis of potential disease may not always be beneficial.

Women and Research in The Regions
This presentation will focus on the important role that women play in research, and particularly how they contribute to the success of regional development.

Research competitions

Three Minute Thesis (3MT™)
The 3MT is a research communication competition where research candidates have three minutes to explain their research and its significance, providing a unique opportunity to profile and celebrate the innovative research conducted at ECU.

Your Research in a Nutshell
This competition is for early-career researchers at ECU who will battle it out to communicate their contemporary research or creative outputs ‘in a nutshell’. Be part of the audience and hear about ECU’s cutting-edge research.

Research Photography Competition
Are you good at taking photos and have an interesting research project? Why not enter the Research Week photography competition and your image could be exhibited during Research Week.


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Faces of ECU Research Exhibition

This year Research Week is paying tribute to research staff and students through the 'Faces of ECU Research ' exhibition.

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University researchers can support your business innovation

Businesses of all sizes can benefit from engaging with university researchers. Join us for the Advancing Innovation through Research Engagement breakfast event to learn more.

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