The Three Minute Thesis competition or ' 3MT , is an annual competition held in more than universities worldwide. It is open to PhD students, and challenges participants to present their research in just seconds, in an engaging form that can be understood by an intelligent audience with no background in the research area. This exercise develops presentation, research and academic communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to explain their work effectively. The competition originated at the University of Queensland UQ in
Michael Huang – ALES Finalist in 3MT (Three Minute Thesis) Competition
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An 80, word thesis would take 9 hours to present. Your time limit Your prize We greatly appreciate the time, feedback, and expertise of our 3MT final contest judges. In this role, Barclay and her teammates connect industry and university researchers to drive collaborative innovation. Barclay earned her Ph. She has leadership experience in the non-profit, academic, and government sectors.
The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Preparation Guide
To assist you with your preparations, please find a few suggestions below that will help you in writing your presentation, creating your slide and while practising your verbal presentation. Write for your audience One of the judging criteria looks for evidence that you can explain your research to a non-specialist audience. To do this you may like to:. Have a clear outcome in mind Know what you want your audience to take away from your presentation.
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