Registration is now open for IGNITE

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Alaska INBRE and Alaska EPSCoR are excited to announce that registration is now open for our professional development workshop IGNITE in Anchorage, January 8-9, 2024!  Spots are limited so register soon.  

The IGNITE workshop will feature keynote speakers as well as three targeted tracks: one for faculty and researchers, staff, and students. Some of the topics covered in each track will include: 

Faculty & Researchers

  •     Grant writing
  •     Mentoring students
  •     Science communication
  •     Promotion and Tenure
  •     Giving effective presentations


  •     Publishing for students
  •     Giving effective presentations
  •     Career exploration panel
  •     Grad school overview & panel discussion
  •     Publishing for students
  •     Grant writing


  •     Budgeting
  •     Giving effective presentations
  •     Roundtable discussion groups
  •     What staff wish researchers knew about research administration

INBRE Travel Awards:

IGNITE 2024 will take place at Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. Registration for IGNITE is free, but registration will not cover expenses for traveling to the event. INBRE-affiliated researchers, faculty, and students may apply for INBRE Professional Development Awards for assistance with traveling to IGNITE. Staff should apply for staff development funds through the staff council mechanism.

Student Professional Development Application
Faculty and Researcher Professional Development Application
Staff Development Funds Opportunity


Monday, January 8th, 10:30 a.m. – 7 p.m., with evening reception
Tuesday, January 9th, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
More details to come!

Please register by Monday, December 11th.

Register for IGNITE