Call for papers

Call for Papers

The key themes for this year’s event are

Academics, students and researchers who have conducted or are currently conducting research in the below themes or related themes are invited to submit their interest in presenting at this year’s Research Festival in October.

  • AI / Digital
  • Sustainability
  • Wellbeing

The aim of the event is to exchange knowledge and ideas, facilitate collaboration between researchers, on and off-Island, promote the reputation of Island-based research, and to educate.

Research can be showcased in either a presentation or poster format.

If you are interested in presenting – spoken or poster - at the 2024 Research Festival  (taking place on Friday 18th October) please submit the following to by 30th June 2024.

Please include:


Organisation (if relevant):


Abstract (incl statement as to link with conference theme):

Any specific requirements:

If you're happy for your presentation to be filmed for our marketing, advertising and promotion in the future.


*Please note participation is voluntary and no expenses will be paid by UCM’s Research Vannin.  

Notification of Acceptance: 31st July 2024

Deadline for Final Presentation Submission: 16th Sept 2024