This Blog is written by-
- Shruti Pandharipande an enthusiastic and motivated undergraduate physics student. Her interests are piqued by astronomy, astrophysics, and particle physics. She is a firm believer in the power of dedication and hard work.
- Rimsha Arif who likes to introduce herself as a lifelong learner who aspires to be an astrophysicist, determined to learn and understand more about how the universe works.
When we are new in the field of research the common goal is always to find the topics of our interest which will almost be with us throughout our whole journey of academia., but finding these topics of interest is not an easy task itself. Here is when the importance of conferences and seminars comes into action as they provide much-needed insights into which topic might give you an adrenaline rush.
When we are at the early stage of our career it is difficult to have knowledge of all the fields. But now should thyself be introduced to all these fields to know which topic might actually be the one for them.
Conferences are also a great way to connect with people who will help you or guide you to your future career goals. It is of immense importance to have a good professional network that can be developed by actively taking part in such events.
Conferences are a great way to gain exposure to research methodology, have an insight into how the actual research works, and develop a critical thinking mindset.
HERE ARE SOME LINKS TO SUCH EVENTS
Caution: Finding a correct fit for you in your particular field of interest will require some time and scrolling, but it will be worth it.
https://www.munich-iapbp.de/activities/activities-2023 (for postdoc onwards)