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3 thoughts on “Gordon Research Conference- Developmental Biology 25th-30th June, 2017”

  1. Hi, thanks for this insightful post. I am leaving for my first Gordon Conference in less than two weeks and am super excited! This article helps me to get an idea what tp expect.

    I had a somewhat naive question for you. What would you suggest to pack, clothes wise? I have heard Gordon conferences have mostly casual attire. Is that true for the day events too, including the poster sessions?

    Thanks again!

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    1. Hello!
      I’m glad you enjoyed the post!
      The dress code reflects the atmosphere of the conference itself- very relaxed! You should be able to wear casual clothes to every event on the timetable. I found the poster sessions to be especially casual, with people coming and going as they pleased. I decided to dress a little more smartly when I gave my talk, but this was just a personal decision and certainly not a requirement!

      Have a fantastic time at your conference!

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    2. Thanks Sarah, this was really helpful! good luck with your science! :)

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