Student presentation awards

Each year at VicBioCon, we celebrate our student presenters by awarding prizes for the Best Poster Presentation, Best Speed Talk (5 minutes) and Best Full-length Talk (10 minutes).

 

At VicBioCon21, these awards were presented to:

Best Speed Talk (5 mins) by a Student - 3rd place:

Kevin Newman, University of Melbourne for 'Optimal surveillance methods'

 

Best Speed Talk (5 mins) by a Student - 2nd place:

Kaitlyn Hammond, University of Melbourne for 'Multi-decadal silvicultural experiments reveal conservation surprises'

Best Speed Talk (5 mins) by a Student - 1st place:

Jessica Keem, University of Melbourne for 'Fowl play in the Mallee: Evaluating fox control at malleefowl adaptive management sites'

Best Full-length Talk (10 mins) by a Student - 3rd place:

Oliver Dalby, Deakin University for 'Contemporary remote sensing of seagrass ecosystems in Western Port, Victoria'

Best Full-length Talk (10 mins) by a Student - 2nd place:

Diana Robledo-Ruiz, Monash University for 'Social organisation limits in-situ breeding management for
a critically endangered bird'

Best Full-length Talk (10 mins) by a Student - 1st place:

Jacinta Humphrey, La Trobe University for 'Housing or habitat: What drives patterns of urban bird diversity?'

Please note: There were no poster presentations at VicBioCon21 as this event was entirely online. The Best Poster Presentation was therefore not awarded in 2021.