iDocQ 2015: Fifth Information Science Doctoral Colloquium

iDocQ 2015: Fifth Information Science Doctoral Colloquium

Monday 22 June 2015

Robert Gordon University (Aberdeen Business School)

Since 2011 the partner universities of the ESRC Scottish Graduate School of Social Science information science pathway have hosted an annual doctoral colloquium (iDocQ). This is aimed at students studying for PhDs in information science and other related disciplines. Attendance is free of charge (including refreshments).

This year’s event (the fifth in the series) takes place on Monday 22nd June 2015 at Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen. The event is suitable for doctoral students at all stages of their studies and will offer attendees the opportunity to showcase their work to leading academics, researchers and other doctoral candidates.

The 2015 programme will include:

  • A keynote presentation
  • One Minute Madness presentations – with a prize for the best
  • Break-out sessions for different stages of the doctoral journey
  • Question Time, where a panel will answer a wide range of questions around PhDs submitted anonymously by the student delegates

Further Information

The main contact address for the event is Contact details for the individual committee members are listed on the web site for this year’s event, which can be found at:


To register for the event, please go to Eventbrite:

Stay on for the i3 conference!

A number of delegates already registered for iDocQ are staying on in Aberdeen for the remainder of the week for the Information: Interactions and Impact (i3) conference (, for which there is a discounted student rate.