2022 Conference of Florida Graduate Schools

Welcome!

Welcome!
2022 Conference of Florida Graduate Schools
Welcome!

Conference Update:

The 2022 Conference of Florida Graduate Schools will be held at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 20, 2022. 

For questions, email gradconference@ucf.edu.

Event Agenda

Please note: times on the following event agenda may change. 

Day 1: Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Day 1 events will primarily be for deans and staff of graduate schools. An evening event will be hosted by UCF’s College of Graduate Studies Student Advisory Council for graduate students. Tuesday’s events will be held in the Morgridge International Reading Center and the Art Gallery on the main UCF campus.

1 – 2 PM Registration and Check-In
2 – 2:05 PM Welcome Address
2:05 – 2:50 PM Presentation: Graduate Student Mental Health and Wellness 2:50 – 3:15 PM Refreshment Break
3:15 – 4:30 PM Panel Discussion: Building Community, Mental Health, Mentorship, and Advising
4:30 – 5:30 PM Reception
5:30 – 7 PM Dinner
6 PM Evening meet and greet social for students hosted by UCF College of Graduate Studies Student Advisory Council

Day 2: Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Day 2 events will be for all conference attendees (deans, staff, and graduate students). All Wednesday events will be held in the UCF Student Union Pegasus Ballroom on the main UCF campus.

Breakfast at hotel
8 – 8:30 AM Registration and Check-In
8:30 – 8:35 AM Welcome
8:35 – 9:20 AM Keynote Address – “Strategic Initiatives in Graduate Education”
9:20 – 9:45 AM Refreshment Break
9:45 – 10:00 AM Meditation Minutes
9:45 – 10 AM Judge Check-In: Statewide Graduate Research Symposium (Poster Session)
10 – 11:30 AM Judging: Statewide Graduate Research Symposium (Poster Session)
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM Participant’s Choice/Networking: Statewide Graduate Research Symposium Participants
12:15 – 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 – 3 PM Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition
3 – 3:30 PM Award Presentations and Closing Remarks

Conference Registration

All participants are required to register for the 2022 Conference of Florida Graduate Schools. Please check back later for details

Conference Fees

TBD

Directions, Facilities, and Parking

For those driving to UCF, please follow these directions to the Main Campus. Attendees can become more familiar with UCF by viewing the Campus Map.