2016 saw the inaugural SAANZ two-minute thesis competition for post-graduate students, held during the annual conference.
During thepostgraduate held on Tuesday the 22nd of November at the East Pier Hotel, Napier, students were given the opportunity to present their thesis work in the format of a three minute thesis competition.
Judges: Dr Peter Howland (Massey University Palmerston North); and Dr Corrina Tucker (Massey University Palmerston North). Judging was based on the following criteria: Comprehension, Content, Engagement, and Communication.
First Place: Kalym Lipsey - Massey University Albany
Runner-up: Haezreena Begum Abdul Hamid - Victoria University