Research Café

Research Café 研究茶座

Exchange research ideas across disciplines,
Increase visibility of research profiles,
Inspire new research and interdisciplinary collaborations

What is Research Café | Upcoming Events | Previous Events | Presentation Abstract Form


Through a series of informal and engaging events for research postgraduate students to present their research, the Research Café aims at facilitating interdisciplinary research ideas exchange, and providing opportunities for the students to enhance presentation skills.

Event Features

  • 15-minute presentations on a theme from up to 5 students researching in various disciplines
  • Discussion facilitated by a moderator
  • Feedback on presentation skills
  • Display of presenters’ print posters (Poster maximum size: 140 cm in height and 90 cm in width)
  • Sharing by scholars with expertise on cross-disciplinary research


  • Research Postgraduates: Volunteer to present your own research projects.
  • Scholars, Academics and Researchers: Invited to come and share on cross-disciplinary research, act as a moderator, and give feedback to presenters.
  • All Postgraduates: Welcome to attend events and exchange ideas.

For more information or suggest a presentation theme, please contact us by email at

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Upcoming Events

  • Research Café on Public Policy
    Date and time: 4 Oct 2019 (Fri) 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library

    Features a short talk on “Solar Energy Development in China and Japan” by Prof. XU Yuan of Dept. of Geography and Resource Management, and Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, and followed by two presentations on research by Ph.D. student Daichi Ishii and Ph.D. candidate Jun LI, across disciplines. Click here for programme details.

    CUHK postgraduates and staff are all welcome to attend.

    Register to attend: Complete the Online Registration Form.

  • Research Café on Gender Studies
    Date: 29 Nov 2019 (Fri) (tentative)
    Venue: Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library


Previous Events