Tuesday, February 20, 2024

U-M Bold Challenges 2024: Pursuing Interdisciplinary Research Opportunities

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

University Hall
Alexander G. Ruthven Building
1109 Geddes Ave

Free

Researchers can learn about the many U-M interdisciplinary centers and institutes that can help them collaborate more effectively and dynamically. At Bold Challenges, attendees can neet potential collaborators and find new sources of support for interdisciplinary innovations. MNI Executive Director Dr. Ravi Allada will present a lighting talk during the event.

MNI Executive Director Ravi Allada, M.D., will present a lightning talk at the event.

The event will feature lighting talks from leading researchers, a panel discussion on how to generate more competitive proposals, and opportunities to network with representatives from the many innovative centers and institutes on campus.

At the event, the 2024 edition of Bold Challenges will also launch. The programs include several improvements, which create new opportunities for U-M faculty to connect with networks, knowledge, training, tools, and funding to build interdisciplinary research teams that can help researchers take on the greatest challenges of our state, nation, and world.

Applications for the 2024 Boost cohort will also open February 20. The deadline to apply for spring/summer opportunities is May 13, 2024. More details are available on the Bold Challenges website