Duke Research & Innovation 2023, In person

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Duke Research & Innovation 2023, In person

January 23 – 27, 2023

Attend Duke’s full week of in-person activities and debut of the Duke Researcher Fundamentals Sessions beginning January 23.

A Week-long Celebration of Research & Innovation at Duke

Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023 is a return to in-person activities for everyone excited about cutting-edge research and innovation. Join faculty and staff experts from January 23 to January 27 for an all-new program featuring the 2023 Daubechies Lecture and panel discussions covering an array of disciplines from across Duke, in addition to the debut of the Duke Researcher Fundamentals Sessions.

Schedule of Events

Monday, January 23 – Friday, January 27

All events will be recorded and made available the following week.

Klara Nahrstedt, Ph.D.

Signature Lecture

Daubechies Lecture 2023

Digital Transformation of Physical Spaces in Academic Scientific Environments

Featuring University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Computer Scientist Klara Nahrstedt, Ph.D.

Wednesday, January 25

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Great Hall,

Trent Semans Center

In honor of Duke professor and renowned mathematician Ingrid Daubechies, the Office for Research & Innovation proudly presents the 3rd Annual Daubechies Lecture featuring University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Grainger Distinguished Chair of Engineering Professor Klara Nahrstedt, Ph.D.

Duke Researcher Fundamentals Sessions

Educational Sessions for Effective Research Management

A new track of educational opportunities, Duke Researcher Fundamentals Sessions will introduce faculty investigators to various research enterprise tools, resources, and services to help facilitate their innovative research at Duke. Faculty and research staff across campus and the School of Medicine are invited to join their colleagues and subject matter experts in robust discussions about the challenges facing researchers in the post-COVID world.

All sessions will be recorded and made available the following week.

Catering Provided at Every Event

In addition to light refreshments at every Researcher Fundamentals session and panel discussion, box lunches will be provided before and directly following noontime events.

Free, On-campus Parking

On-campus parking will be available each day for attendees at no cost. Additional details and your parking garage access QR code will be provided prior to the week’s kickoff on January 23, once registered.

Daily Prizes For Attendees

Join our daily random drawing to score Duke swag and other prizes by attending events during Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023 and sharing your feedback. It’s easy — Complete the short survey provided at the end of every event and you’ll be added to that day’s drawing.


As the organizer of Duke Research & Innovation Week 2023, the Office for Research & Innovation is available to provide additional information and answer any questions you may have. Reach out to the Research & Innovation team by email.

1.23.23 Kickoff